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FEMA says that it does not factor in previous losses into its decisions on applications to redraw the flood zones. Bill Dedma

Having just one insurance provider for all flood risk in the entire country makes no sense. Jeb Hensarling

There's no such thing as a 100-year flood. Andrew Cuomo
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Health Plans for Early Retirees
Q. My wife and I plan to retire at age 55. Our main concern is what to do about health care until we are eligible for Medicare. What are our options? A. As early retirees, you'll have several options for health insurance coverage …
Kiplinger
Single Millennials: Keep These Benefits In Mind During Open Enrollment
It’s open enrollment season for workplace benefits. You’ll soon be getting a notice from HR, or maybe you already have. If you’re young …
Forbes
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Consumer borrowing rises, led by more auto and student loans
Consumer borrowing rose in September at a modest pace, driven by more student and auto loans, though a category that mostly includes …
ABC News


Here are the 10 companies with the most cash on hand
American companies are sitting on piles of cash, frustrating investors and leading some on Wall Street to wonder why they aren't …
CNBC
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Millennials' Chronic Health Problems Will Limit Their Lifetime Earnings, Report Says
More millennials in the U.S. are suffering from chronic health problems, potentially restraining the lifetime economic potential …
Time
Time to start your student loan payments? Here's what you need to know to avoid mistakes
If you're a recent graduate who received your diploma in May, you're in for a real treat: It's time to start making payments on federal …
USA Today
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What People Spend on Christmas Around the World
With Christmas fast approaching, many Americans are scrambling to finish their last-minute Christmas shopping, decorate their homes …
Investopedia
The number of billionaires is increasing globally, UBS says
The number of billionaires in the world ballooned in 2018, even as their collective fortunes dipped for the first time in three years …
Fox Business
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9 Essential Practices to Make College Pay Off
Many parents and students wading through college applications this fall are experiencing sticker shock. Couple that with 44 million …
Kiplinger
Time your credit card application this bonus-friendly season
In late 2017, San Francisco couple Riley Adams and his wife stumbled upon the Halley's comet of airline credit card welcome offers. For …
ABC News
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Medicare Part B Premiums Rise 7% In 2020, With Premiums For Highest Income Couples Nearing $12,000 A Year
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services has announced Medicare Part B premiums for 2020, and the base premium increases nearly 7% …
Forbes
Cartoon
"If you feel bad about having a lifespan of only 13 years, imagine paying taxes for 80 years!"
Copyright © Randy Glasbergen
Trivia
Who is the Italian statistician who published a 1912 paper on the income distribution of a nation's citizens and who has now given his name to a measurement of inequality?
See the answer below.
How Expensive Is New York City to Live In?
Life really does cost more in New York. To be precise, the cost of living in Manhattan was 148% higher than the …
Investopedia
What Year Was It?
Ellis Island Closes
What Year
Ellis Island, the gateway to America, shuts it doors after processing more than 12 million immigrants since opening in 1892.
The day was Nov 12. What year was it?
Quote of the Week
"Stocks have reached what looks like a permanently high plateau."
Irving Fisher, Professor of Economics, Yale University, 1929
Trivia Answer
Who is the Italian statistician who published a 1912 paper on the income distribution of a nation's citizens and who has now given his name to a measurement of inequality?
Answer: (Corrado) Gini
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