All articles tagged Economy (17)

Why Accountants are a Smart Hire for the Middle Class

Why Accountants are a Smart Hire for the Middle Class

In a Nutshell: Everyone needs help now and then — but sometimes realizing you need help is the hardest hurdle to jump. While many consumers and small business owners think accountants and CPAs... read more »

CalEITC4ME Works to Bring Awareness to the Estimated 1.7 Million Californians Who are Eligible for the State Earned Income Tax Credit

CalEITC4ME Works to Bring Awareness to the Estimated 1.7 Million Californians Who are Eligible for the State Earned Income Tax Credit

In a Nutshell: For more than 40 years, observers have hailed the federal government’s Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC) as one of the most effective anti-poverty tools in the US. In recent years,... read more »

Market-Leading Forecasts for US Employment & Economic Growth on Moody’s Analytics Economy.com

Market-Leading Forecasts for US Employment & Economic Growth on Moody’s Analytics Economy.com

In a Nutshell: The American job market is the strongest it’s been in nearly five decades, with unemployment rates dipping toward 4% and more than 6 million available jobs in the country. Monthly... read more »

Rasmussen Reports Delivers Unbiased & Accurate Economic and Political Opinions with the Collection, Publication, and Distribution of Public Polling Information

Rasmussen Reports Delivers Unbiased & Accurate Economic and Political Opinions with the Collection, Publication, and Distribution of Public Polling Information

In a Nutshell: Opinion polls have been popular for nearly a century, with many individuals and companies working to find ways to appropriately gauge public sentiment on topics ranging from... read more »

10 Cities Primed for Economic Growth & Opportunity in 2018

10 Cities Primed for Economic Growth & Opportunity in 2018

The United States is home to hundreds of cities and towns, each with its own unique history — many of which stretch back decades or even several centuries. And among the many is nearly every... read more »

Socrata Open Finance Brings Transparency to Local Government Spending So Citizens Can See Where Their Tax Dollars Are Going

Socrata Open Finance Brings Transparency to Local Government Spending So Citizens Can See Where Their Tax Dollars Are Going

In a Nutshell: The signs of road improvement abound on city and state thoroughfares: the clutter of heavy machinery, the orange traffic cones lining the shoulder, and the ubiquitous “Your... read more »

Indeed.com Matches Candidates with the Right Positions Helping Job Seekers Overcome the Anxiety of Looking for Work in a Digital Age

Indeed.com Matches Candidates with the Right Positions Helping Job Seekers Overcome the Anxiety of Looking for Work in a Digital Age

In a Nutshell: We all have that person on our social media timeline who shares a little too much information about their lives. While many modern web surfers are quick to display pictures and... read more »

Entergy Serves 2.9 Million Customers with Affordable Electricity and Community Development Programs that Further State Economies

Entergy Serves 2.9 Million Customers with Affordable Electricity and Community Development Programs that Further State Economies

In a Nutshell: Energy providers across the country work around the clock to keep their customers’ lights on and still put financial resources aside to make the communities they serve a... read more »

State-Sponsored NY Green Bank Drives Up to $1.6 Billion in Investments Furthering Clean Energy Projects Throughout New York

State-Sponsored NY Green Bank Drives Up to $1.6 Billion in Investments Furthering Clean Energy Projects Throughout New York

In a Nutshell: Individual states are often given the task of finding solutions to the nationwide push for cleaner energy and environmental recovery. That job becomes more difficult when it comes... read more »

Marijuana Legalization Has Far-Reaching Economic and Financial Implications for Communities

Marijuana Legalization Has Far-Reaching Economic and Financial Implications for Communities

In a Nutshell: In recent years, voters in eight US states and the District of Columbia have chosen to legalize the recreational use of marijuana among adults. In even more states, marijuana is... read more »