Daily Archives: March 9, 2011

How to save money when world food prices are rising

Global food prices are rising and will likely continue to do so. However, there are ways to save money for the do-it-yourself inclined.
Community Garden

House financial committee considers Missouri payday loan bills

Missouri HB 132 and HB 656 are a study in contrasting payday loan legislation. One would kill the industry, the other would deal reasonably.
The state flag of Missouri.

Keep an eye out for commonly overlooked tax deductions

Millions of Americans hand the IRS hard-earned money that they could keep because they overlook deductions hiding in complicated U.S. tax code.
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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.

Global food inflation starting to hit US grocery budgets harder

Global competition for basic agricultural commodities is increasing pressure and causing higher food prices for consumers in the United States.
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The four basics of renting out your space

It is a great market for landlords to rent out housing, but you should take a few simple steps to protect your wallet from unexpected hits.
Room for Rent