Monthly Archives: July 2010

Will T-Mobile sell the iPhone 4 in third quarter 2010?

Rumors are circulating that T-Mobile may begin selling iPhone 4 units in third quarter 2010. Allegedly, there's an 80 percent chance. READ ON...
An out-of-box view of an iPhone 4. Catherine Zeta-Jones did not come in the box, but she appears interested.

Tea Party Caucus: GOP and Tea Party openly embrace

The Tea Party Caucus, led by Michelle Bachmann, brings the previously undeclared marriage of the Tea Party with the GOP out into the open...
A portrait of Michelle Bachmann with flag and capitol backdrop

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

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.

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

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

Installment Loans Online and How They Differ From The Average Payday Loan

One of the most liked features of installment loans is being able to pay them back over a much longer period of time then normal loans you may find locally.
One of the most liked features of installment loans is being able to pay them back over a much longer period of time then normal loans you may find locally.

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

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

The Ease and Convenience of Short Term Loans Needs To Be Managed In A Smart Way

It is not wise to go crazy with short term loans just because you can get them online with no credit checks, no collateral and without having to fax in tons of documents.
It is not wise to go crazy with short term loans just because you can get them online with no credit checks, no collateral and without having to fax in tons of documents.

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.

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.

What You Need To Know To Keep From Getting Trapped By Cash Advance Addiction

Cash advances are not a long term financial fix for spending spree addictions. Using them should be done so responsibly and in a realistic manner.
Cash advances are not a long term financial fix for spending spree addictions. Using them should be done so responsibly and in a realistic manner.

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.

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

No Credit Check Personal Loans From The Comfort Of Home - A Good Thing or a Bad Thing?

Personal loans are so easy to get it worries some consumer groups. Like anything on the internet it pays to be informed before you pursue any online transactions.
Personal loans are so easy to get it worries some consumer groups. Like anything on the internet it pays to be informed before you pursue any online transactions.

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.