Money $marts: A million bucks is not even close to what it used to be
Current interest rates on investing the money safely were in the 2 percent per annum range on a five-year term; about 1.5 percent on less. This meant the couple could earn a maximum of $20,000 per ... $125 a week. A million dollars was worth 165 years ...
The 1 percent of the 1 percent: How Huguette Clark's millions were spent
NEW YORK — More than $3 million dollars on dolls. Nearly $2 million to her attorney's favorite ... fortune of the late reclusive heiress Huguette Clark. The documents give us new glimpses into the life of one of America's richest families.
The 1 Percent State of Mind
Due to a spate of bizarre rants from members of the 1 percent over the past two weeks ... twice the rate as those making less than $20,000. In 2012, just 41,000 Americans—out of a total population of 310 million—gave $2,600 or more to presidential ...
CORRECTED: TIF could help multi-million dollar Muscatine project
Second St., would be remodeled into a state-of-the-art conference center with 20,000 ... July 1. The changes include the renaming of the Planner/Community Development Coordinator to Community Development Coordinator and a 2.25 percent pay increase already ...
How to lose 3 million dollars in one second?
I myself was waiting for one price to flash, an interest rate in Brazil. I had bet that rates would lower over time, from 15.10% to 14.50% or so. The size of my bet was 20,000 USD for every one hundredth of a percent ... was out 3 million dollars, and ...