Monthly Archives: July 2010

I-Doser | Will specially tuned tones get you high?

Listening to the two tones of an I-Doser will supposedly get you high. Watch competing I-Doser tests, and find out what scientists have to say.
Headphones

Sams Club to start offering online loans

Sam's Club, a retail warehouse subsidiary of Wal-Mart, is going to start offering online loans to members who own or start small businesses.
Warehouse

Will oil spill response system lift the gulf drilling moratorium?

A rapid oil spill response system is being developed by oil companies hoping to end the deep water drilling moratorium in the Gulf of Mexico.
An oil drilling ship arriving in port

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.

Relationship advice: talking about money is a good strategy

When it comes to marriage and finance, talking about money doesn't have to end up in an argument, and it could improve your relationship...
a couple facing each other on a sofa arguing

Avastin as breast cancer treatment may get disapproved by the FDA

An FDA advisory panel has recommended the FDA cancel approval of cancer drug Avastin being marketed for breast cancer treatments. READ ON...
Pills

Chocolate more costly after £658 million cocoa purchase

A total of 241,000 tons of cocoa worth more than $1 billion were purchased by financier Anthony Ward to raise prices of chocolate worldwide.
Cocoa Beans

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.

International Monetary Fund seeks to increase lending power

At a November meeting, the International Monetary Fund is set to request an increase in its lending power. Will it this request be granted?
IMF

Tempe Town Lake rubber dam bursts; waters wash away homeless

The city of Tempe, Ariz., felt the rumble as the Tempe Town Lake dam burst, sending millions of gallons of water through homeless territory...
A daytime shot of Tempe Town Lake dam overflow – much less than what was experienced in the recent rubber dam explosion.

New York payday loans

Don't gamble your money away on Wall Street. Get a New York payday loan instead with instant approval and have cash in your hands in no time.
Young New York couple smiling and embracing outside in the city.

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.

Mortgage lending: Do not get pregnant if you want to buy a house

If you're starting a family and would like to buy a house to raise your kids in, there's something you should know about mortgage lenders...
Mortgage lenders are disqualifying pregnant women because tighter lending standards don't recognize maternity leave as income. Mahalie's photostream/Flicker.

Social Security recipients, beware banks pushing personal loans

Going paperless with Social Security checks seemed fine, but banks have started targeting recipients with their high-cost personal loans...
The cover of an old pulp thriller comic book. The title is "Beware – Chilling Tales of Horror." Depicted is a man tied up in ropes in what appears to be an old gothic castle. Three hungry rats are deciding whether to dine on the hapless prisoner.

Answers to questions about easy cash loans and bad credit

Payday lenders offer easy cash loans for people with credit challenges just like yours. Installment loans for bad credit are also available.
Two women using a phone and a laptop.

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.

Texas Instruments fighting uphill battles

Known mostly for calculators, Texas Instruments is facing stiff competition in the chip making market. There's also a programming controversy...
TI

Lorcaserin offers a 50 percent chance of losing weight

A new diet drug called Lorcaserin is a serotonin receptor drug that appears to be safe and effective in helping people lose weight.. READ ON
Feet on a body scale with a sticker note saying lose weight now.

An online payday advance helped pay off my vet bill

I had only budgeted $250 for the trip to the vet, but the bill came to $500. An online search for a payday advance got me the money I needed.
Woman kissing a dog with a man in the background.

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.

Top Secret America by the Washington Post causes intelligence row

Top Secret America, an investigative report by The Washington Post, doesn't portray the U.S. intelligence field in a very positive light...
Screenshot of the Washingtonpost.com Top Secret America page

Colorado Payday Loans

Apply for Colorado Payday Loans and get the cash you need today. Money can be deposited straight to your account -- in as little as 2 hours!
Man smiling in a Colorado desert, stranded in need of payday loans.