Monthly Archives: January 2010

Workers are frustrated with their jobs

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

Obama spending freeze: Is it doable?

To those who dismiss Obama's spending freeze as impossible, I quote CNN, which points out that this is "a partial, three-year freeze on discretionary spending."
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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?

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.

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.

What Is A Personal Installment Loan Versus Just A Regular Payday Loan?

What’s best for you, a personal installment loan, or a payday loan? Understand the difference between the two, the requirements, and the benefits...
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Reverse mortgages are secured loans that don’t always work out

Reverse mortgages are secured loans that experts are warning could be the next financial fiasco.

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.

Andre Bauer says poor children are like stray animals

Lt. Gov. Andre Bauer of South Carolina came from humble beginnings. Yet he still felt it necessary to compare poor children to animals.

Many businesses find the year’s end the best time to strategize

The end of the year is a great time for business owners to reassess their business model and make adjustments.

Payday loans no faxing

Life happens. The car breaks, the washing machine breaks, the electric company is threatening to shut me off. Should I consider payday loans no faxing?
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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.

Straight talk about Cash till Payday Loans

For those with mixed feelings about applying for a cash till payday loan, it is time to have an honest conversation and decide what's right for you.

Mortgage Loans and Home buyers

The dream of owning a home will never die and the availability of a mortgage loan will always be present.

Borrowing Money Can Still Be an Advantage if Managed Wisely

The recession taught consumers hard lessons about credit, but borrowing money does not have to be detrimental if managed correctly.

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.

Overlooking Simple Deductions can cost Taxpayers

There are some very common deductions that are missed by taxpayers each year causing them to overpay.

A Career in Financial Writing can bring in Fast Cash

Many consumers are looking to bring in fast cash by taking on Financial Writing as a freelance job.

Debt management plans pay debt and restore credit

There are a lot of rumors circulating, which make people wary of creating a debt management plan. Here we weigh fact against fiction.

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.

Stock Market Progression Signals Recovery

Investors are migrating away from financial stocks signaling a maturity in the recovery of the overall economy.

Wedding Cans Update: Pete and Andrea’s saga continues

When I started writing about Wedding Cans, the couple was at about 4 percent of their goal. But after the AP picked up the story, it went international...
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