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In the business of love

In the business of love

Garrett Kluever, Biz And Tech Editor

February 13, 2018

Love is a powerful thing this time of year. It’s in the air, on the mind, and in the wallets. Valentine’s Day holds a special place in our culture. The 14th of February crafts images of chocolates, large red hearts, and of course flowers. But no one wants them a day early or late. Tim Hump...

Bitcoin bites back

Bitcoin bites back

Garrett Kluever, Biz & Tech Editor

January 30, 2018

The digital currency bitcoin experienced tremendous growth recently, but along with that raised many  concerns amongst those involved. Bitcoin prices skyrocketed recently to a worth of $10,800 per coin as of Jan. 26. The price of the same single bitcoin in 2010 topped at $0.39, according to The...

Holiday spending is younger and more online

Garret Kluever, Biz and tech Editor

November 30, 2017

The mega deals of Thanksgiving, Black Friday and Cyber Monday are winding down but a trend is growing among young consumers. While a majority of consumers, 54%, say they will spend more than they did last year, a survey by the National Retail Federation and Prosper Insights & Analytics show t...

It is never too early to talk about retirement

Garrett Kluever, Biz & Tech Editor

November 15, 2017

On Nov. 16, retirement planner from Fidelity, Bob Intoccia, will be on campus to host a tax shelter annuity enrollment workshop for 403(b) which are retirement plans certain employees of public schools and specific tax-exempt organizations. He will also be available for one-on-one appointments that day t...

CEO shows innovations at conference

The UW-W poses for a photo during the conference. Two members competed in the pitch competition but did not make it past the preliminary round.

Garrett Kluever, Biz and Tech Editor

November 1, 2017

The University of Wisconsin - Whitewater College Entrepreneurs Organization (CEO) chapter attended the Global Conference and Pitch Competition in Tampa, Florida Oct. 26 - 28. Conference attendees had the opportunity to network with other entrepreneurs, attend presentations, talk with experts and ...

Top Stories of the Week for October 26th, Halloween Edition!

October 25, 2016

Check out this week's sneak peak of the Royal Purple. It's scary excellent!

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