Governor Bredesen Calls for Drastic Cuts in Tennessee's 'Family' Budget
- What is it? What is it worth? Fendelman, Helaine; Schwartz, Jeri // Country Living;Mar1993, Vol. 16 Issue 3, p78
Presents answers to `Country Living' readers inquiries on identifying and evaluating their possessions by professional appraisers. Rococo-style rocking chair; Cyprus-pattern platter; Leaded-glass ceiling fixtures; More.
- More disciplinary money available for spending for 1996 holiday season. // Hudson Valley Business Journal;11/25/96, Vol. 7 Issue 15, p32
Reports on an increase in the average household spending for holiday shopping for fiscal 1996, according to Iowa State University economists. Projected strong holiday season for retailers; Expected increase in holiday sales.
- Finances and newlyweds. // Ebony;Oct1993, Vol. 48 Issue 12, p36
Offers the advice of experts on how new couples can reach financial unity with budgeting and teamwork. Chicago psychologist Maryse Nazon comments on divorces that occur because of money arguments; Charles Ross, author of `Your Common Sense Guide to Personal Financial Planning'; How Roslyn and...
- FAMILY BUDGET: STATISTICS AND REALITY. Rytov, Yuriy // World Affairs;Jun89, Vol. 152 Issue 1, p22
Comments on the published statistics of family budget in Russia. Income of highly paid and low-paid citizens; Exclusion of payments and benefits from social consumption funds in family budgets; Errors in the breakdown of expenditures on the budget.
- Making a List, Checking It Twice. Boothe, Richard M. // DollarSense;Fall2001, p7
Presents saving techniques in preparation for holiday expenses. Benefits of buying gifts online; Recommendation for getting best prices on airfare; Need for managing the finances. INSET: BARGAIN HUNTING.
- Gold is in the details. // American Demographics;Jul93, Vol. 15 Issue 7, American Spending p2
Shows how consumer spending changed between 1986 and 1991 as sourced from the Bureau of Labor Statistics' Consumer Expenditure Survey. Shifts in consumer spending; Increase in spending in health care, education, and taxes; Increase in discretionary spending; Division of households into broad...
- Food, glorious food. // American Demographics;Jul93, Vol. 15 Issue 7, American Spending p4
Presents statistics on food spending between 1986 and 1991 as reported in the Bureau of Labor Statistics' Consumer Expenditure Survey. Increase in spending for frozen dinners, baby food, condiments, snacks and soups; Decrease in spending for dairy products and nonalcoholic beverages; Spending...
- Shelter spending. // American Demographics;Jul93, Vol. 15 Issue 7, American Spending p6
Presents statistics on housing expenses between the year 1986 and 1991 as reported in the Bureau of Labor Statistics' Consumer Expenditure Survey. Real estate values; Utilities as biggest expense; Mortgage interest; Average amount of rent; Increase in property taxes; Furnishings and equipment;...
- Hot clothes. // American Demographics;Jul93, Vol. 15 Issue 7, American Spending p10
Presents statistics on clothing expenditure between the year 1986 and 1991 as reported in the Bureaus of Labor Statistics' Consumer Expenditure Survey. Working women's clothing; Gender gap in clothing; Increase in purchases for children under two; Black-white clothing gap; Underwear for infants;...