Day: April 24, 2012

Business Ideas Tips
SBA offers free web chat on “Keeping Business Ideas Fresh”

The San Antonio Small Business Administration District Office will hold a free web chat to highlight ways to keep your business ideas fresh.  Do you have questions about how to sharpen your business ideas, how to organize your business or new ways to market your business? Octavia Kuransky, program development manager for SBA’s Central Alabama…

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Hispanic Chamber offices closed Friday, April 27

The San Antonio Hispanic Chamber of Commerce offices will be closed on Friday, April 27 in observance of the Fiesta San Jacinto holiday.  Offices will re-open on Monday, April 30. SHARE THIS POST

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U.S. Consumer Confidence Little Changed

Confidence among U.S. consumers was little changed in April. The Conference Board’s confidence index was at 69.2 compared to a revised 69.5 in the prior month, figures from the New York-based private research group showed today. Read the full article: U.S. Consumer Confidence Little Changed SHARE THIS POST

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Home Prices Decline

U.S. home prices continued to decline at the start of the year, pushing S&P’s Case-Shiller home-price indexes down to new post-crisis lows in February. The Case-Shiller index of 10 major metropolitan areas fell 0.8% in February from January. The 20-city index was also down 0.8% from the previous month. Separately, sales of new homes in…

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