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Exodus From a Historic Puerto Rican Town, With No End in Sight

Exodus From a Historic Puerto Rican Town, With No End in Sight By FRANCES ROBLES JULY 16, 2017 An abandoned furniture store in Lares, P.R. The town in the mountainous heart of the Caribbean island has lost more people to … Continue reading

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Far from NYC parade, Puerto Ricans to vote on island’s fate

http://nypost.com/2017/06/09/far-from-nyc-parade-puerto-ricans-to-vote-on-islands-fate Far from NYC parade, Puerto Ricans to vote on island’s fate By Danika Fears June 9, 2017 | 12:13am Thousands of Puerto Rican revelers clad in red, white and blue will hit the streets of New York City on Sunday … Continue reading

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Puerto Rico Woos Home Buyers – WSJ 11-19-15

Incentives change behavior, whether for good or bad. https://www.wsj.com/articles/puerto-rico-woos-home-buyers-1447947744 Puerto Rico Woos Home Buyers Financial incentives are luring home buyers to Puerto Rico, where some jumbo loans have lower down-payment requirements than those in the states. Illustration: Chris Gash By … Continue reading

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Puerto Rico car insurance – Mapfre, QBE Optima Velox24, Seguros Multiples, Universal

When you register your car, $99 of that fee goes towards about $4000 in compulsory insurance coverage.  This is a good start, but not enough to properly protect yourself in the event of an accident.  The reason Puerto Rico requires … Continue reading

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Puerto Rico water rates expected to increase in January 2018

http://www.elnuevodia.com/english/english/nota/waterhikemustgenerate1020million-2320291 Water hike must generate $1,020 million The AAA is developing several rate models it will submit to the Oversight Board Friday, May 12, 2017 – 9:39 AM By Gerardo E. Alvarado León The original AAA fiscal plan established the … Continue reading

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Uber says 900 new ‘economic opportunities’ would be created with access to airport

  http://caribbeanbusiness.com/uber-900-new-economic-opportunities-would-be-created-with-access-to-airport Uber: 900 new ‘economic opportunities’ would be created with access to airport By Cindy Burgos Alvarado on February 28, 2017 SAN JUAN – If the government allowed Uber drivers access to Luis Muñoz Marín International Airport, the travel … Continue reading

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How dependence on corporate tax breaks corroded Puerto Rico’s economy

http://www.reuters.com/investigates/special-report/usa-puertorico-economy Puerto Pobre How dependence on corporate tax breaks corroded Puerto Rico’s economy By Nick Brown Filed Dec. 20, 2016, noon GMT The island bet on multinational manufacturers, who bailed when the U.S. repealed a key tax incentive. Meanwhile, frustrated … Continue reading

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