DID YOU KNOW? This CYBER MONDAY was Amazon's single largest shopping day in their history.
DID YOU KNOW? A new tax bill is floating around and covers tax breaks for fuel cell cars, energy efficient homes, racehorses, mine safety equipment, auto race tracks and many other items, as well as retirement savings plans such as 401(k)s and individual retirement accounts (IRAs). The bill also includes some time-sensitive technical corrections. (Reuters)
DID YOU KNOW? People believe that home-price appreciation in the U.S. is much higher than it really is. Over the long run, it exceeds inflation by about 0.25 - 0.5%. The bulk of the upside lies in the forced savings, the tax breaks and the fact that you must live somewhere.
DID YOU KNOW? U.S. existing home sales have declined on an annual basis for 8 straight months, the longest slump in more than 4 years, and mostly fueled by rising asking prices that have outstripped wage increases. (WSJ)