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NFL lockout loans: More money, more problems

The 2011 NFL lockout has spawned a controversial product called the lockout loan. Large-dollar same day loans to players can spell trouble.
A padlock with the NFL logo Photoshopped on.

Jackie Robinson Day honors memory of human rights legend

Jackie Robinson Day is on April 15. It celebrates the anniversary of Jackie Robinson breaking the color line in baseball back in 1947...
Black and white photograph of Jackie Robinson after his playing days. He looks distinguished in a business suit, which means that the photo may very well have been taken during one of his civil rights speaking engagements. He holds his arm around a young African-American boy.

‘Gatorade Tiger’ Sports Drink Pulled Off the Market

Gatorade issued a statement today about Gatorade Tiger, which it decided to discontinue BEFORE Tiger Woods became headline news in every rag on the planet...
Gatorade Tiger Image from Flickr.

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.

IAAF can’t decide sex of 880m champ Caster Semenya

Runner Caster Semenya is livid that it has taken the IAAF eight months and counting to verify her gender. She just wants to compete. READ ON...
Medium close up of Caster Semenya, the South African sprinter who says she's a woman. The International Association of Athletics Federations isn't sure, so they're forbidding her from competing until they can verify her gender. It's been eight months since they began gender verification tests, in case you're keeping track.

UPDATE: Tests confirm Caster Semenya is a woman, can compete

The International Association of Athletics Federations took 11 months, but have finally decided that Caster Semenya is a woman. READ ON…
South African runner Caster Semenya awaits the official time for her race.

Chan Ho Park diarrhea comment reflects cultural divide

Chan Ho Park and diarrhea will forever be linked in Yankee fans minds now. But it was simply a case of culture clash, not potty humor...
Chan Ho Park and wife Ri-hye Park appear at a party, dressed in elegant formalwear.

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.

The Mendoza Line | Bad in Sports, Bad For the Budget

If you're flirting with the Mendoza Line, you know things are going well for you. Whether it's a batting average, credit score or budget issue, stay above...
Mario Mendoza, "father" of the Mendoza Line (Photo: cdn.bleacherreport.com)

Toby Gerhart NFL Draft projections don’t match his resume

Toby Gerhart NFL Draft projections show that pro scouts have their doubts about his speed and running style translating to the NFL.
Closeup of a leather baseball glove

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?

Michael Vick Has Been Reinstated Into the NFL

Michael Vick has been reinstated into the NFL, which means that not only does the league need new leadership, but the team that signs him should be boycotted...
Justice. (Photo: thehollywoodgossip.com)

Bloomsday Race Results 2010

Bloomsday 2010 boasts over 50,000 participants and was held in Spokane, Washington, Sunday, May 2, 2010. Looking for your Bloomsday Results?
Know where to get the Bloomsday race results 2010.

2010-2011 College football bowl schedule pulls in huge money

The official bowl schedule for this season has been set - but with millions of dollars at stake, these games mean more than school matchups.
Football

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.

LeBron James decision could backfire on NBA business

LeBron James goes to Miami, Dan Gilbert rants and curses and the NBA could lose out in TV ratings when Miami isn't on. READ MORE…
LeBron James stalking the court in his Team USA jersey, during the Beijing Summer Olympics.

German brewery markets no-alcohol beer in US as a sports drink

German brewer Erdinger is trying to increase its North American market share by marketing non-alcoholic beer Alkoholfrei at sporting events.
non alcoholic beer

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.

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.

Wonderlic : Should you take a sample test?

You have read about NFL players taking it, now you can take a sample Wonderlic test and get advice on how to read the results. READ MORE...
Tapping Pencils

Can Credit Cards Fix Tennis Damage?

Novak Djokovic performed a real no-no at the Shanghai Tennis tournament by slamming his racquet into the ground. Can he fix things with one of his credit cards?
Novak Djokovic may need one of his credit cards to help pay the fines for his latest on-court outburst.  (Photo: Wikipedia.org)