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Paying Off Your Mortgage | The Real Costs (Pt. 1)

The costs of home For most people, the greatest monetary expense they will take on during their lifetime is that of buying a home. Despite the fact that mortgage costs are tremendous. From ubiquitous idiomatic expressions like “home is where the heart is” to classic exclamations the caliber of “He is happiest, be he king
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Repair Your Credit Score in 6 Weeks or Less

Credit Correction: Legally Correct a Bad Credit Report and Repair Your Score in 6 Weeks or Less Complete video course on how to correct bad credit. You will learn: how to identify mistakes, tricks to increase your score quickly, how to contact the major credit agencies, what the scores mean, what is a desirable score,
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Great California Garage Sale to Raise Money for State

Schwarzenegger gets creative California’s budget crisis may seem like an overwhelming lost cause to some, but Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger is putting up a fight. His latest plan to get some emergency money to fight the state deficit is the Great California Garage Sale. The state is now using online resources including Craigslist and eBay to
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Get $1,000 Extra With Cash For Clunkers From cars.gov

Short Term Loans Online If you are going to trade a vehicle in under the Cash For Clunkers program you might as well request a down payment assistance loan to put some money in your pocket to help with purchasing a vehicle. Everyone knows that you can get a better interest rate and repayment terms
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Sunda Croonquist | Black Swede Comedian Sued By Jewish MIL

A world without comedy is what she wants, eh? Then Sunda Croonquist’s mother-in-law can have it. If we’ve reached the point where we can no longer poke fun at each other, then society has reached the point where its trappings are no longer of interest for me anymore. If nobody can prove to me that
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Standard Hotel in New York Will Ask Guests Not to Strip

What happens at The Standard… There’s something altogether unsavory about including the phrases “Meatpacking District” and “exhibitionism” in the same sentence, but that’s life in the big city. In other words, that’s how they do things in New York – the Big Apple, the land of movie stars, potholes and scores of debt consolidation and
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How to Add an Image to Your Signature in Gmail

Gmail’s happy customers Most of the people who I know who use Gmail absolutely love it. The endless storage capacity, search feature, automatically save chats and several other features have made most Gmail users happy customers. However, as the use of Gmail spreads to the point of near e-mail monopoly, people are beginning to use

Cut Your Spending | Part III

Start saving cash today Sometimes you really do need an installment loan to make ends meet. But an easy cash loan isn’t the only way to round up extra cash. Here are some money-saving ideas that might help you save cash now and make it easier to manage your expenses. Keep moving and don’t touch

New Jersey Lottery MegaMillions | Now With More Millions!

New Jersey lottery jackpot gets even bigger The prize that will go to the next person who holds the winning numbers in the MegaMillions game of the New Jersey lottery continues to grow bigger. The $170 million prize that was up for grabs last night has now grown into a $207 million prize after no
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PS3 Slim Price $299 Coming 8/24/09

Early adopters feel the sting When it comes to video game systems or any other form of consumer electronics technology, there’s always a danger that comes with being an early adopter. First of all, if there is a competing technology on the market (take HD-DVD vs. Blu-Ray, for example), the other one might take over,
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Maria Belen Chapur… Mark Sanford’s Fire-Starter?

He’s dead inside… and C Street House knew before his wife There’s something dreadfully wrong with that. That C Street House, C Street Band, The Family, or whatever you want to call them knew that South Carolina Governor Mark Sanford was having an affair with Argentine reporter Maria Belen Chapur. The super-secret religious organization knew

Cut Your Spending | Part I

Start saving your cash today Money is tight, but there are lots of simple things you can do to free up some extra cash. In fact, making just a few minor changes to your spending routines could mean you’ll never have to get a payday cash advance again. Make off-season purchases You can save lots
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Laura Gambucci Boutique Makes a Splash in La Jolla

Customers love selection at Laura Gambucci Fashion Boutiques are a dime a dozen in La Jolla, and in California as a whole, but the name “Laura Gambucci” has managed to perk up a few ears in the fashion world. Her customers rave about her selection, clothing that can’t be found at other boutiques in the

Installment Loans | A Walk in the Park With Us!

Score a home run for your finances So, what do you know about payday loans or installment loans? Chances are you’ve heard about them in some way, shape or form, as television, radio and online advertising sings their praises. Not only has advertising been a big part of the public’s awareness of the short term
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Little Tikes Recall On Workshop Sets and Trucks

Parents, be alert and aware Parents, we all want to know that our children are safe when it comes to the toys they play with. After the recent scare with Chinese toys and unacceptable levels of lead in the paint used, we’re all paying closer attention to the quality of toys our youngsters are using
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Erector Spykee the Spy Robot | WiFi Spying, Worldwide

Robots, lasers and my childhood paradise From the time I was quite small, I was fascinated by robots. Particularly robots equipped with laser beams. Nothing out of the ordinary about that, eh? My dream was that my family would be able to afford a ruby tube so that I could construct a laser in my
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Hillary Clinton Angry | “I’m Secretary, Not My Husband!”

Lost in translation Recently, United States Secretary of State Hillary Clinton sat down for a town hall-style meeting at the Congolese capital of Kinshasa. According to the Syracuse Post-Standard, her stop is part of an 11-day tour through Africa to promote “development and good governance, and to underscore the Obama administration’s commitment” to aiding the