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Payroll employment increases for the month of April

During the month of April, nonfarm payroll employment rose by 290,000. Despite this increase in employment, the unemployment rate in the United States increased up to 9.9 percent. Sizable employment gains occurred in manufacturing, professional and business services, health care and in leisure and hospitality. Federal government employment increased due to hiring of temporary workers

Unsecured loans being offered to college-aged consumers

Unsecured loans are the newest concern for young people. Now that credit card companies are in trouble, they are looking for new ways of generating revenue. The recession was a difficult time for everyone, and that includes credit lenders. Companies suddenly had to deal with huge losses as a result of defaulting loans. To mitigate
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Deem and Pass | A procedural vote with big implications

With the health care bill dragging into its second year of debate, there is talk from house leader Nancy Pelosi that a “procedural action” called Deem and Pass may be used to move the health care bill through the House. Half vote and half procedural action, the Deem and Pass action – otherwise known as
Record-High Deficit Makes Americans Use Short Term Loans

Record-High Deficit Makes Americans Use Short Term Loans

Deficit high Short term loans are a popular option with Americans as the deficit reaches record highs.  Budget deficit totals were released, and the federal deficit has surpassed $1.8 trillion, according to the White House.  That’s more than four times last year’s high. It’s reached this level because the stimulus package handed out billions more
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Trista Joy Lathern Gives Charity a Bad Name

Shame on you, Trista Joy Lathern People have all kinds of excuses for not donating to charity. Most of the people I know and I don’t hand out money to people asking for change on the streets because we all agree that unless we know what they’re going to use it for, we might be
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Big bills and no way to pay them? Money Loans can help today!

Have you been struggling with stacks and stacks of bills? Are you facing late charges, overdraft fees and emergency expenses and know you need money now? Are you having a hard time because no bank will lend you money because of the credit problems that have been created by how this difficult economy has affected
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Writing trends articles to increase Article Marketing commissions

Once you’ve written several conversion articles for the Commission Writing program, you can help these articles rank even better by writing trends articles. Search engines rank the popularity of a page or article based on the number of links and amount of traffic that goes to that page. Because conversion articles do not naturally develop
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Factionalism: Unifier or divider of Selangor?

Human beings are social creatures. They feel the need to organize and band together, which is the basis for community societies, the state and other groupings of human beings. But this drive to be in or part of a group is a source of many political problems in this day and age. The same holds
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Texas prosecutors stand mute over state of death penalty

The constitutionality of the death penalty is currently under review in Texas, the state where more than half of U.S. executions are committed, according to various sources. As the Houston Chronicle indicates, some Texas lawmakers aren’t too keen on the idea of the death penalty being labeled unconstitutional. Local Harris County District Attorney Pat Lykos
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47 years have passed since JFK assassination

The JFK assassination was one of the most shocking moments to occur in modern America. The shooting of a young and incredibly charismatic president in broad daylight stunned the world. It has been 47 years since John F. Kennedy was gunned down in Dallas. 47th anniversary of JFK assassination On November 22, 1963, President John
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Gold futures hit record high, investors urged to jump in

There is a definite connection between currency values and the price of precious metals, and if today’s movement on gold futures is any indication, the world is experiencing a major shift. According to Marketwatch, Gold for December delivery went up $7.20 per ounce to an all-time high of $1,405 early Monday on the Comex of
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Navy railgun test breaks world record

Ordinarily, a railgun is solely the domain of science fiction and video games. However, the Navy has been experimenting with real railguns for years and getting results. A recent Navy test broke the world record for most powerful railgun firing. Navy tests world record railgun The railguns in films and gaming media like the “Doom” and “Quake” series are
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Paydayloans are a great help when your bills are past due

You’ve been there. You’re barely squeezing by every week, living meagerly from one payday to the next. You know that you need to pay your bills on time. Then one day, you see the big red “past due” stamp on the bill in the mail and realize, you forgot to pay the electric bill! Options
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New superbug threatens to make bacteria drug-resistant worldwide

Instead of souvenirs, Brits looking for discounted nip-and-tucks in India have brought home a new superbug infection that could spread worldwide. A new class of superbug has infected plastic surgery patients in south Asia who have carried it to the U.K., and from there it could spread around the globe. A gene interchangeable with bacteria

More Consumers Need Installment Loans to Pay for Electricity

Electricity prices rise steadily Mary Grace of Spokane, Washington said, “More than a few times this summer we’ve had to dig deep into savings and use installment loans to make ends meet. Our electricity bills are outrageous this time of year.” Grace is not alone in her issues with the electric company. Her main concern
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Bidding for 2018 FIFA World Cup fraught with controversy

Currently, various nations are entering bids to win the hosting rights to the 2018 and 2022 FIFA World Cup. However, the bidding process is getting blasted for being rife with corruption. Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin has boycotted the voting procedures in Zurich. Allegations of corruption in World Cup bidding The bidding process is currently
Mortgage lenders are disqualifying pregnant women because tighter lending standards don't recognize maternity leave as income. Mahalie's photostream/Flicker.

Mortgage lending: Do not get pregnant if you want to buy a house

If you’re starting a family and would like to buy a house to raise your kids in, there’s something you should know. Women who are pregnant and plan to stay home to take care of the baby may not qualify for a mortgage loan. The economic meltdown, housing crisis and credit crunch have mortgage lenders