Daily Archives: April 12, 2011

Pimco moves market with short position on U.S. government debt

The world's biggest bond trader has gone short on U.S. Treasury bonds and warns investors not to trust Congress to solve the debt problem.
source of U.S. government debt

Investing basics and how NOT to invest

Armed with some basic investing ideas – including knowledge of how not to invest – you can build wealth with confidence.
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Most Americans still believe in real estate as an investment

Despite housing still slumping in a recession, Americans still believe real estate is the best investment a person can make in the long run.
Housing

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.

Student loan debt expected to hit more than $1 trillion in 2011

Student loan debt is expected to rise even faster as tuition increases and federal financial aid options dwindle.
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