Monthly Archives: May 2010

Intercollegiate faker Adam Wheeler scams Ivy League schools

Adam Wheeler scammed Harvard and numerous scholarship organizations out of the money to buy a quality education. It was illegally inventive…
Example of Harvard University architecture. These classical columns hold up the roof for a place of learning; Adam Wheeler's Harvard scam held up an entire administration to the flames of their own burning ignorance.

Scientists say BP oil leak estimates barely scratch the surface

The BP oil leak has been grossly underestimated, according to scientists who expect the oil to be carried by a current to the Florida Keys...
oil drilling platform in the gulf of mexico

Payroll employment increases for the month of April

During April, nonfarm payroll employment rose by 290,000. Despite this increase in employment, the unemployment rate in the U.S. increased...
A carboard box with a window cut in it that says "unemployment office."

How Can Your Credit Score Be Saved With Something As Simple As A Payday Loan?

Millions of people every year fall short on various bills and lose credit points. Payday loans are a no credit check option that can ease the pain.
Millions of people every year fall short on various bills and lose credit points. Payday loans are a no credit check option that can ease the pain.

Tradeworx hedge fund makes millions with high speed trading

Tradeworx and other high frequency hedge funds using powerful computers have replaced humans for two thirds of all stock market trades...
a picture of traders on the stock exchange circa 1936

GM posts first profits in more than two years

For the first time in almost three years, GM has posted a profit. The company had experienced heavy losses for almost two years. READ ON...
The General Motors Building

Pesticides associated with ADHD cases in kids

A joint University of Montreal/Harvard University study suggests there may be a connection between certain pesticides and child ADHD. READ ON...
A man holding produce against the wall of an art museum by wedging it between his body and the wall. Are pesticides and ADHD to blame here?

Facts About Installment Loans Everyone Should Know Before Applying Online

Are installment loans online safe and secure? Is applying a big hassle with tons of hoops to jump through? We have the facts you want to know.
Are installment loans online safe and secure? Is applying a big hassle with tons of hoops to jump through? We have the facts you want to know.

Personal installment loans today | Up to $1,500 – no credit check

Avoid late payments and overdraft fees. If you need up to $1,500 within two hours, apply for personal installment loans today...
Smiling woman on the computer applying for personal installment loans today.

Richard Eskow and the burden of proof re. payday loans (Pt. 1)

World Bank consultant Richard Eskow criticizes payday loans in the Huffington Post, but he offers no real proof to back his conflicting claims…
A statue of the Greek titan Atlas, whose charge was to bear the weight of the world on his shoulders. Similarly, when one makes an accusation against another as Richard Eskow does against payday loans, the burden of proof can be just too difficult to shoulder.

Gear yourself up for Bike To Work Week

Bike To Work Week is here, and even if you bike one day, you can save yourself time and money, help the environment and improve your health...
Bike To Work Week.

How To Get A Cash Advance Without Providing Collateral or Submitting To A Credit Check

Credit checks can hurt your credit score and providing collateral for a loan is an unneccessary risk which can be avoided.
Credit checks can hurt your credit score and providing collateral for a loan is an unneccessary risk which can be avoided.

Will California budget crisis 2010 spread to other states?

The California budget crisis forces Arnold Schwarzenegger to make deep cuts in programs for the poor, but he vows not to increase taxes...
arnold schwartzenegger gestering during a speech

Atlanta Honda Civic | Finance your Georgia Honda Civic purchase

If you are looking to buy a new or used Honda Civic in Atlanta, there are a few facts you should know about research and finance.. READ MORE
2009 Honda Civic

Somali pirates get ransom, but more ships are fighting back

Somali pirates got their ransom Friday, but more naval power and more assertive shipping companies are putting a dent in pirate attacks...
close up of a pile of gold dobloons

How Personal Loans Online Can Prevent Your FICO Credit Score From Going Down

Traditional loans require a credit check which puts a hard inquiry on your credit report which in many cases lowers your overall credit rating.
Traditional loans require a credit check which puts a hard inquiry on your credit report which in many cases lowers your overall credit rating.

Des Moines declares a moratorium on payday lenders

Des Moines, Iowa, has put a halt to payday lenders opening new stores there. The reason given is that payday lenders cause urban blight. READ ON...
Urban Decay

Oversight in Credit CARD Act could cost you money

A loophole in the Credit CARD Act regarding payment allocation is costing consumers money. Find out how the new changes affect you.. READ ON
The Credit CARD Act created a number of provisions meant to protect consumers.

How To Use Short Term Loans To Get Through a Budget Crisis Wisely

Everyone finds themsevles in a budget crisis from time to time and short term loans are only the answer in some circumstances when used wisely.
Everyone finds themsevles in a budget crisis from time to time and short term loans are only the answer in some circumstances when used wisely.

Financial reform goes after consumers who need pay day loans

People who need pay day loans are being singled out in a financial reform bill created to reign in greedy Wall Street banks. READ MORE...
a sign depicting a hand reaching for money with a slash through it

YouCut blends social networking and government finance

Rep Eric Cantor (R-VA), the Republican Whip, has created a website called YouCut. It lets people vote on proposed spending cuts. READ MORE..
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