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Falling credit card debt hurts economy, helps lending industry

Falling credit card debt drags on consumer spending and economic growth, but it helps credit card companies stabilize earnings and losses.
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Elias Abuelazam believed to be serial stabber and killer

Police have taken Elias Abuelazam into custody. He is suspected to be the man who stabbed 20 people in three states, killing five in Michigan.
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Leonid Meteor Shower 2009 Time | Free Activity!

NASA says the Leonid Meteor Shower 2009 peak time is tonight. It's a good opportunity to see a free show...
Meteors! Image from Flickr.

Where Is The Best Place To Get Payday Loans Online and Why?

There are all kinds of reasons why you would want to get a loan online but what should you know about payday loans first?
There are all kinds of reasons why you would want to get a loan online but what should you know about payday loans first?

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?
Ogden Utah

Romanian birds drank themselves to death on wine

In yet another mass animal die-off, dozens of birds were found dead in Romania. However, these birds died for a much more pedestrian reason.
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Sweet potato casserole and sweet potato pie | Recipe perfection

Sweet potato pie and sweet potato casserole are different recipes, but when done right both are incredibly tasty. Here are two recipes to try.
Sweet Potato Pie

Why Borrow Money On Installments To Keep From Defaulting On Bills And Ruining Your Credit?

Many people are shocked at how damaging it is to have a low credit score. Many though have found a temporary solution with installment loans.
Many people are shocked at how damaging it is to have a low credit score. Many though have found a temporary solution with installment loans.

Insurance Shoppers’ Guide to Savings

Five ways you can save money when shopping for auto insurance...
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Good Investment: Little Buddy Child Tracker

The benefits of the Little Buddy Child Tracker are obvious, and this device is also a lot less expensive than previous products of the same type...
Little Buddy Child Tracker can send alerts to smartphones if children arent where they are supposed to be. Image from Flickr.

Mortgage Lenders Network USA told loan documents are protected

One sub prime mortgage lender has lost its bid to destroy thousands of original loan documents. This ruling does not apply to all lenders, though.
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How To Use Short Term Loans To Save Your Budget

There are plenty of things eating your budget and late fees on the bills is typically the biggest waste and easiest to fix with short term loans.
There are plenty of things eating your budget and late fees on the bills is typically the biggest waste and easiest to fix with short term loans.

U.S. auto sales increase for every major brand except Toyota

Every major automaker reported sales gains in the United States in 2010; Ford outpaced Toyota to take the No. 2 spot behind General Motors.
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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

Nerve damage could result from using Fixodent

A recently filed lawsuit claims that Procter & Gamble knew that Fixodent could cause paralysis and nerve damage and did nothing about it.
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Personal Loans Online Do Not Requre Credit Checks Or Collateral Deposits

Credit checks cause damage to your credit score. These are the factors that you will appreciate knowing so you can get a personal loan without ruining your credit or putting up collateral.
Credit checks cause damage to your credit score. These are the factors that you will appreciate knowing so you can get a personal loan without ruining your credit or putting up collateral.

Be Happy with Installment Loans and Eating Out

When pleasure seems non-existent and your pocketbook is so tight that you need a crowbar to take out cash, small luxuries feel as good as installment loans.
Sometimes, ordering out is a must, even if installment loans are in the cards for you. (Photo: flickr.com)

Duke student Powerpoint does viral damage

A student Powerpoint presentation intended just for friends has gone viral -- leaving many questioning the social norms at Duke University.
Microsoft Powerpoint

Obama calls for urgent overhaul of national energy policy

At a recent appearance, President Obama called for an overhaul of the nation's energy policy including a major reduction in oil imports.
Obama speech

Why Using a Cash Advance For a Spending Spree Is a Very Bad Idea!

Cash advances, although a modern convenience, are not to be used for for irresponsible spending. Use them wisely and you will improve your financial situation.
Cash advances, although a modern convenience, are not to be used for for irresponsible spending. Use them wisely and you will improve your financial situation.

Musty odors prompt Lipitor recall expansion

Pfizer has expanded its Lipitor recall due to reports of a musty odor potentially linked to use of a wood preservative.
Shot of a box of Lipitor pills.

Shoppers need less pay day cash to nab holiday gifts

The prices on a lot of consumer goods are at the lowest levels in decades, so shoppers may have to part with less pay day cash this season.
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