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Changing Gender Gaps include Pay Gaps & Pink Taxes. Women make 20% less than men. Women also pay more than men for hygiene an beauty products. This blog breaks down these gaps and presents some ideas for change....

What does Fiat Currency mean? Fiat Currency Defined: fi·at [fee-aht, -at; fahy-uh t, -at] noun fiat; plural noun: fiats a formal authorization or proposition; a decree. "The King ruled by fiat”, “A political union imposed through imperial fiat”   An arbitrary order. “By royal fiat”  Fiat currency defined: Fiat currency is legal tender, not backed...

S&P500: SURPRISES VERSUS EXPECTATIONS To put an end to Earnings Season 3Q14, let's wrap it up! 93% of the stocks in the S&P 500 having reported earnings for 3Q14 – it’s time to put a cork in it According to actual earnings versus consensus earnings, 73.5% reported higher actual...