Food

Jamba Juice | $1 smoothies and other big deals

Jamba Juice is celebrating new antioxidant-rich-fruit smoothie flavors by selling them for $1, but what other big news is there? READ ON...
Smoothies

Girl Scout Cookies | Tracing money from the fund-raising

The Girl Scout Cookies season is coming, but do you know where the money from those tasty treats is going? Not to the national organization.
Girl Scout Cookies

International Beer Day | Hot days, cold beer on August 5

International Beer Day is August 5. It's a perfect excuse to try something new. Find out how, where and why to celebrate International Beer Day.
Craft beer

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.

Krispy Kreme, Dunkin Donuts celebrate free doughnut day

June 4 is National Doughnut Day, and you can get free doughnuts at some Dunkin Donuts and Krispy Kreme stores. Or make your own! READ MORE...
Doughnuts

March 3 is National Cupcake Day 2010!

You can't have enough food holidays. Today, March 3, is National Cupcake Day 2010. They're bite-sized, sweet and delicious. Treat yourself.
cupcake

Hunger in America: A Bigger Problem Than You Might Think

A USDA survey says 14.6 percent of U.S. households -- more than 49 million people -- had trouble getting enough food in 2008...
Hungry families need help all year, but Thanksgiving is a great time to start donating to fight hunger in the U.S.

Installment Loans Online and How They Differ From The Average Payday Loan

One of the most liked features of installment loans is being able to pay them back over a much longer period of time then normal loans you may find locally.
One of the most liked features of installment loans is being able to pay them back over a much longer period of time then normal loans you may find locally.

Lion meat tacos removed from Arizona restaurant after threats

A restaurant in Tuscon, Ariz., has canceled a promotion of lion meat tacos after receiving threats for daring to plan to serve the food item.
Lion

Serious carnivores love the Bacon of the Month Club

Those with serious carnivores in their lives could buy them a subscription to a Bacon of the Month club and provide monthly gourmet bacon...
Bacon

Long John Silver’s | FREE Fish Tacos 7/14 ONLY

If you're always on the hunt for free food during this recession, check out Long John Silver's TODAY for fish tacos. Tonight, Weinerschnitzel for chili dogs...
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The Ease and Convenience of Short Term Loans Needs To Be Managed In A Smart Way

It is not wise to go crazy with short term loans just because you can get them online with no credit checks, no collateral and without having to fax in tons of documents.
It is not wise to go crazy with short term loans just because you can get them online with no credit checks, no collateral and without having to fax in tons of documents.

Huanglongbing | Incurable bacteria threatens citrus groves

A bacteria that cannot yet be killed and is transmitted through insects is killing off huge numbers of Florida juice oranges.
Citrus grove

Taste of Charlotte | Tasty food taken to the street

The Taste of Charlotte festival kicks off this weekend, and despite the initial cost, visiting the festival can be a great way to save money.
Taste of Charlotte

Black Eyed Peas recipe | Hoppin John is New Year’s good luck food

Black eyed peas are considered a good luck food for New Year's, and they are easy to cook and cheap. Try this basic recipe, or Hoppin' John.
Black Eyed Peas

What You Need To Know To Keep From Getting Trapped By Cash Advance Addiction

Cash advances are not a long term financial fix for spending spree addictions. Using them should be done so responsibly and in a realistic manner.
Cash advances are not a long term financial fix for spending spree addictions. Using them should be done so responsibly and in a realistic manner.

Pierogi recipe | Polish potato and cheese or a remixed classic

Every culture has some kind of dough-and-filling dumpling, and the classic Polish Pierogi is one of the most popular. How to make your own...
Pierogi

Energy drinks could pose serious health risks for kids

A new report, published in the journal Pediatrics, says energy drinks could pose a health risk to kids because of the high caffeine content.
Energy Drink

We all scream for Baskin Robbins 31-cent scoop night

We all love ice cream. If you like ice cream and contributing to charity, participate in Baskin Robbins 31 cent scoop night. READ MORE...
Ice cream

No Credit Check Personal Loans From The Comfort Of Home - A Good Thing or a Bad Thing?

Personal loans are so easy to get it worries some consumer groups. Like anything on the internet it pays to be informed before you pursue any online transactions.
Personal loans are so easy to get it worries some consumer groups. Like anything on the internet it pays to be informed before you pursue any online transactions.

No McRib locator needed on Nov. 2 | The sandwich is back

The McRib sandwich, long-loved by fans, is going to be making a nationwide return on Nov. 2. What is the appeal of this processed pork patty?
McRib

Marijuana soda now available for medical marijuana patients

Dixie Elixir's marijuana soda provides U.S. medical marijuana patients in 14 states with a new way to experience their doctor's prescription.
Photo of various flavors of Dixie Elixirs, the marijuana soda.