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Questions raised about Richard Blumenthal Vietnam service

There appear to be contradictions in the record of Vietnam service that politician Richard Blumenthal has claimed. What are the arguments?
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Dell Streak hybrid: Android tablet meets smartphone

The Dell Streak is a hybrid crossover between an Android tablet and a smartphone that critics say offers mediocre performance in both areas.
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Payday Loans | Teaching Me the Value of Money

Payday loans come with no surprises, and they got me used to planning my budget around maturity date. They didn't exactly teach me cash flow management, but...
Managing my money was a blur before payday loans (Photo: flickr.com)

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.

The puzzle of rising retail sales and falling consumer confidence

New reports on higher retail sales and lower consumer confidence present conflicting data; economists say expectation is a better barometer.
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Diplomats react differently to WikiLeaks and Cablegate

Reactions from diplomats and governments have been mixed to WikiLeaks and "Cablegate." Some condemn the release, while others approve of it.
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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.

Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac have quite the tab

Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac have cost taxpayers almost $150 billion. The CBO expects it to get worse. How long will this keep up? READ ON...
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Ash cloud over Europe may cost airlines billions

An ash cloud over Europe from a volcano in Iceland is disrupting air travel, stranding millions of passengers and costing airlines billions.
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CBO: Repeal of health care reform would add billions to deficit

A Congressional Budget Office review of the GOP bill to repeal the health care law concludes it would increase the deficit by $230 billion.
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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.

Open carry states | Have gun, will buy frappuccino

Starbucks has become an unwilling part of the controversy of open carry states and gun control. They're being pressured to ban guns in their stores.

Mortgages becoming very low interest loans

Mortgage rates are lower than they ever have been. Mortgages are becoming some seriously low interest loans, if you can access the credit.
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Obama wants KORUS, a NAFTA-style Korea free trade agreement

President Obama has endorsed KORUS, a Korea Free Trade agreement that will allegedly bring jobs. But critics see another NAFTA coming.
Cover of a Korean graphic novel about Barack Obama.

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.

Selling Your Home – Going it Alone or Using an Agent?

Are you thinking about selling your home on your own? Read on to learn more about the differences between going it alone and working with a real estate agent...

Snow Hurricane set to hit East Coast

A Nor'easter is set to hit New Jersey this week, bringing hurricane winds and over a foot of snow, dubbed a "Snow Hurricane." READ MORE...

20 percent of homeowners under water on mortgage loans

Recent studies show that despite some improvement, more than 20 percent of mortgages are underwater and foreclosures are still increasing.
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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.

Honda Skydeck Concept | Futuristic or Blast from the Past?

The Honda Skydeck concept minivan is a hybrid with DeLorean doors...
Not that kind of Skydeck (image by flickr)

Paying mortgages getting easier, but housing still depressed

Surveys of consumers are revealing that homeowners are finding it easier to pay the mortgage, but the housing market is still depressed.
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