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How iBuyers Fuel the Rise in Investor-Owned Homes

One of the big trends post-recession has been the phenomenon of big investors buying single-family homes. This trend has been fueled by technology, as specialized firms now use the internet to find and purchase inventory.

In the past, large investors often found that investing in
SFHs was awkward…

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There Were 20 Major Work Stoppages in 2018, The Most Since 2007

In 2018, there were 20 major work stoppages involving 485,000 workers, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reports.

The number of major work stoppages beginning in 2018 was the
highest since 2007 (21 major work stoppages). The number of workers involved
was the highest since 1986 (533,000…

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Romantic Tattoo Removal

Do you have the name of the wrong significant other tattooed on your body? Someone you used to be with? That can be awkward on Valentine’s Day – so luckily there is help available.

A company called Invisible Ink Tattoo Removers is
offering up to a $500…

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Majority of Workers Negotiated Pay with Last Job Offer, Robert Half Finds

Today’s job seekers are confident in their bargaining power, suggests new research from global staffing firm Robert Half.

More than half of professionals surveyed (55 percent) tried
to negotiate a higher salary with their last employment offer,
a 16-point jump from a similar&nbsp…

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The Most Cost-Effective Vehicles, Long-Term

Negotiating a good price on a new car can save hundreds or even thousands of dollars, but shoppers can save even more simply by choosing the right car to begin with. Purchase price is just one of the costs associated with vehicle ownership, and when the continuing costs of fuel…

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Where to Buy Valentine’s Perfume Online

Where do you get the best last-minute deals on Valentine’s Day perfume? It’s not where you might think.

A study by price monitoring experts Minderest finds that the best online deals are not to be found on Amazon. In fact, this e-Commerce giant had the highest…

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The 100 Most Romantic Restaurants in America, According to OpenTable

Valentine’s Day is the most popular day for dining out, and to help diners pick the ideal restaurant to impress their valentine, online restaurant reservations company OpenTable recently released its annual list of 100 Most Romantic Restaurants in America for 2019 according to OpenTable diners.

Featuring restaurants coast-to…

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