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It’s a 401(k) World

It’s a 401(k) World | Mr J's AP MACRO | Scoop.it
In today’s hyperconnected world, we all have to learn much more about investing in ourselves in order to succeed.
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Who Pays the Corporate Income Tax

Who Pays the Corporate Income Tax | Mr J's AP MACRO | Scoop.it
With the prospect of a Congressional debate on corporate taxes, there is no agreement even among economists about the extent to which customers, workers or shareholders bear the ultimate cost when companies are taxed, an economist writes.
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America's Biggest Entrepreneurs: High School Dropouts

America's Biggest Entrepreneurs: High School Dropouts | Mr J's AP MACRO | Scoop.it
People who have not completed high school are most likely to start their own businesses, according to a new report.
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Who Makes Up the ‘Working Poor’ in America?

Who Makes Up the ‘Working Poor’ in America? | Mr J's AP MACRO | Scoop.it
Roughly 46 million people in the U.S. lived below the official poverty line in 2011. About 10.4 million of them are considered part of the "working poor."
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Unemployment rates fell in 26 states - USA Today - USA TODAY

Unemployment rates fell in 26 states - USA Today - USA TODAY | Mr J's AP MACRO | Scoop.it
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Unemployment rates fell in 26 states - USA Today
USA TODAY
WASHINGTON (AP) — Unemployment rates fell in more than half the states in March even though job growth slowed.
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Video: Is an Online Sales Tax in Store for You?

Video: Is an Online Sales Tax in Store for You? | Mr J's AP MACRO | Scoop.it
The Times’s Andrew Ross Sorkin discusses a proposed federal bill to help states collect more taxes on Internet sales.
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The Challenge of Securing the Border

The Challenge of Securing the Border | Mr J's AP MACRO | Scoop.it
The immigration legislation in the Senate recognizes that trying to make the Mexican border impermeable to illegal entry is unrealistic. But opponents may yet challenge that premise.
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On Whether the Rich Pay Too Little in Taxes

On Whether the Rich Pay Too Little in Taxes | Mr J's AP MACRO | Scoop.it
A majority of Americans believe that high-income people do not pay enough in taxes, but that majority has been shrinking over the last couple of decades, according to new data from Gallup.
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