Daily Archives: March 18, 2010

Jobs bill may get workers back to work

President Obama has signed a bill intended to create jobs by providing tax breaks for businesses and funding for infrastructure programs...
Two businessmen in black suits with back to camera running down a sidewalk

Lt. Dan Choi arrested during DADT protest

Lt. Dan Choi was arrested during a protest against Don't Ask, Don't Tell when he handcuffed himself to the fence outside the White House.
Lt. Dan Choi leading a gay-rights rally

Americans using installment loans to pay for aging parents

Americans are using installment loans, savings and dipping into retirement savings to handle parents' medical care...

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.

529-savings plan does not necessarily provide quick cash

The 529-college savings plan isn't necessarily the quick cash option many advisers claimed it was in past years. READ MORE ...

FedEx heralds modest economic recovery

FedEx announced that fiscal third-quarter profits more than doubled from a year ago, the first year-over-year increase in five quarters...
Colorful drawing of airplane, truck, and conveyor belt carrying packages

Cornell student suicides: a troublesome trend

There has been a trend of student suicides at Cornell University the last few weeks. How is the school responding to this troublesome trend?
photograph of a deep gorge, like the ones near Cornell University

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.

Congressional Budget Office | The CBO on healthcare

The Congressional Budget Office released its preliminary analysis of the health care bill. What is the estimate, and how does the CBO work?
Congressional gavel

Wowwee Rovio: half robot, half webcam, all awesome

The Wowwee Rovio is today's deal on Woot - so what is this robot webcam, how can you use it, how can you hack it, and is it worth the price?
Wowwee Rovio

Easy Ways to Make Money Online – Part One

With a variety of ways to make money online, smart entrepreneurs can begin working from home by creating a new income stream today...