Monthly Archives: May 2010

BP oil leak executives point fingers in Senate hearing

At the BP oil leak Senate hearings, oil company executives formed a circle of blame. The gulf oil spill totals more than 4 million gallons...
a seabird covered in thick oil stranded on the beach

Android vs iPhone: Droid outsells iPhone in Q1

The Android vs iPhone battle got more interesting as Android phones outsold Apple's iPhone in first quarter U.S. sales. CLICK TO READ MORE..
an android phone, open with keyboard deployed

Dow Jones surges as fears of European debt crisis subside

Dow Jones surged more than 300 points Monday when the European Union pledged $1 trillion to keep the European debt crisis from going global...
Wall street bull statue

Is Applying For A Payday Loan Through A Direct Lender The Best Option?

Using a lender matching service can get you cash in as little as 2 hours. Direct lenders have a very high denial rate for applications.
Using a lender matching service can get you cash in as little as 2 hours. Direct lenders have a very high denial rate for applications.

Silvio Berlusconi loses grand Villa Belvedere in divorce

Mr. Berlusconi faced a massive divorce settlement, and all he has to show for it is a lousy court order to give up his $105 million villa…
Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi with his hands in the air and a smile on his face. He certainly isn't smiling about losing $105 million Villa Belvedere in his divorce settlement, though.

Most Popular Baby Names for 2009

The Social Security Administration has just released the most popular baby names for 2009. Find out what names were on the list. READ MORE...
Smiling baby

Starbucks Happy Hour | Half price frappuccinos

For just 10 days, you can get half price, build your own frappuccinos at Starbucks from 3-5 p.m. What kind will you build? READ MORE...
Green Tea Frappuccino from Starbucks Happy Hour

How Can Installment Loans Help Protect Your Credit Rating?

There are millions of people each year that ruin their credit score because they did not know they could use installment loans to pay their bills before defaulting.
There are millions of people each year that ruin their credit score because they did not know they could use installment loans to pay their bills before defaulting.

Wall Street panics as high speed trading tanks stock market

Wall Street went into a panic as the stock market tanked during chaos triggered by a combination of investor fear and high speed trading...
stock trader signaling thumbs down

Times Square suspicious package causes evacuation

The Times Square suspicious package scare caused a stir over a bag full of bottled water. Given recent events, is it unjustified? READ ON...
Canada Goose

Unemployment rate and jobs report signal a long, slow recovery

The U.S. unemployment rate rose along with job creation numbers as people who had given up during the recession are looking for work again...
construction workers sitting up against a wall taking a break

Do Not Fall Behind On Your Bills - See How Short Term Loans Can Help Prevent Late Fees and Penalties.

Short term loans can help you stay current on your bills by providing quick cash so you do not rack up expensive late fees and penalty charges.
Short term loans can help you stay current on your bills by providing quick cash so you do not rack up expensive late fees and penalty charges.

Legitimate work-at-home jobs can help ease debt

Work-at-home jobs are real; they are legitimate jobs that can help anyone create income and obtain debt relief along the way. READ MORE...
Work at home jobs are real.

Babies movie may violate child labor laws, critics say

The new dialogue-free documentary "Babies" studies the life of four infants. Does it also violate child labor laws? FIND OUT MORE…
A toddler who appears to be going over dad's business paperwork.  This brings to mind the new documentary entitled "Babies," which has some critics questioning whether the production violated child labor laws.

Cash for Caulkers: 168,000 jobs, $9.2 billion in energy savings

The Cash for Caulkers 2010 bill passed the House on Thursday, promising homeowners $3,000 to $8,000 for energy-efficient improvements...
caulking gun, handle in image with the rest outside frame

How To Get A Cash Advance Even With Bad Credit and Bankruptcy On Your Record

Not many people know they are still eligible for cash advances after bankruptcy or losing their credit. There are no credit checks so bad credit does not affect eligibility.
Not many people know they are still eligible for cash advances after bankruptcy or losing their credit. There are no credit checks so bad credit does not affect eligibility.

Health care reform: AT&T seeks profit by denying benefits

Health care reform has inspired AT&T to consider increasing its profits by billions of dollars by denying employees health insurance. READ ON...
The front of AT&T headquarters on a cloudy day

Trading error to blame for DJIA nosedive?

The stock market today plunged on the news of a falling Dow Jones Industrial Average - but was it all because of a bad mistake? READ MORE...
Dow Jones Industrial Average

Oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico 2010: BP reports progress

Progress was reported Thursday in the Gulf oil spill 2010 as one of three leaks is plugged, and a containment dome is en route to the site...
oil washed up on an ocean beach

Keep Your Debt to Credit Ratio Down By Using Personal Loans Instead of Credit Cards

The higher your credit balance the lower your credit score may be. Personal loans online do not go on your credit report in most cases.
The higher your credit balance the lower your credit score may be. Personal loans online do not go on your credit report in most cases.

New Hampshire bus | Greyhound bomb scare in Portsmouth

A bus on its way to New York City stopped in Portsmouth this morning and was surrounded by law enforcement. Was there a bomb on board? READ ON...
Greyhound bus station

Will California immigration be the next legal flash point?

Is California immigration the next political hot button? Considering resident Latino reaction to the Arizona law, it's likely. READ MORE…
A common highway sign visible along the southernmost roads of California, Arizona, New Mexico and Texas. Experts predict the California immigration conflict will soon explode as has occurred in Arizona.