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careful use of material resources

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any of numerous sun-loving low-growing evergreens of the genus Armeria having round heads of pink or white flowers

extreme care in spending money

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More parents than non-parents (86 percent versus 71 percent) have visited thrift stores and 53 percent of parents would be most likely to shop at a thrift store for clothing or shoes this back-to-school season.
Asternotes' new Asterdeals offers an easy mobile coupon system allowing thrift store owners to create and manage unlimited mobile coupon marketing on the thrift shopper-focused platform.
At the end of the third quarter, there were 23 problem thrifts--an increase from 17 thrifts in the previous quarter and 12 thrifts one year ago.
The proposal was issued by the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation, the National Credit Union Administration, the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency, and the Office of Thrift Supervision.
Because of the collapse of the oil industry and its associated effect on real estate prices in the early 1980s, many thrift institutions in the ninth district of the FHLBank System (Arkansas, Louisiana, Mississippi, New Mexico, and Texas) became insolvent.
The success that both the consumer and thrift lobbies had in bamboozling Congress is best evidenced by William Proxmire, the chairman of the Senate Banking Committee, who oversaw the $100,000 sellout.
That's when he's due to become CEO of the new Dime Bancorp, the fourth largest thrift in the nation and the biggest on the East Coast, with $20 billion in assets.
Will the thrift share of the home lending market recover?
Specific areas of concentration are the banking, thrift, leasing and specialty finance sectors.
Rewarding Recycling A higher percentage of thrift shoppers prioritize buying sustainable or recycled products as compared to those that do not shop thrift (53 percent versus 40 percent), and a higher percentage also try to purchase items made by companies who are environmentally conscious (42 percent versus 30 percent).
This was the center's second fashion show and boutique and was orchestrated by Georgia Lowder, director of the charity's thrift store.
Comments are due February 1, 2001, to the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency, the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation, or the Office of Thrift Supervision.
The standard mutual-to-stock thrift conversion is accomplished as a tax-free reorganization under Sec.
THE RECOVERING THRIFT INDUSTRY IS CLEARLY on a roll.
CPAs with clients or companies using thrift institutions as depositories can continue to rest easy.