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Guatemala STD experiments echo Tuskegee experiments

The revelation that the United States sanctioned experiments on Guatemalans by infecting them with an STD echoes the Tuskegee experiments...
Tuskegee study

Roth IRA conversions surge in 2010

Roth IRA conversions are rising as taxpayers take advantage of tax breaks and try to avoid the prospect of rising federal taxes next year...
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Fitch downgrades the credit rating of Greece | EU to offer help

Credit rating agency Fitch downgraded Greece to a BBB- credit rating. How will Greece turn around their economy, or will Greece need help?
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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.

Senate report on financial crisis points finger at Goldman Sachs

A Senate report investigating the cause of the financial crisis accuses Goldman Sachs of misleading both its clients and Congress ...
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Ven-A-Care chases down Medicare defrauders, collects bounties

Ven-A-Care is a small pharmacy that makes money by whistle-blowing on big pharmaceutical companies that commit Medicare and Medicaid fraud.
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Time and Square how did the two ever meet?

How did Time Square get its name and what is the history behind it? Want to know more? Read on....
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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.

Japan-China feud in South China Sea vexes both nations

The escalation of a long-running dispute between Japan and China over the Senkaku Islands threatens to disrupt the Asia-Pacific summit...
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Payday Loans for Single Mothers

You’re a single mother and want to make the holidays special for your child, too. Payday Loans for Single Mothers can provide a little extra cash ...

Murkowski pulls ahead in Alaska vote count and blasts Palin

Lisa Murkowski has gained a lead over Joe Miller in the Alaska vote count for the Senate election. Miller has contested some ballots.
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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?

Climate change in Columbia driving US coffee prices sky high

Hot weather and heavy rains have hurt Columbian coffee production as global demand catches up with coffee drinkers in the United States.
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Falling gold price could mean the gold bubble is about to burst

If the gold bubble bursts, it would hurt investors who dumped their portfolios into gold as a safe haven during the global financial crisis.
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Oniomaniac | Compulsive Need to Buy Things

Oniomaniacs have a compulsive need or desire to buy things, and this can lead to many negative consequences such as debt, hoarding and excessive waste...
What happens when shopping is a compulsion instead of a hobby? Image from www.designmom.com.

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.

Google Apps Marketplace : More programs, less hassle

Google launched their Apps Marketplace for business recently. Is this extension to their business services worth a try? READ MORE...
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Oil heads for Pensacola Beach | BP oil spill still gushing

Oil has been spotted in the water a few miles away from Pensacola Beach, and a new method to cap the oil spill is not working. READ MORE...
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May 21, 2011, is Judgment Day, says Family Radio Worldwide

One pastor has said that May 21, 2011, is Judgment Day - the day of rapture. It isn't the first time the date of rapture has been predicted.
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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.

Dollar continues slide, but rally in near future not far-fetched

The U.S. Dollar Index is approaching its all-time low, but a number of factors may signal a rebound for the greenback ...
George Washington's portrait on a dollar bill

National Opt Out Day Nov. 24 fails to get off the ground

Few air travelers chose to opt out of full body scans in a protest that could have snarled airports on the busiest travel day of the year.
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