Business

Rent the Runway Offers High Fashion for a Low Price

Rent the Runway lets women rent dresses worth thousands for $50 to $200 for four days. Is this the best startup idea ever?

Get Paid To Click On Advertisements – Are these Sites Worth It?

Some people look for ways to make money online and swarm to get-paid-to-click sites because of how easy you can earn money, but are they worth the effort?
Are get-paid-to-click Web sites worth the time investment? (Photo: picasaweb.google.com)

U.S. companies reap record profits by creating jobs overseas

While the unemployment rate remains stubbornly high, U.S. companies are prospering by creating more jobs overseas ...
jobs overseas

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.

Buffalo Exchange: Pros and cons

At Buffalo Exchange, you can get brand name stuff in good condition for a lot less than you'd pay if it were brand new. But it's not thrift store prices...
Buffalo Exchange

Why some social media marketing strategies fail

The best social media marketing strategies won't work -- if you don't. Here are some of the most common marketing mistakes to look out for.
Social Media

Ven-A-Care chases down Medicare defrauders, collects bounties

Ven-A-Care is a small pharmacy that makes money by whistle-blowing on big pharmaceutical companies that commit Medicare and Medicaid fraud.
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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.

Cash Keeps Flowing for World’s Most Valuable Brand

Ever wonder which are the most valuable companies in the world? I'll give you a hint: The top four are U.S.-based companies...
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Man dies in a tortilla mixing machine in Brooklyn

In yet another early-morning industrial accident, a young man has died in a tortilla mixing machine in Brooklyn. Police ruled it an accident.
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Lenders Settling Debt on Credit Cards with Consumers

More and more lenders are setting customer’s credit cards and negotiating, rather than pursuing money consumers don’t have.
More creditors are agreeing to settlements on credit card debt before law changes make their rates illegal. (Photo: picasaweb.google.com)

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?

Walmart of Weed | weGrow warehouse expanding as a franchise

The so-called "Walmart of weed," weGrow, is planning franchise stores in many states. Franchising could help the company avoid legal issues.
Hydroponics

OnLive & Instant Action : Take your gaming to the cloud

Both OnLive and Instant Action announced their web-based gaming systems this week. What do these systems do, and how are they different?
Video Gaming Group

Ephren Taylor Shares Tips on Starting a Business

CNN interviewed Ephren Taylor, 27, the youngest-ever African-American CEO of a publicly traded company. He talked about starting his own business at age 12 ...
Ephren Taylor

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.

iPhone competitors fight over scraps as Apple gorges on profits

Apple dominates the mobile industry by generating more profit than the world's top three handset makers with just 3 percent market share.
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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.

Atlas Energy Chevron buyout under multiple investigations

Though Chevron and Atlas Energy have agreed to a buyout, shareholders aren't happy about the deal. The thought is the company is worth more.
Natural Gas

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.

Master the metrics of small business success

How can you tell if your business is doing well? Benchmark your business, with an eye for some of these key ratios you'll want in your favor.
A woman in a business suit is seated before a laptop computer. Her arms are in the air in celebration, and the in-photo text reads “I won!”

The business of a New Korean War

Will a New Korean War result from the tensions, and if so, will America's economy survive being cut off from South Korean products and parts?
Close-up of the statue of an American soldier pondering the dog tags of fallen comrades. The statue is part of a Korean War Memorial located in New Jersey.