Numbers Count: Weekly mortgage data highlights

Wendy Cutrufelli
Mortgage Banking
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Here’s my take on the key numbers on the housing market this week.

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U.S. Outlook: Signs of healing in the jobs market

Scott Anderson
Chief Economist
Graph showing the movement upward in the number of job openings in U.S.

The latest details on job openings, layoffs, and people quitting are positive signs of an improving employment picture.

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2014 GDP: A weak start but a strong end?

Wade Balliet
Posted by Wade Balliet
Investment Strategy
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Some investors may be asking: Was Q1 the start of a downturn, or is it an outlier?

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Boosting retirement returns in a low interest-rate environment

Dale Niemi
Posted by Dale Niemi
Retirement & Investing

With interest rates at historic lows — and projected to remain low — investing for retirement can be a challenge.

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