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Rent the Runway Offers High Fashion for a Low Price

Rent the Runway lets women rent dresses worth thousands for $50 to $200 for four days. Is this the best startup idea ever?

What is a bad credit installment loan?

If you need money now and suffering from bad credit or no credit, you can get the help you need with an instant bad credit installment loan.
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Ambien : More dangerous than helpful?

Ambien is prescribed as a sleep aid, but many people that use it report a wide variety of pleasant and unpleasant side effects. CLICK TO READ MORE...
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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.

Si Vis Pacem Para Bellum | Israel’s Plan for Iran?

Si vis pacem para bellum is the Latin phrase meaning "If you wish for peace, prepare for war." Will Israel strike against Iran's nuclear facilities?
Si vis pacem para bellum. If you wish for peace, prepare for war. (Photo: commons.wikimedia.org)

U.S. jobless claims rise, tempering recent economic recovery

U.S. jobless claims are now at the highest level they've been since October, a speed bump on the road to economic recovery.
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Correcting Errors on Your Credit Report

Credit report errors are more common than you might expect. They can have a negative effect on your financial situation, so catch and correct them right away…

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.

No personal loan needed to rent housing

With rent prices falling to all time lows, people looking to rent a home can now do so without any financial hassles that are usually involved.

Impala recall begun by GM for seat belt safety concerns

GM has announced a large recall of the Chevrolet Impala. The Impala recall is because of faulty seat belt mounting for 2009 and 2010 Impalas.
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New Payday Lending Laws for 2010

An overview of the new payday lending laws that went into effect January 1, 2010.
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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.

CVS Pharmacy fined $75 million for being key meth lab supplier

Methamphetamine makers and users in the U.S. have CVS Pharmacy to thank for allowing sales of the raw materials that support their habit...
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Is the NYSE-Deutsche Boerse deal a blow to US national pride?

The NYSE Euronext merger with Deutsche Boerse dilutes a U.S. icon and gives a German company 60 percent control over the combined entity.
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Lion meat tacos removed from Arizona restaurant after threats

A restaurant in Tuscon, Ariz., has canceled a promotion of lion meat tacos after receiving threats for daring to plan to serve the food item.
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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.

New Hampshire bus | Greyhound bomb scare in Portsmouth

A bus on its way to New York City stopped in Portsmouth this morning and was surrounded by law enforcement. Was there a bomb on board? READ ON...
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Graduates are using Installment Loans to Fund Mishaps

Recent graduates use installment loans to pay emergency bills as they try to find healthy budgets to follow.

Retirees May Need Personal Loans in Addition to 401(k)s

401k accounts are meant to provide support for retired, but when 401(k) funds are insufficient, retirees may need personal loans or help from family...

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.

House Republicans launch quixotic repeal of health care reform

A Republican majority passed a bill to repeal health care reform, “Repealing the Job-Killing Health Care Law Act.” It won't pass the Senate.
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