Monthly Archives: January 2010

Cohabitation Agreements Protect Unmarried Couples

Cohabitation agreements are a good idea since couples who live together are not guaranteed the same automatic rights given to married couples.

Debtors Anonymous Helps Compulsive Spenders

When spending is out of control and debt becomes overwhelming, a Debtors Anonymous support group may assist people in reclaiming their lives.

People Looking for Emergency Money Try Selling their Gold

One way to find emergency money is to sell gold, but doing it wisely is crucial to getting top-dollar.

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.

Service Sector Grows Slightly, Jobs Remain Scarce

Fourth-quarter retail sales drove a slight expansion in the service sector, but created few new jobs...

Unsecured Loans Can Be Eliminated with 529 Savings

Traditionally parents use savings, unsecured loans and credit to fund their child’s college cost. Today, there is the convenient 529 Savings plan to help.

Online news readers may find emergency money dwindling

Emergency money is becoming harder and harder to find and with the New York Times poised on charging for stories, it’s getting even more difficult.

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.

Financial procrastination can come with a high price

Financial procrastination may be tempting in a bad economy, but the overall loss is too high a price to pay.

Consider Allied Cash Advance for quick, convenient cash advance

Allied Cash Advance is a multi-faceted consumer financial service company with over 210 cash advance and payday loans locations to serve you.

Anyone looking for cash now should look to Gift Cards

Consumers looking to cash now can find it by getting free gift cards.

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.

The Toyota recall list – is your car on it?

Know what to do if your new Toyota model happens to be on the Toyota recall list. It could save your life.

401k money saving strategies upon retiring

Good financial planning includes knowing what to do with your 401k when you retire. The following suggestions may help in making a smart determination.

The insurance fund may not be enough to handle secured loans

In former years, banks were safeguarded against secured loans, but the insurance fund that protects them may soon be tapped out.

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.

Recession made borrowing money even harder

Borrowing money is difficult for homeowners as they struggle to keep their homes with modifications.

ACORN videographer James O’Keefe arrested by FBI

James O'Keefe has been arrested by the FBI for conspiring to commit a felony. I wonder if ACORN contributes to Senator Landrieu's causes?

Workers are frustrated with their jobs

New surveys are showing that more and more Americans are not satisfied with their jobs.

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.

Tim Tebow Superbowl ad has CBS under fire

The Tim Tebow Superbowl ad has pro-choice women's groups in an uproar. Is the Superbowl broadcast the place for this?

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.