Stories by Mark Jewell

Wednesday, April 3, 2013

Poll finds caution 5 years after financial crisis

People say they don't spend as much, save as little or embrace as much risk as they did before the crisis, according to a survey of nearly 1,200 people by Fidelity Investments. As a group, people ...
By Mark Jewell

Friday, March 22, 2013

Comfortable retirement an elusive goal for many

Workers have little faith that the economic recovery and the stock market's climb have left them better prepared for retirement.
By Mark Jewell

Thursday, Dec. 13, 2012

Cash exits stock funds for 9th month in row

Investors pulled cash out of stock funds in November for the ninth consecutive month, fund industry consultant Strategic Insight said on Thursday. Bond funds attracted new cash for the 15th month ...
By Mark Jewell

Monday, Nov. 28, 2011

Online shopping sales surge 26 percent

On the eve of today's  "Cyber Monday," online retailers reported an even stronger start to the holiday shopping season than brick-and-mortar stores.
By Mark Jewell

Online shopping sales surge 26% on Black Friday

On the eve of today's  "Cyber Monday," online retailers reported an even stronger start to the holiday shopping season than brick-and-mortar stores.
By Mark Jewell

Friday, April 14, 2006

Grassroots marketing brings pill to its people

LEXINGTON, Mass. - After services at a predominantly black church in Atlanta, parishioners in their Sunday best roll up their sleeves to get their blood pressure checked at a health screening ...
By Mark Jewell

Wednesday, Feb. 15, 2006

Reebok's walk on wild side draws youngsters, critics

CANTON, Mass. - The images that sell Reebok sneakers these days are edgy. One ad depicts the devil. Another has fingerprints on what appears to be a police booking form, as rapper 50 Cent advises ...
By Mark Jewell
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Search of alleged dealer's home found drugs, firearms

An Augusta man who alleged sheriff's officers have used illegal steroids, some for years, came to the attention of a Richmond County Sheriff's narcotics officer twice, according to an ...
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