Tag Archives: economy

The basics of cryptocurrencies

What you need to know to cut through the blockchain hype Cryptocurrencies have been around for over a decade now and have recently made multiple news headlines as Bitcoin and other digital currencies are at an all-time high. This sudden surge in currency has grabbed people worldwide, including celebrities Elon …

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Biden’s plan would rebuild nation, Minnesota

What America can build with trillions of dollars Possibly the largest bill of the generation is being discussed, one of trillion-dollar proportions. The Biden administration on March 31 proposed the Infrastructure Act, a bill that would spend more than $2 trillion on roads, bridges, ports, airports, drinking water, transit systems …

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Coronavirus and the Economy

How COVID-19 has affected the economy Since March, the US economy has been greatly affected by COVID-19. Unemployment levels have skyrocketed. According to a study by the University of California, as much as one-third of the US economy may be shut down and real unemployment levels may have rise to …

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Wealth gap

Largest wealth gap in history between young and old By Simone McIntosh, Talon staff writer This year marks the largest wealth gap in history between younger and older Americans, according to an analysis of census data by the Pew Research Center. A person who is under the age of 35 has …

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Economy impacts giving

The harsh economy is forcing students to be creative this Christmas.

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