Marathon has a massive footprint, over 1,000 different stores. The scale that they can apply, the pricing power they can get, just makes a smaller operation like this uncompetitive.
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It is important to talk before marriage because people tend to marry later in life today, and most have a significant financial history,
More often than not, many parents end up picking up recurring monthly bills for things like cellphone plans forever. Oftentimes these charges become lifelong commitments for many parents.
Don’t pass up free money from your employer. That means at least saving enough on your own in your 401(k) to take advantage of your employer’s full matching contribution.
It’s an ideal time to take a financial snapshot of your life, and redirect resources toward yourself. The good news is your cash flow is hopefully turning positive.
Seniors in the future will need a good retirement plan to make ends meet. However, work on that plan needs to begin when people are in their 20’s to get the best result.
Treasury Bills have proven to be a much better way to invest your savings dollars. Banks are in the business of making money and they advertise, the government doesn’t. In mid-August, the average 6-month T-Bill was paying out 1.61% more than the average bank 6-month CD.
While state investment in new buildings is fine, it’s missing out on a badly-needed resource in Buffalo: more doctors. There are far better uses for state dollars to revitalize Western New York’s economy than riskier ventures such as the Tesla plant.
Shares of Tesla lost approximately nine percent of their value Friday, as the high-tech company moves forward amid concerns including a Securities and Exchange Commission investigation.