Monthly Archives: July 2010

Disney sells Miramax Films for $660 million

Disney has sold Miramax for $660 million. Miramax producers Bob and Harvey Weinstein are reportedly upset they didn't post the winning bid...
Independent film producers Bob and Harvey Weinstein.

Auto dealer exemption means first time car buyers must be wary

The auto dealer exemption in the financial reform bill means shady auto financing practices will continue. Don't let yourself be a target...
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Payday Loans and How You Can Protect Your Personal Information From Identity Theft

Encryption of your data is just the basic level of protection you need to look for. You can also check to see if the page has HTTPS in the address bar when on application page.
Encryption of your data is just the basic level of protection you need to look for. You can also check to see if the page has HTTPS in the address bar when on application page.

Credit score or credit scar? Which best describes your finances?

Your credit score tells the world how loan-worthy you are. Is yours a healthy number or has it been scarred by past poor financial decisions?
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Borrow money the easy way

It's hard to get bank loans and credit cards these days, but payday loans are still an easy way to borrow money even if you have bad credit.
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How People Are Taking Advantage of Installment Loans To Cover Budget Shocks Today

Budget shocks are something very common these days. Many middle class Americans have started using installment lending products to get through tough times.
Budget shocks are something very common these days. Many middle class Americans have started using installment lending products to get through tough times.

Montana Soda Butte campground site of bear attack

A bear attacked three separate tents at a Soda Butte campground in Montana just outside Yellowstone. One victim is dead and two are injured.
Brown Bear

Federal Reserve member speaks of risk of Japanese-style deflation

Japanese-style deflation in the U.S. economy is a possibility if the Fed holds benchmark interest rates at record lows indefinitely-READ ON
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Microlending blooms as banks refuse to make small business loans

Microlending is on the rise as banks refuse to allow small business credit and small business lending bills go nowhere in Congress-READ MORE
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Short Term Loans Are Available Without Credit Checks - What Does That Mean For You?

Having access to a short term loan online when every you want without credit checks is a tempting offer but what should you know before applying?
Having access to a short term loan online when every you want without credit checks is a tempting offer but what should you know before applying?

Kalamazoo River oil spill headed for Lake Michigan

Possibly up to 1 million gallons of oil spilled into the Kalamazoo River. The oil slick is now is heading toward Lake Michigan, 60 miles away.
Lake Michigan

Race to the Top finalists compete for federal education grants

Education Secretary Arne Duncan named 18 states and D.C. as Race to the Top finalists for $3.4 billion in federal education grants. READ ON
President Obama and Education Secretary Arne Duncan

BP planning to take a $10 billion tax credit

BP's accountants have decided to claim $10 billion as a tax credit from their losses this year. The move is technically legal. READ ON...
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You Are Not Supposed To Know Cash Advances Online Do Not Require Any Credit

Credit is not a factor with cash advances online. There are not credit checks so their is no hard inquiry on your record to lower your credit score.
Credit is not a factor with cash advances online. There are not credit checks so their is no hard inquiry on your record to lower your credit score.

Michelle Rhee dismisses 226 D.C. teachers

Chancellor of Public Schools Michelle Rhee has fired 226 teachers who received poor peer evaluations and put another 737 on a watch list...
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Credit Karma offers an emerging new model for free credit scores

Credit Karma is one of many emerging websites supported by advertising that allows users to access credit score information for free. READ ON
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Personal Online Lending and How It Can Make or Break Your Family Budget During Hard Times

Hard times befall us all but you do not have to break your budget to pay your bills. Use personal loans responsibly to avoid penlaties and late fees.
Hard times befall us all but you do not have to break your budget to pay your bills. Use personal loans responsibly to avoid penlaties and late fees.

Donors grant Kyrgyzstan more than $1 billion in emergency aid

Kyrgyzstan has been torn apart by political violence. Donors have agreed to give the country $1.1 billion in emergency aid. READ MORE ...
Statue of Kyrgyz national hero Manas on horseback, with sword drawn. Manas is the subject of the epic Kyrgyz poem (circa 17th century) of the same name.

The best financial tool can be found in saving money

Save money now and watch as it grows. From a dream house to a vacation trip to Cancun, you can make anything happen by simply saving money..
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