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The TSA pat-down is rare, and travelers can make it rarer still

The TSA pat-down, already rare at crowded airports, can be avoided with common sense and a cool head. Scanners make the process much faster.
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Taco Bell launches ad campaign striking back at beef lawsuit

Taco Bell has launched a counteroffensive against a lawsuit; ads say allegations that the company doesn't serve real ground beef are false.
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Instant-decision loans

What is an instant-decision loan? If you want it fast and easy, apply today for instant-decision loans right here, right now. CLICK TO APPLY
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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.

Gas prices expected to continue falling in the year ahead

Gas prices are rising, and they may go higher. Rising demand along with seasonal supply restrictions could result in $4-a-gallon gas in 2011.
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Some colleges considering rejecting student loan funding

Facing high default rates and new rules aimed at for-profit schools, some community colleges are opting out of federal loan programs.
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Congressional Budget Office | The CBO on healthcare

The Congressional Budget Office released its preliminary analysis of the health care bill. What is the estimate, and how does the CBO work?
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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.

Arlen Specter election results are not in his favor

Arlen Specter, senator from Pennsylvania, has been unseated in the Pennsylvania Democratic primary. Thus ends a 30-year career. READ MORE...
Senator Arlen Specter

The Cash Advance Loan is Still Reliable

Until the lending market returns to normal, consumers may have to rely on cash advance loan options.
Even though the lending market has been dry this recession, cash advance loans have still been available.

Apple Adobe | The rivalry heats up

The Apple / Adobe rivalry is getting even more heated with the iPhone OS 4.0. Will Adobe's workaround be accepted, or will Apple ban Flash?
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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.

Wall Street reform bill passes the Senate

The Wall Street reform bill has passed the House, and now the United States Senate. Next is the President's desk for approval. READ MORE...
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Rosh Hashanah, Resolve to Get Your Finances in Order

Even if you're not Jewish, Rosh Hashanah could be a good opportunity to give yourself a kick in the pants when it comes to getting your finances in order...
Now that's a shofar! Image from wikimedia.

Fugitives John McCluskey and Casslyn Welch taken into custody

After weeks on the run, fugitives John McCluskey and Casslyn Welch have been arrested in a National Forest park in Arizona. READ MORE...
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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.

Existing home sales surged as the home buyer tax credit expired

The big existing home sale increase in April may be unsustainable as home buyers raced to beat the deadline for home buyer tax credit 2010.
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Mcafee Virus | Mcafee DAT 5958 reports false svchost.exe virus

This morning's Mcafee virus definition update is falsely reporting an svchost.exe virus. Find out how to fix the Mcafee virus issue here. READ ON....
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Staying in touch with good memories

Taking a trip down memory lane regularly helps keep you focused on the good things in life. This is method will help put you in a good mood.
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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.

Suze Orman’s Advice on Payday Loans

Suze Orman's advice about obtaining payday loans can be good news for those in debt.