Daily Archives: June 3, 2010

Illinois tries to curb payday lending and wage theft

Illinois has passed a host of legislation recently, restricting payday lenders and going after dishonest employers who cheat employees...
Illinois Capital Building

Gaza blockade 2010 by Free Gaza Flotilla a PR victory for Hamas

The Israeli raid on the Free Gaza Flotilla, the latest battle in the Israeli/Palestinian conflict, was a PR victory for Hamas.
Hamas demonstrators waving flags

Joran van der Sloot booked for murder again

Joran van der Sloot, infamous suspect in the Natalee Holloway case five years ago, has been arrested for another murder, this time in Peru...
Police Handcuffs

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.

Maytag Dishwasher Recall | 1.7 million fire hazards

Maytag corporation has recalled dishwashers for a fire hazard. See which serial numbers are included and what to do with recalled machines...
Dishwasher