The FINANCIAL -- The estimated personal and societal cost of Violence against Women is alarmingly high. Direct and indirect costs of violence against women and intimate partner violence affect the victim, their immediate family, society and economy to the extent of slowing down their normal functioning. These are the sad results of the “Study on estimating the costs of gender-based violence in ...

The FINANCIAL -- The GOP presidential field, already 16 candidates strong and brimming with controversy, features a large number of contenders who are familiar to Republicans nationwide. Donald Trump ...

The FINANCIAL -- The retail industry is rapidly evolving. The rise of internet retailing is forcing store-based retailers to quickly adapt by adopting multi-channel strategies, such as click and ...

The FINANCIAL -- Upper-income and highly educated Americans are more likely than other Americans to say they drink alcohol. Whereas eight in 10 adults in these socio-economic status groups say they ...

The FINANCIAL -- The nation’s population is growing more racially and ethnically diverse – and so are many of its religious groups, both at the congregational level and among broader Christian ...

The FINANCIAL -- Several recent reports have suggested that fat is not the nutritional hazard it was once presumed to be. This perhaps helps explain why the 47% of Americans who say they "actively ...

The FINANCIAL -- In between honeymoon planning, cake tasting and registry scouting, soon-to-be-wed couples would be wise to set aside time to go over their spending habits and individual debt levels ...