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Strip club ATMs banned from TANF use in California

California strip clubs can no longer distribute welfare funds via their ATMs. Gov. Schwarzenegger is cracking down on waste…
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Flash Trading | More Funny Business on Wall Street?

The SEC wants to get rid of flash trading, which gives some investors an unfair advantage. Oh, and it could crash the market. Can we get rid of it right now?
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Enjoy Short Term Loans with No Credit Checks

Borrow up to $1,500 in 2.5 minutes and spend the cash sometimes within two hours. No faxing or collateral required! APPLY ONLINE right here!
Feel the wind in your (budget's) hair as short term loans make problems a thing of the past. (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.

New Colorado payday lending laws to go into effect

In August, new regulations on payday lending in Colorado will take effect. The new limitations extend terms and reduce rates. READ MORE ...
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Private sector job growth fails to check rising unemployment rate

Private sector job growth couldn't offset public sector layoffs, population growth and people re-entering the work force.
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Pajamagram PajamaJeans and other expensive gifts

This year you can get the popular and often sold-out PajamaJeans through the Pajamagram company, but is the high cost worth the comfort?
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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.

If you like Dutch Colonials, try the Amityville Horror House

The house where the incidents chronicled in the book "The Amityville Horror" took place is for sale. It's actually a nice place. READ ON...
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Anti-whaling ships drive Japanese whalers from Antarctica

Anti-whaling harassment, rising diplomatic pressure and a waning appetite for whale meat in Japan are threatening the Japanese whale hunt.
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Strap on your gris-gris, it’s Fat Tuesday

Fat Tuesday is the party of the year in New Orleans, and if you're there, your no fax cash advance source says have fun but be safe. Lent and bills are waiting.

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?

First Generation Nap Nanny products recalled by CPSC

The Consumer Product Safety Commission has recalled the Nap Nanny made by Baby Matters. Is the CPSC equipped to handle so many recalls?
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Recessionomics: Santa Claus robs yacht club

The recession has hit even Santa where it hurts. Reports indicate that Santa Claus robbed a yacht club in Rhode Island.
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Senate passes financial reform bill amendment

An amendment to the financial reform bill has passed the Senate, nearly unanimously. The amendment changes the bill dramatically. READ ON...
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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.

Omega-3 fish oil fails to slow Alzheimer’s, study says

Omega-3 fatty acids failed to reduce cognitive decline in a study designed to test the effectiveness of fish oil for Alzheimer's therapy...
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Yes, you really can get quick loans same day you apply!

Even if you have bad credit, poor credit or no credit at all, there really are such things as quick loans same day that you apply! Don't wait!!
There really are such things as same day loans.

Credit score can affect insurance rates, court rules

A Michigan supreme court has ruled that using credit scores to determine insurance rates is not discriminatory. READ ON...
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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.

Four Loko and similar drinks under federal crackdown

The FDA has told makers of Four Loko and similar drinks that their products are unsafe, and caffeine must be removed from such products...
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