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Americans lost $87 billion in productivity to traffic congestion in 2018

Just how much time and money do you waste sitting in traffic every year? According to a new report, it’s around $87 BILLION dollars!.....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralFeb 12th, 2019

Americans lost $87 billion in productivity to bad traffic in 2018

Just how much time and money do you waste sitting in traffic every year? According to a new report, it’s aroun.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayFeb 12th, 2019

Cryptos: Americans lost $1.7 billion trading bitcoin in 2018 — and more than half don’t know they can claim a deduction

Americans who owned bitcoin in 2018 took a shellacking, and according to a survey, a surprising number of them don’t plan on taking advantage of the one bright spot: a tax deduction......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 15th, 2019

Flu Season Could Cost Employers $17 Billion

The 2018-2019 flu season is predicted to cost U.S. businesses some $17 billion in lost productivity. Here are some steps employees and employers can take to minimize the impact......»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstJan 10th, 2019

What's the most expensive cost U.S. drivers faced last year?

While motorists shell out for fuel, insurance, maintenance, traffic congestion and lost productivity, .....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayApr 9th, 2018

Why Kroger Stock Lost 16% in March

Unlike its peers, the grocery giant didn't enjoy a customer traffic spike in 2018......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsApr 4th, 2019

China"s ZTE Corp lost $1 billion in 2018, despite last quarter rebound

China's ZTE Corp made a net profit of 276 million yuan in the fourth-quarter as it recovered from costly U.S. sanctions which dragged it to an overall 2018 loss of 7.0 billion yuan ($1 billion)......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMar 27th, 2019

Cities With the Absolute Worst Traffic in the World

While Americans may think traffic in the U.S. is bad, only two U.S. cities are among the 25 worst in the world for traffic. The average American loses 97 hours a year to traffic congestion. But this........»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstMar 20th, 2019

Healthy Versions of Old-School Junk-Food Snacks

Americans love to snack. The market research firm NPD reported that we consumed nearly 386 billion ready-to-eat individual snack foods in 2018. Another marketing survey forecast that the salty snacks........»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstMar 15th, 2019

Trump"s trade war cost U.S. economy $7.8 billion in 2018: study

President Donald Trump's trade battles cost the U.S. economy $7.8 billion in lost gross domestic product in 2018, a study by a team of economists at leading American universities published this week showed......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMar 15th, 2019

Etihad Airways loses $1.28B in 2018 in third year of losses

The Abu Dhabi-based long-haul carrier Etihad Airways says it lost $1.28 billion in 2018, the third consecutive year of losses of over a billion dollars......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsMar 14th, 2019

Millions Of Americans Are Getting Angrier: Tax Refund Shortfall Hits $46 Billion

Two weeks ago we reported that as a result of less tax withholding in 2018, millions of Americans (who got more money in their pocket in 2018 compared to 2017) will be "angry" once they.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeFeb 28th, 2019

Michael Cohen's testimony: Are you watching? It could cost employers nearly $4 billion

The time many Americans were likely to spend watching Michael Cohen testify before Congress could amount to up to $3.83 billion in lost pr.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayFeb 27th, 2019

Uber says it lost $1.8 billion in 2018

Uber, the most highly- valued US based startup, is heading into its much-anticipated IPO after more than one billion dollars in losses last year......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralFeb 15th, 2019

Social Skills: Are Decentralized Platforms the Future of Online Interactions?

Traditional social media platforms such as Facebook and Twitter, while still immensely popular, have lost users and have experienced changes in traffic patterns. In fact, according to an August 2018 SimilarWeb report, over the last two y.....»»

Category: realestateSource: rismediaFeb 14th, 2019

U.S retailers lost $300 billion in revenue from markdowns in 2018

U.S. non-grocery retailers lost $300 billion in revenue in 2018 due to markdowns, according to a new report fro.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 12th, 2019

America wasted $87B on traffic jams. Boston, D.C., Chicago top the list

INRIX ranks Boston, Washington D.C. and Chicago as the three worst U.S. cities for congestion in terms of hours lost by drivers annually......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralFeb 12th, 2019

Do you love snacks? You're not alone. Here's why you eat more of them all day long.

Americans ate an estimated 386 billion ready-to-eat snacks in 2018, up from 356.4 billion in 2011, according to the research firm .....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayFeb 4th, 2019

Super Bowl Could Cost Businesses $4.4 Billion in Lost Productivity

This year's Super Bowl could cost employers as much as $4.4 billion in lost productivity as employees spend some time this week talking about the game and more time Monday dissecting the outcome.........»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstJan 28th, 2019

U.S. economy lost at least $6 billion to government shutdown: S&P

The U.S. economy lost at least $6 billion during the partial shutdown of the federal government due to lost productivity from furloughed workers and economic activity lost to outside business, S&P Global Ratings said on Friday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 25th, 2019

Two federal lawsuits claim GreenSky misled investors

GreenSky completed an initial public offering in May 2018, raising $1 billion with shares priced at $23. Its shares have since lost more than half their value, and are trading today at about $10......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 9th, 2019