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Marijuana Legalization: 3 Legit Angles to Profit From Decriminalized Pot

Filed under: Investing
Earlier this month, voters in Washington state and Colorado fired up Election 2012 coverage when, in addition to picking a president, they also voted to legalize possession of small amounts of marijuana for personal use. War-on-…

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Election Day Roadmap: How the Swing State Results Will Roll in on the Way to 270

Filed under: Election 2012

Well, here we are: Election Day.

After $2 billion in total campaign spending, three presidential debates, hundreds of campaign ads, and thousands of campaign appearances, the presidential race is … wait for it … a t…

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Are Swing States Doing Better at Retirement Savings Than the Rest?

Filed under: Retirement, Economy, Election 2012For one more week, politicians and election followers will focus their attention on voters in swing states that are likely to be the key to victory in the Presidential race. Amid the many questions those v…

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Most Toyota Plants in Japan Remain Idle

Toyota Motor (TM) reportedly won’t resume vehicle production at any of its plants in Japan on Tuesday, as the automaker had planned. The continued stoppage leaves in question just how soon the world’s largest automaker will be able to resume operations…

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From Colorado Springs: Lessons for America’s Budget-Cutters

Some communities question if they can function along the Spartan economic guidelines touted by Tea Party activists. One place those municipal leaders might want to examine is Colorado’s second-largest city. It’s a laboratory in …

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