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All for a good cause, and a pair of skis (access required)

While talking with the executive director for the American Cancer Society at the IBR’s Women of the Year event, I heard this tid-bit. This year the American Cancer Society conducted a fund-raiser in cooperation with Bogus Basin, in Boise. Individuals ...

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Which ivory tower are you afraid of?

When I finally caught up with Suzanne Budge, Idaho director for the National Federation of Independent Business, it was on Fox 12’s television set for the Idaho Business Review/Better Business Bureau “Business at its Best” show. She has been extremely ...

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The move-up tax credit is pointless

This story from the Associated Press a couple weeks ago doesn’t surprise me. To summarize, it says the $6,500 tax credit offered to move-up homebuyers is not working. One of the big reasons is that in order to buy new ...

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