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Craigslist | Legal questions about sex ads, kids and crime

Craigslist, the online classifieds site, is encountering yet another set of legal challenges. How is the company planning to defend itself?
Cragislist corporate offices

Study suggests marriage may be nearly obsolete

According to a recent Pew Research Center study, traditional marriage appears to be heading toward becoming obsolete in the United States...
A late 1970s-early 1980s family portrait.

Has Ireland exited the recession? A quick fix seems unlikely

Is the Ireland recession actually over? Despite a WSJ report, many believe investors aren't convinced that government borrowing is over…
The Pear Tree Cottage Inn, just one of many boarded up signs of the Ireland recession.

Payday loan APR Fees and How They Compare To Other Financing Rates

A fee of $32 on a $100 bounced check can have an APR as high as 2,336%. You would be surprised to see how other fees measure up.
A fee of $32 on a $100 bounced check can have an APR as high as 2,336%. You would be surprised to see how other fees measure up.

What Does a Loan until Payday Mean to You?

With unemployment rates soaring, someone who once made a decent living might now work for chicken feed, and a loan until payday might seem like a million bucks.

Whether it’s Money Mart or Loan Mart, you can’t go wrong

Money Mart, Loan Mart and Money Shop have a well-established walk-in no fax cash advance business in America, Canada and the U.K.

Holiday Money Loans: Borrowing money for the holidays

Need money for the holidays? Apply online for holiday money loans and get cash in almost no time. No credit check, no faxing -- no stress...
Holidays

Installment Loans Online and How They Differ From The Average Payday Loan

One of the most liked features of installment loans is being able to pay them back over a much longer period of time then normal loans you may find locally.
One of the most liked features of installment loans is being able to pay them back over a much longer period of time then normal loans you may find locally.

Recall on childrens medicine 2010 | Tylenol, Motrin included

The 2010 recall on children's medicine includes liquid medicines such as Tylenol and Motrin. What should you do with the recalled product?
Take your medicine

Plunging commodity prices leaving investors jittery

Prices of gold, silver, coffee, oil, gasoline, copper and other "safe haven" investments have dropped precipitously in the last few days.
Silver coins

Obama picks Robert A. Harding for TSA

President Obama has picked Robert A. Harding as the new head of the TSA. Who is Robert A. Harding, and is he qualified for the job? READ MORE...
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The Ease and Convenience of Short Term Loans Needs To Be Managed In A Smart Way

It is not wise to go crazy with short term loans just because you can get them online with no credit checks, no collateral and without having to fax in tons of documents.
It is not wise to go crazy with short term loans just because you can get them online with no credit checks, no collateral and without having to fax in tons of documents.

Payday Loans can help get you the fast cash you need

If you have ever felt like your paycheck is already gone before you even get paid, Personal Money Store can help you with a payday loan.
Payday Loans when you need cash fast

Debit Cards offer quick cash access but at a price

Consumers looking for quick cash may think debit cards are the answer, but they need to be careful with options.

Krispy Kreme, Dunkin Donuts celebrate free doughnut day

June 4 is National Doughnut Day, and you can get free doughnuts at some Dunkin Donuts and Krispy Kreme stores. Or make your own! READ MORE...
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What You Need To Know To Keep From Getting Trapped By Cash Advance Addiction

Cash advances are not a long term financial fix for spending spree addictions. Using them should be done so responsibly and in a realistic manner.
Cash advances are not a long term financial fix for spending spree addictions. Using them should be done so responsibly and in a realistic manner.

Beware phantom debt pains from charge-offs

Beware: Even after debt debt drops off your credit report, debt collectors may still be able to collect. Arm yourself with information.
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Death panels sneak in under the radar as a Medicare regulation

A Medicare rule paying doctors to give advice about end-of-life care has conservatives spreading paranoia about death panels once again ...
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Groupawn tries to live on nothing but Groupon coupons for a year

Chicagoan Josh Stevens has taken up the Groupon challenge to wander the U.S. living off nothing but online coupons from Groupon for a year.
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No Credit Check Personal Loans From The Comfort Of Home - A Good Thing or a Bad Thing?

Personal loans are so easy to get it worries some consumer groups. Like anything on the internet it pays to be informed before you pursue any online transactions.
Personal loans are so easy to get it worries some consumer groups. Like anything on the internet it pays to be informed before you pursue any online transactions.