Monthly Archives: February 2010

Garbage Island brews a toxic chemical soup

The Great Pacific Garbage Patch – or "Garbage Island" for short – is more trash than one Pacific Ocean should have to handle. We need to clean it up.

Palo Alto Plane Crash | 3 Dead as fires and power outages break out

A small plane crash in Palo Alto has left 3 dead, and resulted in fires and power outages. READ MORE...
Photo resembling the Palo Alto plane crash

Colleges Looking for Fast Cash are Finding it with the Seniors

Colleges and Universities looking for fast cash are finding it with a new senior population.

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.

Consumers Needing Fast Cash Still Can’t Rely on Banks

Consumers looking for fast cash used to be able to find funding at their bank. In today's market, that is no longer an option.

A New Breed of Entrepreneur

A new breed of entrepreneur is being created by the recession. These aren’t the dreamers; they’re the discouraged unemployed in need of work.

Feed your sweet tooth on Paczki Day, Fat Tuesday

On Packzki Day, you know it's Fat Tuesday in the most literal sense of the word. Paczki is a delicious fried treat that will pack on the pounds.

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.

Dating on a Budget

Dating on a budget can boost romance and create lasting memories. With a little creativity, romantic and unique activities can keep the fires burning...

You can save payday cash by looking for new auto insurance

Examining monthly bills, like auto insurance, can uncover a lot of extra payday cash.

How to check IRS refund status

To check your IRS refund status, just follow these simple steps. Click here...
IRS refund status

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.

Workers Struggle for Payday Cash While CEOs Reap Benefits

While employees struggle with payday cash, CEOs seem surprisingly stable with high salaries.

Don’t forget these top 10 overlooked tax deductions

Thanks to WalletPop, here are the top 10 overlooked tax deductions that can help you get a bigger tax refund – or pay less!

Jobs bill undergoes big cuts, despite bipartisan support

There's no official word from Harry Reid on why he slashed the jobs bill, but there are plenty of theories. Mine: He simply did it to save money...
Jobs bill, Harry Reid

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.

Death Bear comes to those who call

Death Bear comes to Brooklynites who text him. They give him what lost lovers have left behind, and the healing catharsis is very real.

Installment Loans, Planning and Vendors are Just the Beginning

Installment loans, business plans and vendors are just the beginning for small business owners. A growing concern is managing online security.

Mortgage Foreclosed? You Might Still Owe Money

Did you know that even if you have to turn over the keys and walk away from your home, you may still be liable for the unpaid balance on your mortgage?

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.

Airborne laser brings down missiles in flight

Success! The airborne laser has taken down missiles in tests. Now, America just needs an online cash advance to be able to afford more of them.

Secured Credit Cards Can Help Reestablish Credit

A secured credit card can help reestablish a good credit history. Knowing the basics of what a secured card is and how it works helps in deciding to get one…