Monthly Archives: October 2010

A payday advance loan can come in handy

What do you do when you have a home-repair emergency and do not have the funds to repair it? A payday loan may just be your solution. APPLY!
A young couple gazing off.

Halloween 2010: 10 fun pumpkin facts

Have you ever wondered where pumpkins originated from or why we carve them for Halloween? Well here are some fun pumpkin facts you'll enjoy.
Halloween pumpkins

U.S. plans to give Pakistan $2 billion in military aid

The Obama administration is planning to ask Congress for $2 billion to give to Pakistan for military aid to fight against extremist groups.
U.S. Army Sgt. Paul Gilman, crew chief with B Co., Task Force Knighthawk, 3rd Combat Aviation Brigade, TF Falcon, from Pembrook Pines, Fla., looks out of the back of his Chinook at the water damage while flying the Swat valley in Pakistan, Aug. 5, 2010. Photo by Sgt. Monica K. Smith

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.

Haiti confirms cholera outbreak has killed 168, so far

Haiti officials have confirmed more than 100 people have died from an outbreak of cholera. Health organizations are airlifting in supplies.
Saline

Hubble Telescope astronomers travel back 13 billion years in time

The Hubble Telescope has captured images of an ancient galaxy 13 billion light years away, the oldest object ever observed in the universe.
hubble telescope images

Listeriosis risk leads to sliced ham and celery 2010 recalls

Pre-sliced celery sold to institutions in Texas and Oklahoma, and ham sold in Canada, have been recalled because of risk of listeriosis...
Celery

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.

Impala recall begun by GM for seat belt safety concerns

GM has announced a large recall of the Chevrolet Impala. The Impala recall is because of faulty seat belt mounting for 2009 and 2010 Impalas.
Photo of an Impala.

Peter Thiel offers $100,000 to bypass school for entrepreneurship

Peter Thiel has created a buzz by offering $100,000 to 20 students for dropping out of college to pursue high-tech entrepreneurial dreams.
Peter thiel of thiel fellowship

Strikes in France force government to import electricity

The strikes in France have caused a shortage of fuel in the country. To top it off, the government has been forced to start importing power.
Nicolas Sarkozy

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?

Juliette Brindak runs $15 million website, MissOandFriends.com

Juliette Brindak, 20, created the popular girls' website MissOandFriends.com. It attracted a book deal and is currently valued at $15 million.
File photo of Juliette Brindak.

Report suggests Facebook is outing gay users to sponsors

Facebook may be revealing users' sexual preference to advertisers, says a recent study by a Microsoft researcher and the Max Planck Institute.
“Do you have a facebook?” reads this artistic Facebook ad that depicts an strangely sad face.

Oktoberfest in the 21st Century

This year's Oktoberfest has set a new record for the amount of alcohol consumed. Reports of lost items have increased because of drinking...
Celebrating Oktoberfest

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.

Time Change 2010 | Fall back on November 7

On Nov. 7, the first Sunday in November, clocks around the United States will "fall back." But Daylight Saving Time is not just in the U.S.
Clock

Tips to help in your battle for weight loss

If you're still looking for the right weight loss method for you, don't give up. Continue searching and follow the simple known guidelines.
Man standing on a scale.

Fish oil taken during pregnancy has questionable effect

Taking fish oil is supposedly good for your health, but does it really help fetal brain development and postpartum depression as advertised?
Fish Oil

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.

Bydureon | FDA holds off on approving extended-release Byetta

The FDA has requested more studies on Bydureon before it approves the extended-release diabetes drug. This leaves Eli Lilly in a tough spot.
Bydureon is an extended-release version of byetta

EU parliament extends maternity leave to 20 weeks with full pay

The European Union has voted to extend maternity leave for new mothers to 20 weeks with full pay. This marks a significant gain for parents.
Three pregnant women looking forward to the benefits of maternity leave.