Money-less ball

I read this headline and really couldn’t believe it.   ComputerWorld of all places has this story today: Pirates tap BI tools to forecast, boost attendance.  Notice there is no mention of improving on field performance as a means to improve attendance.  They just want to narrow in on what poor folks are still willing . . . → Read More: Money-less ball

The Case for Prepaid Debit Cards

Since the start of the financial crisis in 2008, the amount of consumer credit available to individuals has decreased significantly according to the Federal Reserve, and the credit that is still available is more difficult to obtain, with banks and other lenders raising their lending guidelines.  This combination of events has made it much . . . → Read More: The Case for Prepaid Debit Cards

"Mexico Mike" Kachanovsky: Gold and Silver Producers Due for Big Upside

Mike Kachanovsky, known as “Mexico Mike,” doesn’t follow the so-called smart money. Founder of the website smartinvestment.ca, Mexico Mike believes mainstream commentators are leading investors astray by insisting that it is too late to get into mining stocks and precious metals. In this exclusive interview with The Gold Report, Mexico Mike explains why . . . → Read More: Mike Kachanovsky: Gold and Silver Producers Due for Big Upside

Economic Events on September 29, 2011

At 8:30 AM EDT, the U.S. government will release its weekly Jobless Claims report. The consensus is that there were 420,000 new jobless claims last week, which would would be 3,000 less than the previous week.

Also at 8:30 AM EDT, the final GDP report for the second quarter of 2011 will be announced.  . . . → Read More: Economic Events on September 29, 2011