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Thousands affected by Medicaid eligibility change

A change in how eligibility for Medicaid is determined could save Indiana $26 million this fiscal year by pushing thousands of residents off coverage but providing first-time benefits to even more at lower costs.
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U.S. executives feeling tight-fisted about worker raises

A survey of Harvard Business School alumni released Monday reveals a series of trends that are widening income disparities and may be weakening the ability of the U.S. economy to grow in the long term.
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New United Way strategy fuels big changes

United Way spent nine months putting together The New U—a strategic shift intended to speed change by investing in programs that make a measurable difference in the areas of education, income, health and basic needs.
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Feds' new data adds shine to Hoosier incomes

In April, the U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis began considering cost of living alongside the stew of income figures it has long collected, and the new, adjusted income numbers make both the metro area and the state look like better places to live.
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State tax collections fall just below projections

The state brought in a total of $1.04 billion in July general fund revenue, a decrease of 0.5 percent from the December 2013 state revenue forecast.
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Not so golden: Wealth gap lasting into retirement

With traditional pensions becoming rarer in the private sector, and lower-paid workers less likely to have access to an employer-provided retirement plan, there is a growing gulf in the retirement savings of the wealthy and people with lower incomes.
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As U.S. job market strengthens, many don't feel it

The economic recovery is entering its sixth year, but a number of factors help explain why many Americans don't feel better off.
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Obama wants limits on U.S. company mergers abroad

President Barack Obama on Thursday demanded "economic patriotism" from U.S. corporations that use legal means to avoid U.S. taxes through overseas mergers.
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Feds scrutinize Indiana for Medicaid backlog

More than 80,000 Hoosiers had their applications for the Medicaid health benefits stuck in a backlog in May, prompting the federal government to launch a special review next week.
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First Internet reports smaller quarterly profit

A slide in mortgage-banking income hurt earnings, but net-interest income, commercial loans, deposits and assets were all on the rise.
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