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Great Recession

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How To Get The Job You Want

The job market has still not fully recovered from the Great Recession. It can feel like no one’s hiring. So how do you get the job you want? Not through resumes and not through online listings, according to an award-winning career coach.

05/27/2014

Ft. Lauderdale Beach Flooding

Insurance Fund Strong In FL As Hurricane Season Nears

The upcoming hurricane season is just weeks away, but Florida is entering the new storm season with positive news.

05/15/2014

Florida Money

Lawmakers Have Money To Spend Or Give Back

Some recovery in Florida’s economy has helped give lawmakers a chance to focus on new items rather than the budget.

02/27/2014

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Poll: 2/3 Of Americans Unhappy With Income & Wealth Distribution

Roughly two out of three Americans are unhappy with the current distribution of income and wealth in the United States, according to the latest Gallup Poll.

CBS Miami–01/21/2014

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Wall Street Recovers As Workers Are Left Behind

Charles Dickens’ famous line, “It was the best of times, it was the worst of times,” succinctly sums up the difference between workers and corporations as 2014 begins.

CBS Miami–01/01/2014

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Fla. Economists Predict Growth In Local Economy

Florida economist are painting a good picture for the sunshine state’s economy, projecting steady growth over the next few years.

12/06/2013

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More Than 1 Million May Lose Extended Unemployment Benefits In December

More than a million people may lose their unemployment insurance in just a few weeks if Congress fails to extend a Great Recession program that increased the number of weeks for which unemployed workers qualify.

CBS Miami–12/03/2013

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If Debt Default Deadline Hits, Then What?

As the Republican-led government shutdown continues, the approaching debt limit and a possible debt default continues to grow larger on the horizon.

CBS Miami–10/09/2013

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Economic Confidence Plummeting During GOP-led Shutdown

As Republicans continue to hold the U.S. government and economy hostage to achieve policy goals; consumer confidence in the U.S. is dropping at a rate not seen since Lehman Brothers collapsed in 2008.

CBS Miami–10/08/2013

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U.S. Income Inequality Hits Nearly Record Levels

Americans are working harder and are producing more than at almost any time in recent history. But, the wealth gap between the richest one percent in the United States and the bottom 99 percent has grown to a point not seen since the early 20th century.

CBS Miami–09/11/2013

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