PhillyDeals Archive: June, 2011

AT&T vs Apple

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Big recent events in telecom-land show that competition in the personal-communications business is now "AT&T versus Apple," and mobile-phone... Read more

'Irrational' insurers risk big losses: Ace boss Greenberg

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Price-chopping competition among property-and-casualty insurers could mean another round of big losses for the industry, warns Evan Greenberg... Read more

Insurance moguls top St. Joe's $150M donor list

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St. Joseph's University still doesn't have a permanent President to replace Father Timothy Lannon, who announced his departure last September... Read more

Porn king Cohen: Another Philly fortune based on vice

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Once upon a time, Philadelphia was a place ambitious men went to make fortunes in trade, and finance, and manufacturing. But nowadays our... Read more

Lawyer-turned-brewer's ginger ale outgrows Bridgeton plant

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Reuben Canada's Jin-Ja ginger beer (ginger, cayenne, lemon, mint, green tea, sugar, non-carbonated, non-alcoholic), brewed at the Rutgers Food... Read more

Santorum quits $168,000/year part-time post at US-funded co.

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Rick Santorum, the US Senator (R-Pa.) voted out of office by Pennsylvanians in 2006, has quit his post as a member of the board of directors... Read more

Philly banks for sale: 1st Niagara shops; ING weighs bids

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First Niagara Bank is looking to buy another $1 billion-plus Philadelphia area bank to combine with the former Harleysville National and put... Read more

How to sell the investor who worries about everything

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Every salesman needs a story. And if you're selling stocks, bonds and funds into an uncertain market, you need more than one. To fine-tune... Read more