Economy

Stimulus Update: With 31 Million Unemployed, Lawmakers Are Still ‘Trillions Apart' On A Deal

21 minutes ago   |   Forbes

As benefits expire, rent comes due, the school year looms and states struggle, Washington's warring factions are racing to rescue the economy and their political fortunes.
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Nearly one third of people that have gone back to work after being laid off during the coronavirus pandemic have lost their jobs again, study finds

Nearly one third of people that have gone back to work after being laid off during the coronavirus pandemic have lost their jobs again, study finds

29 minutes ago   |   Business Insider   |   6 articles

As many as 31% of workers who were initially added back to payrolls after COVID-19 layoffs have been laid off again, a study from Cornell University showed . In addition...
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The majority of employees don't feel safe returning to work

The majority of employees don't feel safe returning to work

29 minutes ago   |   Business Insider

While there's a big push to reopen the economy from lawmakers, workers themselves don't feel safe returning to business as usual. The majority of workers don't want to return...
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Rally launches Creator Coin cryptocurrency for influencers

Rally launches Creator Coin cryptocurrency for influencers

29 minutes ago   |   Venture Beat

Rally is launching a cryptocurrency dubbed Creator Coin that will help influencers, content creators, and streamers run their own virtual economies.
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US average mortgage rates fall; 30-year loan at 2.88%

59 minutes ago   |   Chron   |   4 articles

WASHINGTON - U.S. average rates on long-term mortgages fell this week, pushing the key 30-year loan to a record low for the eighth time this year. Mortgage buyer Freddie Mac...
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SMIC will play a foundational role in the development of China's tech sector

SMIC will play a foundational role in the development of China's tech sector

1 hour ago   |   Business Insider

SMIC needs to develop 7nm foundry capabilities to help China-based companies fill the void left by TSMC and Samsung. But even with government support, SMIC faces a significant...
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US suffers world's biggest jump in economic misery as COVID cases surge

US suffers world's biggest jump in economic misery as COVID cases surge

1 hour ago   |   Business Insider   |   5 articles

The US is set to suffer the biggest jump in economic misery this year as inflation slows and unemployment spikes. The country dropped to rank 25 from rank 50 in Bloomberg's...
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WATCH: 2 YouTube creators explain how they've adapted their businesses during the pandemic and how they got their starts as influencers

1 hour ago   |   Business Insider   |   5 articles

In this Business Insider webinar, YouTube creators and influencers Katy Bellotte and Ruby Asabor walked us through how they built their businesses using social media. They also...
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Can startups that tackle the U.S.'s broken healthcare system scale across the world?

2 hours ago   |   Fortune

This is Jonathan Vanian filling in for Lucinda, who is on her much-deserved vacation. The shiny new thing for investors: startups using artificial intelligence to fix...
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Why bank stocks could surge 50% in the next 18 months, according to a Wells Fargo analyst

Why bank stocks could surge 50% in the next 18 months, according to a Wells Fargo analyst

2 hours ago   |   Business Insider   |   2 articles

Mike Mayo, Wells Fargo senior banking analyst, told CNBC bank stocks could increase by 50% in the next 18 to 24 months. He explained that banks are experiencing the highest...
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Teladoc and Livongo's $18.5 billion mega-merger will form the first-ever virtual care giant in the US

Teladoc and Livongo announced a $18.5 billion mega-merger. The two platforms are the first companies to go public in their respective sectors and will amass a combined user... Read more ...

1.2 million seek jobless aid after $600 federal check ends

1.2 million seek jobless aid after $600 federal check ends

WASHINGTON - Nearly 1.2 million laid-off Americans applied for state unemployment benefits last week, evidence that the coronavirus keeps forcing companies to slash jobs just... Read more ...

When and How to Update Your Buyer Personas

When and How to Update Your Buyer Personas

You've spent a lot of time carefully curating your buyer persona using customer demographics and interviews, surveys, and social media data to build a marketing strategy with... Read more ...

The Latest: Duluth reports most cases in Minnesota county

The Latest: Duluth reports most cases in Minnesota county

Duluth, Minn. - St. Louis County in northeastern Minnesota this week has added new coronavirus cases faster than any other county in the state. Read more ...

Uber is set to reveal how badly the coronavirus hurt its business in the 2nd...

Uber is set to reveal how badly the coronavirus hurt its business in the 2nd quarter. Here's what to expect from its pivot to food delivery

Uber will report its second-quarter earnings on Thursday afternoon. The company saw its core ride-hailing business hobbled by the coronavirus pandemic in the spring and going... Read more ...

Biden will spend a record $280 million on ads, with 20% going to digital

Biden will spend a record $280 million on ads, with 20% going to digital

Joe Biden announced a planned $280 million in ad buys, with 20% going to digital. This is in line with our pre-pandemic predictions that digital political ad spend would... Read more ...

Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway rallies to 5-month high as investors...

Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway rallies to 5-month high as investors cheer its flurry of recent purchases

Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway saw its stock price hit a five-month high on Wednesday. The rally comes after the famed investor's company made a $10 billion acquisition... Read more ...

New SiteMinder Study Reveals Italian Hotel Guests Will Arrive at the Last Minute

New SiteMinder Study Reveals Italian Hotel Guests Will Arrive at the Last Minute

SiteMinder's Changing Traveller Report, which combines the survey responses of nearly 600 Italian residents, shows a staggering 68 percent will book their accommodation less... Read more ...

Pence slams Supreme Court Chief Justice John Roberts as 'a disappointment to...

Pence slams Supreme Court Chief Justice John Roberts as 'a disappointment to conservatives'

Vice President Mike Pence called Republican-appointed Supreme Court Chief Justice John Roberts 'a disappointment to conservatives' on Thursday. Pence pointed to recent SCOTUS... Read more ...

Why bank stocks could surge 50% in the next 18 months, according to a Wells...

Why bank stocks could surge 50% in the next 18 months, according to a Wells Fargo analyst

Mike Mayo, Wells Fargo senior banking analyst, told CNBC bank stocks could increase by 50% in the next 18 to 24 months. He explained that banks are experiencing the highest... Read more ...