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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.
Photo of teeth

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)

Payday Loans and How You Can Protect Your Personal Information From Identity Theft

Encryption of your data is just the basic level of protection you need to look for. You can also check to see if the page has HTTPS in the address bar when on application page.
Encryption of your data is just the basic level of protection you need to look for. You can also check to see if the page has HTTPS in the address bar when on application page.

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

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.

How People Are Taking Advantage of Installment Loans To Cover Budget Shocks Today

Budget shocks are something very common these days. Many middle class Americans have started using installment lending products to get through tough times.
Budget shocks are something very common these days. Many middle class Americans have started using installment lending products to get through tough times.

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.
Xmas Gifts

40th Anniversary of Kent State shootings

Tuesday, May 4, marks the 40th Anniversary of the Kent State Shootings. The Ohio National Guard killed four unarmed students. READ MORE...
Kent State University Campus

No Pampers recall yet; Dry Max diapers under scrutiny

Will there be a Pampers recall? Parents of infants and toddlers are anxious to know whether Dry Max diapers are causing diaper rash. READ MOREā€¦
An infant suffering from a bout of diaper rash. Will this suffering cause a Pampers recall?

Short Term Loans Are Available Without Credit Checks - What Does That Mean For You?

Having access to a short term loan online when every you want without credit checks is a tempting offer but what should you know before applying?
Having access to a short term loan online when every you want without credit checks is a tempting offer but what should you know before applying?

The Top 10 April Fools pranks ever (Pt. 2)

Gear up for April Fools' Day with this list of the Top 10 April Fools pranks of all time. May they inspire you to great heights of prankdom!
Here we see the Loch Ness Monster, which has spawned more than its share of legends and hoaxes.

Border security bill passes while senators are on vacation

The border security bill passed in an empty Senate chamber as the $600 million measure cleared while the politicians are on vacation-READ ON
a vintage photograph of the Senate chamber

A Career in Financial Writing can bring in Fast Cash

Many consumers are looking to bring in fast cash by taking on Financial Writing as a freelance job.

You Are Not Supposed To Know Cash Advances Online Do Not Require Any Credit

Credit is not a factor with cash advances online. There are not credit checks so their is no hard inquiry on your record to lower your credit score.
Credit is not a factor with cash advances online. There are not credit checks so their is no hard inquiry on your record to lower your credit score.

Microfinance industry becoming troubled by scandals

The microfinance industry is becoming rocked with a series of scandals, and it appears to be unraveling despite many lenders noble aims.
Muhammad Yunus

Think Jumpin Jammerz for comfort and convenience

Jumpin Jammerz are wildly popular footed fleece pajamas that are inspired by kids but made for adults. Get toasty and show your inner child.
Skymall Jumpin Jammerz page.

Nevada town gets wiped out by recession

The town of Empire, Nev., has been wiped off the map. The company owned-town was the last of its kind and was a victim of the recession.
Empire Nevada

Personal Online Lending and How It Can Make or Break Your Family Budget During Hard Times

Hard times befall us all but you do not have to break your budget to pay your bills. Use personal loans responsibly to avoid penlaties and late fees.
Hard times befall us all but you do not have to break your budget to pay your bills. Use personal loans responsibly to avoid penlaties and late fees.

Are You Paying Too Much For Stocks?

Using a small loan to make up for the shortfall because you paid too much for stocks is not very smart. Learn how to protect and grow your money.
If you are a lemming investor, please don't use small loans to finance your lack of creativity. You'll be shocked at how much it can cost you.

Maryland challenges sovereign immunity in tribal lending case

Maryland is taking personal loans portal Western Sky Financial to court over personal loan rates. The company claims sovereign immunity.
The Western Sky Financial corporate logo, which depicts three teepees within the image of a setting sun.