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Peggy West, Milwaukee County Supervisor, questions Arizona border

In a debate over boycotting Arizona, Peggy West questioned whether Arizona actually has a border shared with Mexico. READ MORE...
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West Fire, Tehachapi Fire and others spur state of emergency

A state of emergency has been declared in California, where the West Fire, aka the Tehachapi Fire, and others are causing areas to be evacuated.
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Ogden, Utah, caps number of payday lenders

A new city council ordinance in Ogden, Utah, will limit the number of payday lenders that can operate in city limits. What else is required?
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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.

Provo Tabernacle fire destroys historic Utah building

The Provo Tabernacle has been mostly destroyed by a fire of unknown cause. People in the building the night before "smelled something odd."
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Sugarhouse Casino | Dangerous neighbor or badly needed stimulus?

Philadelphia's Sugarhouse Casino is officially open for business -- but that doesn't mean the debate around the issue is cooling off.
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Sinkholes wreak havoc | I-24 Sinkhole and Canada sinkhole

Sinkholes have played a big part in the news this week. Find out about the Tennessee freeway sinkhole and Canada disaster here. READ ON...
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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.

Rice, Texas hit by F2 tornado that injures four

Residents of the tiny town of Rice, Texas saw their school and homes ripped apart by a moderate tornado on Sunday night.
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Big Butter Jesus on fire | Lightning strikes Solid Rock Church

Big Butter Jesus in Ohio was struck by lightning. This morning, the steel frame is all that is left. Will Solid Rock Church rebuild? READ ON
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Texas rolling unemployment loan to the private market

Several states are responsible for huge interest payments to the federal government. Rather than put budgets at risk, payments are extended.
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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.

Private, low-interest loans offered to small farms

A small farm can usually count on having about 10 percent of income to reinvest. Now, Whole Foods and others are offering small farm loans.
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College Study Attempts to Link Payday Loans and Violence

Is the location of payday loan stores in at-risk communities in Seattle the sole logical cause of violent crime there? It's simply illogical. READ THE STORY HERE!
Is this person singing the inner city blues over payday loans? Don't bet that it's that simple. (Photo: flickr.com)

Groupon | The secrets of social saving

Groupon combines the ability to save money with a social network. Groupons can be great, but what if you don't live in one of cities it serves?
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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.

Reno’s mishandling of short term loans going uninvestigated

Reno, Nevada, mishandled an $8 million loan short term from the state, but rather than investigating, the state is stretching out payments.
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200 cows dead in Wisconsin – viruses suspected

In yet another mass animal die-off, over 200 dairy cows were found dead in Wisconsin. No dangerous disease or conspiracy is suspected.
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San Antonio refinery fire | Known safety violations at refinery

The refinery that exploded in San Antonio this morning was cited several times for OSHA violations. What happened this morning? READ ON...
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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.

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.
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2 kids used as drug mules in Philly, parents arrested

Two parents have been arrested after the mother stuffed her sons' backpacks full of seven pounds of marijuana to get it out of the house.
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