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Cigarette smoking: Does nicotine have you in its grasp?

Quitting smoking is not easy, but is possible. This addictive drug is damaging not just with your health, but your general financial health.
Cigarette butts

B of A buys bad guaranteed loans back from Fannie and Freddie

Bank of America has recently put aside some serious cash to compensate Freddie and Fannie for bad guaranteed loans B of A is responsible for.
B of A

UPDATE: Stormy Daniels’ Senate Run Turns Deadly

Stormy Daniels (Stephanie Clifford) is an adult film star who wants to be the next senator from Louisiana. Apparently, the opposition is taking her seriously...
Stormy Daniels

Is Applying For A Payday Loan Through A Direct Lender The Best Option?

Using a lender matching service can get you cash in as little as 2 hours. Direct lenders have a very high denial rate for applications.
Using a lender matching service can get you cash in as little as 2 hours. Direct lenders have a very high denial rate for applications.

3 ways to e-file your taxes for free

The government and several private companies, such as Turbo Tax, offer free programs for electronically filing your taxes...
Turbo tax free

Where’s my refund | Getting your money from the government

The IRS provides services to help you track where your tax refund is - but there is some information you need to provide.
Tax Refund

Charities Suffer in the Recession

The recession wreaked havoc on many businesses, but it also caused charitable organizations to suffer financial disarray...

How Can Installment Loans Help Protect Your Credit Rating?

There are millions of people each year that ruin their credit score because they did not know they could use installment loans to pay their bills before defaulting.
There are millions of people each year that ruin their credit score because they did not know they could use installment loans to pay their bills before defaulting.

Don’t be taken – Understanding the top 10 secrets of liars

You assets are valuable, particularly in a recession. Know the top 10 secrets of liars and avoid being taken in a financial scam!
The best liars aren't crossing their fingers behind their backs as this man is doing.

Need money now?

If you need money now, right now, you could get up to $1,500 in two hours, so you've come to the right place! No credit check loans available!
A working man in need of money now.

The Arizona ban and the financial reform bill

The effects of the Arizona payday loan ban include businesses closing and jobs being lost. Will the federal financial reform bill do likewise?
Grand Canyon

Do Not Fall Behind On Your Bills - See How Short Term Loans Can Help Prevent Late Fees and Penalties.

Short term loans can help you stay current on your bills by providing quick cash so you do not rack up expensive late fees and penalty charges.
Short term loans can help you stay current on your bills by providing quick cash so you do not rack up expensive late fees and penalty charges.

Apple earnings boom for first quarter

Apple has been booming lately, and the first quarter Apple earnings have shot through the roof off of sales of iPhones and Mac computers.
Definitely not what Apple earnings look like.

Internal Revenue Service to stop cooperating with RAL lenders

The IRS won't give certain information to refund anticipation loan lenders anymore. They IRS is offering free e-filing and faster deposits.
Form 1040

Jaycee Lee Dugard Pictures | Picking Up the Pieces

Jaycee Lee Dugard and her two daughters have the rest of life ahead of them, and it will be life of freedom. But what must it be like to have to begin again...
Jaycee Lee Dugard pictures | Before the abduction (Photo: find-missing-children.org)

How To Get A Cash Advance Even With Bad Credit and Bankruptcy On Your Record

Not many people know they are still eligible for cash advances after bankruptcy or losing their credit. There are no credit checks so bad credit does not affect eligibility.
Not many people know they are still eligible for cash advances after bankruptcy or losing their credit. There are no credit checks so bad credit does not affect eligibility.

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...

Casimir Pulaski Day honors Continental Army general

A few states today observe Casimir Pulaski Day to honor the Polish-American army general who was head of the first American cavalry. Read more ...
Casimir Pulaski

Cathinone | Drugs sold as bath salts have suicidal effects

A powder sold as "bath salts" in many states -- known as MDPV or cathinone -- is proving to be a highly addictive drug with suicidal effects.
Bath Salts

Keep Your Debt to Credit Ratio Down By Using Personal Loans Instead of Credit Cards

The higher your credit balance the lower your credit score may be. Personal loans online do not go on your credit report in most cases.
The higher your credit balance the lower your credit score may be. Personal loans online do not go on your credit report in most cases.

Four Loko being used to create ethanol fuel

Four Loko, the infamous “blackout in a can,” is being recycled into ethanol. The same facilities are also recycling packaging and aluminum.
A crushed can of Four Loko resting on the ground.