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The Arkansas Insurance Hall of Fame is seeking nominations for its class of 2019. Nominations will be accepted through June 15. More information and an online nomination form can be found at arinsurancehof.org/nominations. The 2019 Arkansas Insurance Hall of Fame Banquet will be Oct. 17 at the University of Central Arkansas’ HPER Center. “We are […]

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Facebook Inc. on Monday (April 9) reached a $35 million pact with the Arkansas Teacher Retirement System (ATRS) and other class-action plaintiffs concerning allegations that the social media giant propped up growth projections ahead of its much-anticipated initial public offering (IPO) in the summer of 2012. Arkansas largest public pension fund – along with the […]

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The Two High-Growth Sectors That Could Outperform Tech

Over recent years, there has been no bigger opportunity for investors than technology. The FAANG stocks alone have gained over $1 trillion in market capitalization since 2014 – and these stocks, along with other tech movers and shakers, have helped propel indices to constant new highs. Growing Competition While tech shows no signs of letting […]

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Egg test

A SIMPLE test can reveal whether your eggs are fresh enough to eat, as new research finds 720 million are wasted every year. This is because consumers are relying on best before dates, and throwing away eggs that are still fresh enough to eat. You can test the freshness of your eggs by putting them […]

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A trio of patent applications hint at Facebook’s efforts to figure out your next move, when you’ll be offline and how best to advertise to you. The proposed patents, previously reported by Buzzfeed News, won’t necessarily result in these systems being implemented, but do give a sense of how the social network could take advantage […]

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THE Sun’s digital money team took home the prize gong at the financial journalism Oscars last night, winning Consumer Money Title of the Year at the Headlinemoney awards. The award recognises journalists whose stories help keep their readers’ cash in their pockets – and makes them richer. The Sun Online’s Money team: Helen Knapman, Alice […]

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Airbnb is serious about business travel.  To back that up, the home-rental company on Monday shared updates about how people use its professional community, which was recently rebranded as Airbnb for Work to ‘better encompass the unique benefits only Airbnb can offer today’s modern workforce.’ Airbnb for Work bookings tripled from 2015 to 2016, and […]

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Amazon on Tuesday said it will raise its minimum wage to $15 in the US, a response to mounting pressure over its wages and treatment of its warehouse workers. ‘We listened to our critics, thought hard about what we wanted to do, and decided we want to lead,’ Amazon founder and CEO Jeff Bezos said […]

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Buying power by metro area

Go to any large, high-density city like New York or San Francisco, and you’ll notice a difference in costs immediately. The price you pay for groceries, dinner at the restaurant, filling up your tank, or even your daily coffee goes up substantially. With high-paying jobs, booming economies, limited space, and soaring levels of density, cities […]

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A new slate of officers was installed at the ABA Annual Convention on Wednesday, April 17, including Chairman Robert Robinson, Simmons Bank of El Dorado; Chairman-Elect Jonathan Harrell, Generations Bank of Rogers; Vice-Chairman Jim Cargill, Arvest Bank of Little Rock; and Treasurer Tom Grumbles, First Service Bank of Greenbrier. Additional leadership for the coming year […]

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