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Welcome to Upper Peninsula Business Today

UP Business Today

We are a monthly magazine that keeps the U.P. business community informed on regional business activity and trends. For over 20 years, we have featured stories of local professionals who are thriving in the U.P. economy. As we continue to be your trusted source of business news, we bring new sections to highlight the people and events that make the U.P. unique including 4Hire, On the Network and The Loop.

Keeping you, our business to business partner, Intrigued, Interested and Informed.

Tricia VanEnkevort

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In This Issue

  • 6 Tips Helping Professionals Take Leaps of Faith
  • More Women are Taking Control of Their Finances
  • Safety Grants to Benefit Michingan Farms
  • UP RatePayers Challenge PIPP Cost Allocation
  • Asset Purchase VS. Stock Purchase

Yahoo! Finance: Top Stories

Asia markets wobble amid oil swoon
Asia equities zigzagged on Wednesday as traders eyed a selloff in crude oil that kicked off in the U.S. session.

Amazon playing to its strengths with listing for plumbers, mechanics
Amazon's new listing service for plumbers and electricians is a move to leverage more of the retailing technologies it developed in-house.

Cramer: No Fed, no problem
Discussing today's strong GDP data, Mad Money host Jim Cramer, says the Federal Reserve isn't the deciding factor in the U.S. market anymore, it's growth and profits.

Take Twitter private?
With Dell back on track a year after going private, CNBC contributor Herb Greenberg, discusses if Twitter would be better off going private or getting folded into someone like Apple or Google.

H-P shares dip as fiscal Q4 sales miss views
Hewlett-Packard shares fell in extended action Tuesday after the blue-chip PC maker revealed quarterly revenues that were shy of estimates.

Crude woes deepen: Oil sinks more than 2% as OPEC meeting looms
U.S. crude oil prices dropped 2.3%, the steepest selloff in two weeks, as traders sold positions ahead of this week's OPEC meeting.

El-Erian: October volatility a preview of what's ahead
Mohamed El-Erian, chief economic advisor for Allianz says the world economy, being pulled in different directions by various central banks, could mean some rough waters ahead for the market.

Silver Driving Higher For the Holidays


It's about to get rocky for stocks: Billion-dollar strategist
The road to even higher returns will be rocky, according to Dan Morris, global investment strategist for TIAA-CREF, which holds $840 billion in assets under management.

Home Depot facing at least 44 civil suits in data breach
Home-improvement retailer says investigation into breach continues.