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Pajamagram PajamaJeans and other expensive gifts

This year you can get the popular and often sold-out PajamaJeans through the Pajamagram company, but is the high cost worth the comfort?
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Gmail Buzz (Googlebuzz) tackles social networking

Gmail Buzz, or Googlebuzz, is Google's new social networking tool. It works a lot like Facebook, but aggregates information from other sites...
Gmail Buzz, Googlebuzz

Target $3 Appliances | Black Friday Chaos to Ensue

Target $3 appliances, rumor has it, include toasters, coffee makers, sandwich makers and slow cookers to name a few...
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How Can Your Credit Score Be Saved With Something As Simple As A Payday Loan?

Millions of people every year fall short on various bills and lose credit points. Payday loans are a no credit check option that can ease the pain.
Millions of people every year fall short on various bills and lose credit points. Payday loans are a no credit check option that can ease the pain.

Consumers Using Installment Loans to Fund Franchises

As franchises continue to grow, consumers are using family loans and installment loans as funding options...
Papa Johns and many other U.S. franchises are seeing growth as people take their job security into their own hands. Image from Wikimedia.

Icelandic Sheepdog and two other breeds recognized by AKC

The American Kennel Club has officially recognized three new breeds of dogs, including Leonberger and Cane Corso. What affect will this have?
Icelandic Sheepdog

Microfinance industry becoming troubled by scandals

The microfinance industry is becoming rocked with a series of scandals, and it appears to be unraveling despite many lenders noble aims.
Muhammad Yunus

Facts About Installment Loans Everyone Should Know Before Applying Online

Are installment loans online safe and secure? Is applying a big hassle with tons of hoops to jump through? We have the facts you want to know.
Are installment loans online safe and secure? Is applying a big hassle with tons of hoops to jump through? We have the facts you want to know.

Nevada town gets wiped out by recession

The town of Empire, Nev., has been wiped off the map. The company owned-town was the last of its kind and was a victim of the recession.
Empire Nevada

Publix ice cream recall | Mistake in release distracts from risk

The FDA and Publix supermarkets have released a voluntary recall of ice cream -- but the recall announcement contained one big mistake.
Publix

Netflix Careers and Job Opportunities

Netflix, the nation’s largest online DVD service, offers careers and job opportunities to everyone across the nation.
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How To Get A Cash Advance Without Providing Collateral or Submitting To A Credit Check

Credit checks can hurt your credit score and providing collateral for a loan is an unneccessary risk which can be avoided.
Credit checks can hurt your credit score and providing collateral for a loan is an unneccessary risk which can be avoided.

Dutch Sandwich is a tasty tax evasion for U.S. multinationals

The Dutch Sandwich is a complex tax-evasion scheme that multinational corporations use to move billions in profits to Caribbean tax havens.
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Steven Rattner to pay $10 million for raiding N.Y. pension fund

Former Obama car czar Steven Rattner has agreed to pay New York $10 million to settle a case involving his alleged raids of a pension fund.
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Report claims payday loan cases clog Utah courts

A recent study claims that payday loan cases are clogging up Utah courts. But payday lenders say that the report is biased and misleading.
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How Personal Loans Online Can Prevent Your FICO Credit Score From Going Down

Traditional loans require a credit check which puts a hard inquiry on your credit report which in many cases lowers your overall credit rating.
Traditional loans require a credit check which puts a hard inquiry on your credit report which in many cases lowers your overall credit rating.

Better Business Bureau ratings plagued by alleged corruption

Though it is a trusted institution by the public, the Better Business Bureau ratings system has been repeatedly accused of corruption.
Robber

Rockmelt | The perhaps too socially connected browser

Rockmelt promises to store your browsing history in the cloud and be a more interconnected browser -- but is giving your browsing history to Facebook wise?
Rockmelt

Top 10 US college majors that lead to highest pay

Data from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics indicates that these are the top-paying college majors. Choose money now, go renaissance later.
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How To Use Short Term Loans To Get Through a Budget Crisis Wisely

Everyone finds themsevles in a budget crisis from time to time and short term loans are only the answer in some circumstances when used wisely.
Everyone finds themsevles in a budget crisis from time to time and short term loans are only the answer in some circumstances when used wisely.

Marketing Your Home Business

A home business is lucrative way make money, but you have to utilize marketing tools in the best way...

The surprise audit: due diligence for a payday loan business

A surprise audit is a great way to ensure customer security and eliminate potential employee fraud while providing great customer service...
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