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Google flips the switch in China: search no longer censored

Google has officially shut down www.google.cn, its Chinese search portal. Are those searches being redirected, and how did China react?
Chinese internet cafe

Ursula Burns | How Far We’ve Come, How Far to Go

Ursula Burns became the first black woman to head a Fortune 500 company when she took over Xerox in July. This made me think about progress ...
Xerox makes a lot more than copiers nowadays. Image from Flickr.

The top 6 things you do not know about bedbugs (Pt. 1)

There are bedbug myths and bedbug facts. Discover the top six things you should know about the pests, which are quite expensive to be rid of…
A close-up of a bedbug

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.

Droid Incredible launch date accidentally released by Verizon Wireless

The Droid Incredible launch date is April 29, thanks to the accidental release of secret information for Verizon's sweet new flagship phone.
Verizon Droid

Low interest loans can pay for home repairs

Low interest loans for home repairs may be a good idea to help you fix that project before it turns into a large and expensive project! READ MORE
Blonde woman used low interest loans to cover home repairs.

Israeli PM says Iran must fear credible military threat

Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu has spoken openly of pursuing a credible military threat against Iran over its mysterious nuclear program.
U.S. Vice President and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu during a March 2010 visit to Jersusalem.

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.

Jobs for grads: Tips for making a big splash on the job hunt

Job hunting tips for college graduates can make finding real-world gainful employment less painful in a tough, post-recession job market.
Street signs marking the intersection of Opportunity Drive and Career Drive.

USDA announces cost of raising a child is growing up

The USDA has just released its annual report on the cost of raising children, and they are getting more expensive every year.
Kids in a classroom

Facebook torrent hack makes free download of personal user data

The Facebook torrent hack mined the personal information of 171 million Facebook users and made the data available for anyone to download...
a geek and poke cartoon lampooning facebook

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.

Swipe fee cap by Federal Reserve may be higher than planned

The Federal Reserve will announce what it is setting the swipe fee cap at, but it could be higher than 12 cents per transaction.
A debit card

Bad Credit Loans | Quick help for your instant cash needs – fast approval!

Bad credit becomes a thing of the past with the help of bad credit loans - it is the perfect time-saving option for your instant cash needs!
Getting bad credit loans is really that easy.

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

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.

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...
climbing to retirement savings goals

Yes, you really can get short term loans today

You don't want another late payment on your credit report. You want cash today; what you need are short term loans you can get today. READ ON...
Short term loans today

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?
Greece

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.

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 ...
u.s. capitol building