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Consumer confidence dips

FAU BEPI Report Shows Hispanics Upbeat about Finances, but Consumer Confidence Dips

By | 07/07/2021

Consumer confidence among U.S. Hispanics fell in the second quarter, though optimism about their overall finances is building as the nation continues its recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Internet Crime Victims, Losses Rising in Florida and Five Other States

By | 07/06/2021

Illinois emerged as a new hotbed for internet crime in 2020, though California continued to lead the nation with the largest online fraud victim losses and number of victims, according to research from FAU Business.

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Overpriced Florida Homes Spark Fears of Market Instability

By | 06/29/2021

Florida housing markets remain plagued by rampant overpricing, putting potential buyers at such a disadvantage that they may be better off postponing homeownership, according to researchers at FAU and FIU.

 


 
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Boating App Wins Business Plan Competition

FAU Student’s Boating App Wins Business Plan Competition

By | 04/21/2021

A Florida Atlantic University undergraduate who created an app for the marine industry won the $10,000 first prize in the 13th annual Business Plan Competition held by FAU’s College of Business and the Adams Center for Entrepreneurship.

 

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Rental apartments in May 2022

Rising Interest Rates Not Likely to Give Renters Relief

By | 06/28/2022

Crushing rent increases remain the norm across Florida and beyond, and the Federal Reserve’s recent interest rate hike is unlikely to improve the landscape for cash-strapped renters, according to researchers at Florida Atlantic University and two other schools.

 

 
 
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