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The Founding Banksters

The Founding Banksters

Some of the earliest bank tycoons in America were the men we now revere as the Founding Fathers, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

There was a definite need for banking in the new country.

During the Revolutionary War, the rebelling colonies and the Continental Congress were anything but…

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American Homebuyers Struggle to Save for the Down Payment

American Homebuyers Struggle to Save for the Down Payment

If homebuyers want to get the best rate on a mortgage, they must first come up with a 20% down payment. A new study finds that this down payment averages 2/3 of a family’s annual income.

According to online real estate firm Zillow, a buyer must scrape together…

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Technology Execs Giddy About Future of Industry

Technology Execs Giddy About Future of Industry

Technology elites are more optimistic about the future of the U.S. technology industry than the general public are, and more optimistic about the incoming Trump administration’s likely impact on the industry, according to a new report from public relations firm Burson-Marsteller.

The Burson-Marsteller Age of Trump…

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CEO Confidence Returns

CEO Confidence Returns

CEOs greeted the New Year with renewed confidence, according to a new report from The Conference Board.

The Board’s Measure of CEO Confidence increased sharply in the fourth quarter of 2016 after declining a bit in the third quarter.

CEOs’ assessment of both current and near-term economic conditions…

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Charging Stations: The New Crack

Charging Stations: The New Crack

Have you been at an airport, near a public charging stations, and seen how people behave? They reach the station like souls who’ve been lost in the desert for weeks. That station is like cool water. People show great relief at the site of it. Truly, charging on-the…

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Heat Brings People

Heat Brings People

As humans, we seek warmth and avoid the cold. Maybe that explains why Florida and Texas cities make the Ten-X list of hottest single-family housing markets.

Ten-X, an online real estate marketplace, released its Top Single-Family Housing Markets Report for Winter, which ranks the nation’s…

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