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How To Be A Serial Entrepreneur

More than a decade ago, I made the life-changing (aka turned upside down) transition from the corporate world to the realm of self-employment. Being able to set my own schedule, control...

Mexico’s remittances reach record $26.9 billion in 2016

MEXICO CITY – The money sent home to Mexico by migrants living abroad rose to almost $27 billion in 2016, the highest on record. Remittances rose 8.8 percent, from $24.78 billion...

Minister: Mexico May Leave NAFTA if Renegotiation Unfavorable

Mexico could pull out of the North American Free Trade Agreement if a renegotiation of its terms does not benefit Latin America's second-largest economy, Economy Minister Ildefonso Guajardo said on Tuesday. "There...

Fiat boss: Losing US as export destination would cripple Mexico’s auto sector

DETROIT –  The chief executive of Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) said here Monday that his company might be forced to end production in Mexico if Donald Trump's future administration imposes tariffs...

Five tips for finding your way in the professional world

Ideally, we should all know what we want to do professionally from an early age and devote all our time and energy to achieving accomplishments in that specific area. But the...

Ford Cancels Mexican Plant but Is Still Moving Small Car Production

Ford Motor Co. announced Tuesday it has scrubbed plans to build a new $1.6 billion assembly plant in Mexico, a project that had been spotlighted by then-candidate Donald Trump, especially after...

Ford Commits to $700M U.S. Plant as Trump Blasts GM on Mexican-Made Chevy

Ford Motor announced Tuesday it was canceling a $1.6 billion plant in Mexico in order to invest $700 million in its Michigan operation — a deal the automaker said would add...

Puerto Rico will run out of money in February, governor-elect says

SAN JUAN – Puerto Rico's governor-elect is warning that the U.S. territory will run out of money by February to pay public employees. Ricardo Rossello said Monday that only about $147 million...

Walmart to invest $1.3 billion in Mexico

Walmart's Mexico unit will invest $1.3 billion over the next three years, company officials announced Wednesday at an event with Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto. The CEO of Walmart de Mexico y Central America...

Newest headache for Venezuelans: Accessing and carrying loads of worthless cash

Caracas, Venezuela –  Imagine this: $20,000 cash, in $10, $20 and $50 bills. Not long ago, a 79-year-old lady in Caracas, Venezuela, received her pension in such way — a mountain...