Monthly Archives: August 2014

Oil Continues to Sink; Lowest Level Since January

Financial News for the Week Ended August 23rd US stocks finished the week just off records set earlier in the week. More positive economic data powered the rally. The S&P 500 rose 1.7% and the Dow gained 2.0% for the … Continue reading

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A Different Identity | Nonprofit Fraud Blog

Reposted from the This Week in Nonprofit Fraud Blog – August 18, 2014 A Different Identity Photo courtesy of Irvin Calicut, licensed under Creative Commons Attribution-Share August 11, 2014: Simone Nicole Gray has pleaded guilty to mail and Social Security … Continue reading

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July Retail Sales Flat; Economy Still Struggling to Gain Momentum

Financial News for the Week Ending August 16th US Stocks gained ground over the week as international tensions eased over much of the week. The S&P 500 rose 1.2% and the Dow was up 0.7% for the week. Internationally, Japan … Continue reading

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A Judge’s Nonprofit | Nonprofit Fraud Blog

Reposted from the This Week in Nonprofit Fraud Blog – August 11, 2014 A Mayor’s Nonprofit Photo courtesy of fox4kc.com August 4, 2014: Stephen Dennis, the former mayor of Grandview, MO, was sentenced this week to one year in prison … Continue reading

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Stocks Gained as Tensions Eased on Ukrainian Border

Financial News for the Week Ending August 9th Photo courtesy of http://www.bizjournals.com Stocks gained to end the week as tensions eased on the Ukrainian border. The S&P 500 edged up 0.3% and the Dow rose 0.4%. 

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Caught with Hand in the Cookie Jar | Nonprofit Fraud Blog

Reposted from the This Week in Nonprofit Fraud Blog – August 4, 2014 A Multiple Offender Photo courtesy of Nagagym, licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike July 28, 2014: After pleading guilty in May of this year to two separate … Continue reading

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An “Affinity” for Fraud | Nonprofit Fraud Blog

Reposted from the This Week in Nonprofit Fraud Blog – July 28, 2014 An “Affinity” for Fraud Photo courtesy of JTA.org July 23, 2014: Yaakov Weingarten has been ordered to pay $360,000 to the United Jewish Appeal Federation of Jewish … Continue reading

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