Daily Archives: January 31, 2011

Banks loosen credit standards as consumer spending improves

Credit standards are loosening as banks compete for loans, consumer spending increases and the lending industry starts to return to normal.
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Jackson Hewitt sues H&R Block over short term loan ads

Tax preparation giant H&R Block is being sued by Jackson Hewitt, claiming defamation from a series of commercials made by H&R Block.

Massive blizzard threatens to bury Chicago and Midwest in snow

A massive blizzard system is moving through the Midwest, which may bring massive snowfall. The Chicago area is expected to be hit hardest.