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Loan servicers found guilty of gouging in Reno, Nevada

One loan servicer in Reno has been found guilty by a jury of charging fees improperly. The investors say this is the first of many lawsuits.
Loan servicing

Investors considering medical marijuana IPOs

Medical marijuana and hydroponic supply companies are growing quickly, and two of the larger companies are considering offering public stock.
Hydroponic growth

State of New York sues Ernst & Young for civil fraud

New York Attorney General Andrew Cuomo has filed a lawsuit against accounting firm Ernst & Young for alleged civil fraud.
Ernst & Young building in New York's Time Square.

How Can Your Credit Score Be Saved With Something As Simple As A Payday Loan?

Millions of people every year fall short on various bills and lose credit points. Payday loans are a no credit check option that can ease the pain.
Millions of people every year fall short on various bills and lose credit points. Payday loans are a no credit check option that can ease the pain.

Cash Now is being Focused on Paying Down Debt

Cash now is being focused on paying down debt rather than building up retirement savings.

Panda Express offers free Thai Cashew Chicken

You can give the Thai Cashew Chicken at Panda Express a free try today, with a printed coupon. How could you make it at home? READ ON...
Panda Express

John Bolton says Israel has three days to bomb Bushehr

Former U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations John Bolton says Israel has "three days" to bomb Iran's Bushehr nuclear facility. READ ON…
A map of the Middle East. Iran and Israel are depicted in green. Insets include John Bolton and a tall glass of lemonade.

Facts About Installment Loans Everyone Should Know Before Applying Online

Are installment loans online safe and secure? Is applying a big hassle with tons of hoops to jump through? We have the facts you want to know.
Are installment loans online safe and secure? Is applying a big hassle with tons of hoops to jump through? We have the facts you want to know.

Wi-Fi signals are damaging trees, says Netherlands study

The ultra-fine particles in Wi-Fi radiation are damaging trees, according to a Netherlands study. Could other living things be in danger, too?
The international symbol for Wi-Fi.

Standard Hotel in New York Will Ask Guests Not to Strip

The Standard Hotel in New York has become famous for attracting guests who love to show it off for people walking by the bank of floor-to-ceiling windows…
Oh, the things you'll see (Photo: flickr.com)

Suzanne Porcelli’s sex charges a new low for Gambino family

Suzanne Porcelli's sex charges in an indictment of 14 alleged members of the Gambino organized crime family signal a new low in mob conduct.
New York City Police Department

How To Get A Cash Advance Without Providing Collateral or Submitting To A Credit Check

Credit checks can hurt your credit score and providing collateral for a loan is an unneccessary risk which can be avoided.
Credit checks can hurt your credit score and providing collateral for a loan is an unneccessary risk which can be avoided.

State Legislators for Legal Immigration take aim at anchor babies

The group State Legislators for Legal Immigration has proposed legislation that would make the U.S.-born children of illegal immigrants also illegal.
Baby

Today is National Penguin Awareness Day, warmbodies

What are you doing on National Penguin Awareness Day? Going for a swim in Arctic waters? Eating sardines? Going about your everyday business?

DMV.ca.gov launches new online services

DMV.ca.gov has expanded its online services in effort to save manpower. Drivers should enjoy the added efficiency of fewer trips to the DMV.
A room full of people waiting for their turn in line at the DMV.

How Personal Loans Online Can Prevent Your FICO Credit Score From Going Down

Traditional loans require a credit check which puts a hard inquiry on your credit report which in many cases lowers your overall credit rating.
Traditional loans require a credit check which puts a hard inquiry on your credit report which in many cases lowers your overall credit rating.

Omega-3 fish oil fails to slow Alzheimer’s, study says

Omega-3 fatty acids failed to reduce cognitive decline in a study designed to test the effectiveness of fish oil for Alzheimer's therapy...
omega 3 fatty acids are found in fish oil

Budgeting: Creating and Using Metrics

Effective budgeting and money management must be measurable. Analyzing your progress is essential in order to determine whether you are meeting your goals...

Installment loans from bailouts may not be that expensive

There may be a rational basis for the installment loans lent by the government in bailouts. Some of the loans have started making a profit.
Tim Geithner

How To Use Short Term Loans To Get Through a Budget Crisis Wisely

Everyone finds themsevles in a budget crisis from time to time and short term loans are only the answer in some circumstances when used wisely.
Everyone finds themsevles in a budget crisis from time to time and short term loans are only the answer in some circumstances when used wisely.

Recovery Watch: Credit card mail has increased dramatically

Credit card mail has increased considerably, a sign of credit easing. Know some of the major ploys card companies use to get you to sign up.
A stack of credit card mail offers, with diagrams that highlight the major card issuers and the three major credit bureaus.