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Elon Musk wants the Fed to 'cut interest rates immediately' - but Jerome Powell just said inflation 'remains far too high'.  Here are 3 areas for security if costs continue to soar

Elon Musk wants the Fed to ‘cut interest rates immediately’ – but Jerome Powell just said inflation ‘remains far too high’. Here are 3 areas for security if costs continue to soar

Elon Musk wants the Fed to ‘cut interest rates immediately’ – but Jerome Powell just said inflation ‘remains far too high’. Here are 3 areas for security if costs continue to soar It is difficult to say how effective the US Federal Reserve’s monetary tightening policy has been in controlling inflation. But one thing is …

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AMC Networks to slash 20% of its U.S. workforce as cord-cutting, streaming costs and economic jitters wreck media

AMC Networks to slash 20% of its U.S. workforce as cord-cutting, streaming costs and economic jitters wreck media

A media industry battered by streaming losses, anemic stocks, layoffs and executive turmoil unveiled its latest losses on Tuesday: 20% of AMC Networks’ U.S. staff, or about 200 people, as well as the departure of the CEO Christina Spade. The news follows the equally sudden departure of Bob Chapek last Sunday from Disney after a …

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New England's high heating costs exacerbated by the feds

New England’s high heating costs exacerbated by the feds

Power the Future executive director Daniel Turner joined ‘Kennedy’ to discuss reports that fuel oil inventories in the North East and New England have fallen to a third of normal levels. Home heating bills are skyrocketing across the country amid already high energy costs, and the North East is expected to be hit hardest this …

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Europe fears its industries could fly to the United States as energy costs force factories to close

Europe fears its industries could fly to the United States as energy costs force factories to close

The empty assembly line at the Duralex glass factory in Orleans, France, on November 15. Eleanor Beardsley/NPR hide caption toggle caption Eleanor Beardsley/NPR The empty assembly line at the Duralex glass factory in Orleans, France, on November 15. Eleanor Beardsley/NPR ORLÉANS, France – The assembly line at the Duralex glass factory sits idle, its massive …

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The hidden costs of early retirement - and why you might want to avoid this trend

The hidden costs of early retirement – and why you might want to avoid this trend

Would you be willing to make big sacrifices now, so you could retire decades earlier than planned? Gwen Merz and Derek Sall both thought so, until they started questioning their decisions. “Financial Independence, Retire Early,” or FIRE, is a lifestyle movement that encourages you to build up a comfortable nest egg — at least 25 …

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FTX Raised Funds Using Form D Dark Market: “Light” Regulation Has Costs

FTX Raised Funds Using Form D Dark Market: “Light” Regulation Has Costs

The Form D market has also funded Theranos and has overtaken public IPOs as a way to raise funds for investors in recent times. Opacity in Form D fundraising has benefits and costs. I suspect the Form D market is under-regulated. UNITED STATES – DECEMBER 8: FTX Founder and CEO Sam Bankman-Fried testifies during the …

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