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Space X Falcon 9 rocket launch ushers in commercial spaceflight

The Space X Falcon 9 rocket launch Friday represents a major step away from NASA toward the commercialization of spaceflight. READ MORE...
The Space X Falcon 9 rocket on the launch pad at night

Investment firm Terra Firma loses lawsuit over EMI

A jury has found that Citigroup did not lie to the head of Terra Firma's investment group. This means EMI will continue to hemorrhage money.
Lily Allen on EMI

New Say on Pay rule gives shareholders vote on CEO compensation

The Say on Pay rule the SEC approved Wednesday as part of the Dodd-Frank Act lets shareholders decide whether CEOs are worth their salaries.
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Is Applying For A Payday Loan Through A Direct Lender The Best Option?

Using a lender matching service can get you cash in as little as 2 hours. Direct lenders have a very high denial rate for applications.
Using a lender matching service can get you cash in as little as 2 hours. Direct lenders have a very high denial rate for applications.

Vision Airlines | US Government flies Russian spies in style

While Russia chose a government plane for a spy swap, the U.S. government chose private charter company Vision Airlines. Why? READ ON...
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Trapster Helps Avoid Expensive Tickets

I think Trapster developer Pete Tenereillo really missed out on a fortune by not charging for this app. He'd be a multimillionaire...
Trapster puts the power to avoid police in your hands. Image from Flikr.

Marijuana growers unionizing under Teamsters banner

In California, 40 marijuana growers have joined the Teamsters Union. This is the first case of unionized marijuana growers in U.S. history…
The Teamsters Union logo with a picture of cannabis leaves superimposed on top.

How Can Installment Loans Help Protect Your Credit Rating?

There are millions of people each year that ruin their credit score because they did not know they could use installment loans to pay their bills before defaulting.
There are millions of people each year that ruin their credit score because they did not know they could use installment loans to pay their bills before defaulting.

Does the Declining Dollar Affect You?

The dollar has been declining against foreign currencies over the last few years and has recently hit new lows against the euro. What does a weak dollar mean?
It was designed to break your heart. And its falling value has an impact on all our lives. (Photo: flickr.com)

Bail Bond Surety Industry Risk Diversification

Bail bond companies don't have to provide bonds on credit for the bail fees anymore. Learn the surety companies secret weapon...

What is the real story behind a WikiLeaks Bank of America dump?

If Bank of America is the next target for WikiLeaks, evidence of unethical finance on Wall Street is old news ...
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Do Not Fall Behind On Your Bills - See How Short Term Loans Can Help Prevent Late Fees and Penalties.

Short term loans can help you stay current on your bills by providing quick cash so you do not rack up expensive late fees and penalty charges.
Short term loans can help you stay current on your bills by providing quick cash so you do not rack up expensive late fees and penalty charges.

Taco Bell class action suit says its taco meat is not really beef

Taco bell is being sued for false advertising over the chain's claims that its taco meat is real ground beef. It doesn't meet USDA standards.
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Wisconsin judge blocks anti-collective bargaining bill

In a minor victory for the working class, the Wisconsin anti-collective bargaining law has been temporarily blocked by a Dane County judge.
An image of Wisconsin on a map. The state is a raised fist, and the word “Solidarity” hovers above.

Small business lending drought has hurt Scottsdale, Arizona

Scottsdale, Arizona, is filled with small businesses in need of short term loans. Some have had to seek funding from banks in other states.
Area of the Sonora Desert in Scottsdale, Ariz.

How To Get A Cash Advance Even With Bad Credit and Bankruptcy On Your Record

Not many people know they are still eligible for cash advances after bankruptcy or losing their credit. There are no credit checks so bad credit does not affect eligibility.
Not many people know they are still eligible for cash advances after bankruptcy or losing their credit. There are no credit checks so bad credit does not affect eligibility.

No iPhone recall, says Jobs at Apple press conference

An Apple press conference was held about the iPhone 4.0 antenna. There will be no iPhone recall, but owners can get a free case. READ MORE...
Steve Jobs

Attention Wal-Mart Shoppers, Wal-Mart Caskets on Aisle 9

Wal-Mart is taking it from the cradle to the grave. Wal-Mart caskets are now available online. Price for caskets range from $999.00 to $3,199.00.
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Manitoba’s Judgment of Payday Loans Ignores Reason, Commerce

If the free market was allowed to regulate itself, we wouldn’t be talking about nanny states so much in regards to payday loans. READ about Manitoba here.
Payday loans are heavily regulated in the Canadian province of Manitoba. This flies in the face of reason, as 310-LOAN's executive study indicates. (Photo: picasaweb.google.com)

Keep Your Debt to Credit Ratio Down By Using Personal Loans Instead of Credit Cards

The higher your credit balance the lower your credit score may be. Personal loans online do not go on your credit report in most cases.
The higher your credit balance the lower your credit score may be. Personal loans online do not go on your credit report in most cases.

Market Response, Impulse, Emergency Money and Bad Investing

Market responses, impulsive actions, emergency money and bad investing make up the four hardest lessons learned throughout the recession.

HeadBlade: Yet Another Sign of America’s Invention Renaissance

The recession is a perfect time for inventors to rise from nothing and put their good ideas to work. HeadBlade is but one example of this.