Category Archives: Economics

Historical Social Security Payroll Tax Rates

Historical Social Security Payroll Tax Rates from 1937 to today… SOURCE

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What do Americans do with their tax refunds?

According to a recent National Retail Federation study, almost 55% of young adults plan to turn their refunds into savings. If you are getting a refund this year, think about adding to your savings account or investing in a CD. … Continue reading

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2015 Report: How much H-1B visa holders make in the U.S.

Ever wondered how much H-1B visa holders make? Now’s your chance to find out: San Francisco-based engineer Theo Negri has released a database of H-1B applications, searchable by company. Whenever a firm based in the United States wants to bring … Continue reading

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Can we afford to go to space?

Space is not a government program; it’s the rest of the Universe. Private space business is now a major factor, bent on finding investors interested in generating profits by making space more accessible to more people. Space business pays taxes … Continue reading

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QUIZ: How Well Do You Know Energy? | HP

QUIZ: How Well Do You Know Energy? | HP The tech sector has become integral to societal progress and success, but how has tech influenced energy consumption and what does it mean for us going forward? Take our quiz to … Continue reading

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What’s HOT and what’s NOT in the US Real Estate Market as of Spring 2015

When it comes to negotiating power, it’s better to be a home seller in the Bay Area and a buyer in Philadelphia. Zillow’s spring analysis of buyers’ and sellers’ markets across the U.S. looked at how long homes spend on … Continue reading

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NEW Revolutionary Architectural Designs by the UK for China’s Tallest Building Ever Just May Save the World in Process

While the architectures of yesteryear are often blamed for urban decay, today’s buildings could be responsible for its renewal. Jutting from the ground like two giant stalagmites, the latest design from UK architecture firm Chetwoods is going to blow the … Continue reading

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VIDEO REPORT: Private Dream Chaser Space Plane to Launch 1st Orbital Flight in 2017

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Six Good Paying Jobs Not Usually Thought About…

Navigating a tough economy isn’t easy, but picking a career path and sticking to it can provide enough focus and drive to mitigate the difficulties. If you’re less concerned about doing something you love and more concerned with financial stability, … Continue reading

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VIDEO REPORT: 2013 Emerging Market Analysis

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