Finance

Jul 22, 2014
Paid search programs are the most popular online customer acquisition...
Los Angeles -- Paid search programs are the most popular online customer...
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Jul 22, 2014
Net earnings at Rent-A-Center Inc. fell 58% year-over-year in the second...
Plano, Texas – Net earnings at Rent-A-Center Inc. fell 58% year-over...
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Jul 21, 2014
GE Capital announced it is providing Brookstone, the product development...
Norwalk, Conn. -- GE Capital announced it is providing Brookstone, the...
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Jul 21, 2014
Wal-Mart Stores Inc. has reportedly invested $103 million in its Indian...
Bentonville, Ark. – Wal-Mart Stores Inc. has reportedly invested $...
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Jul 21, 2014
Dirk Montgomery, executive VP and CFO of Ascena Retail Group Inc. since...
Mahwah, N.J. - Dirk Montgomery, executive VP and CFO of Ascena Retail...
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Jul 21, 2014
Parents spend, on average, $659 on school-related costs throughout the...
Austin, Texas – Parents spend, on average, $659 on school-related...
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Jul 21, 2014
General Electric is spinning off its Synchrony Financial consumer credit...
Stamford, Conn. -- General Electric is spinning off its Synchrony...
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Financially Speaking

The Impact of Online Sales Tax

By Jonathan Barsade, founder and CEO, Exactor
For more than a decade, federal and state lawmakers have attempted to craft legislation to regulate the collection of sales tax on Internet purchases. The Marketplace Fairness Act of 2013 passed the Senate in May with bipartisan support.
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Deals/M&A

Global Payments acquires PayPros
Global Payments Inc. will acquire Payment Processing, Inc. (PayPros). PayPros, based in California, is a provider of fully-integrated payment solutions for 58,000 small-to-medium sized retailers in the U.S.
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Newsmakers

eBay reports strong Q4 quarter; Carl Icahn looks to spin off PayPal
eBay posted a profit of $850 million, compared with earnings of $751 million a year ago, for its fourth quarter, ended Dec. 31, 2013, while revenues rose 13% to $4.5 billion, fueled by strong mobile results.
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