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People Use Cash Advances as They Brace for Global Warming Bill

People are anticipating needing more payday loans and cash advances to handle added expenses for energy in coming years…
Consumers budgets are already stretched out. Cash Advances help, but will the upcoming global warming bill make things worse? (Photo: flickr.com)

Consumers who are Careful with Car Care May Find Quick Cash

Consumers looking for quick cash may find it by shoring up their car care practices.

Feminist Muslim reform activist argues for racial profiling

Racial profiling and religious profiling by TSA at airports would be a good idea, argues Muslim reform activist Asra Nomani in a recent op-ed.
Shots of four sets of eyes from different ethnic backgrounds, stacked one atop the other.

How Can Your Credit Score Be Saved With Something As Simple As A Payday Loan?

Millions of people every year fall short on various bills and lose credit points. Payday loans are a no credit check option that can ease the pain.
Millions of people every year fall short on various bills and lose credit points. Payday loans are a no credit check option that can ease the pain.

Will Chevy Volt battery warranty convince electric car skeptics?

GM hopes that extending the Chevy Volt battery warranty for 8 years or 100,000 miles will inspire confidence among potential buyers. READ ON
a three quarter panel shot of the Chevy volt

Apollo Landing Back Up Tapes Lost | NASA Refurbishes Old Tapes

The back up tapes for Apollo 11 have been lost for years. NASA has given the originals and a cash advance to Lowry Digital to be restored...
Apollo 11 Moon Landing Salute

Google earnings report comes with big surprises

Google has announced the fourth quarter earnings for 2010, and though they are very good, most people are focusing on the management shakeup.
Eric Schmidt

Facts About Installment Loans Everyone Should Know Before Applying Online

Are installment loans online safe and secure? Is applying a big hassle with tons of hoops to jump through? We have the facts you want to know.
Are installment loans online safe and secure? Is applying a big hassle with tons of hoops to jump through? We have the facts you want to know.

UK Office of Fair Trading says no to payday loan rate cap

The United Kingdom's Office of Fair Trading has ruled that a payday loan rate cap is unnecessary and would harm free market competition…
A T-shirt parody of the "Enjoy Coke" logo. This shirt reads "Enjoy Capitalism." Part of capitalism is a free market economy that would not restrict the payday loan with unnecessary (or even harmful) rate caps.

Mexico tunnel discovery a drop in the drug smuggling bucket

The Mexico tunnel between Tijuana and San Diego linked drug smuggling operations with a passageway the length of six football fields.
drug smuggling passageway

Man Goes to Prison for Payday Loan Scheme

I don't know if this guy was giving out fax payday loans or no fax payday loans or what, but he wasn't giving out as much as he told his investors he was...
The Encylopedia of Scams

How To Get A Cash Advance Without Providing Collateral or Submitting To A Credit Check

Credit checks can hurt your credit score and providing collateral for a loan is an unneccessary risk which can be avoided.
Credit checks can hurt your credit score and providing collateral for a loan is an unneccessary risk which can be avoided.

LaShawn Merritt, gold medalist, fails drug test, faces ban

LaShawn Merritt failed a drug test after taking an erectile dysfunction drug, and the Olympic 400-meter champion may be suspended for two years.
LaShawn Merritt is pictured with two other runners.

Housing market: Most in U.S. think now is the time to buy a home

It's a buyer's market, but home sales in the United States continue to suffer as potential home buyers wait for prices to hit rock bottom.
housing market

Jaycee Lee Dugard, 29, Found After 18 Years

Jaycee Lee Dugard, who had been missing for 18 years, may have revealed herself. Now 29, Dugard will meet with her long-lost mother Terry today…
Oceans of time have passed. Oh, to feel that joy of reunion. It is indescribable joy. (Photo: flickr.com)

How Personal Loans Online Can Prevent Your FICO Credit Score From Going Down

Traditional loans require a credit check which puts a hard inquiry on your credit report which in many cases lowers your overall credit rating.
Traditional loans require a credit check which puts a hard inquiry on your credit report which in many cases lowers your overall credit rating.

Extradition of Viktor Bout, the Merchant of Death, angers Russia

Viktor Bout, a Russian suspected of global arms dealing, was extradited to the U.S. from Thailand on Tuesday to face terrorism charges...
viktor bout merchant of death wares

Find Great Deals on Best Buy Black Friday Ads 2009

Check out Best Buy Black Friday ads 2009. Best Buy is offering great deals from Kitchen & Housewares to automotive and home theater appliances. READ MORE >>>
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How To Use Short Term Loans To Get Through a Budget Crisis Wisely

Everyone finds themsevles in a budget crisis from time to time and short term loans are only the answer in some circumstances when used wisely.
Everyone finds themsevles in a budget crisis from time to time and short term loans are only the answer in some circumstances when used wisely.

Jon Stewart Rally to Restore Sanity a plea to moderate majority

Stephen Colbert and Jon Stewart are spoofing Glenn Beck by staging a rally on the National Mall that could influence midterm elections.
Jon Stewart and Stephen Colbert team up to mock Glenn Beck

Banks used free Fed money in financial crisis to profit, not lend

Free money from the Fed intended to boost lending was used to pad bank profits with sweetheart bond deals instead ...
vault at a bank