Some quick links to start your Wednesday. People who work more than 55 hours a week have a significantly higher chance of strokes and coronary heart disease than those who work less than 40 hours, according to a new scientific study … The 80/20 rule of time management: stop wasting your time … Five business books to help anyone succeed … The most affordable cities to raise a family … Five reasons why the Fed won’t raise rates in 2015 … Why Google Chromebooks are not a good fit for the banking industry.
- The city of Cedar Rapids, Iowa, is sending unpaid tickets generated by traffic tickets to collections, and reporting the unpaid fines on the vehicle owners’ credit reports, which could be a no-no under a proposed deal between the three major agencies and 31 state attorneys general.
- Economists from the Federal Reserve Board of New York have published a study that analyzes the data that consumers report about their debt levels, compared with data that lenders report. With the exception of credit card debt, the amounts reported are strikingly similar.
An improved economy is to blame for more traffic
The most important question hanging over the Presidential campaign
If you have a tip or item you would like to share, or are interested in sponsoring the Daily Digest, please contact me at [email protected].