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Alternatives to a Payday Advance

The way it is, most people who resort to payday lenders for loans are worried. The stock market may have been rising lately, but the general economy and job markets remain uncertain. Many believe they have little choice when it comes to short term financing. They are in urgent need of cash, but have questionable […]

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Nursing Homes Rated

An online tool has been developed by a federal agency for comparing nursing homes. A Brief Story Government programmes to upgrade the quality of patient care at nursing homes are moving forward and there is a website for consumers that can use to evaluate nursing homes. The Centres for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) had […]

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Interest Rates On Federal Education Loans Dropping On July 1 2009

Interest rates on federal variable-interest student loans fell to historically low levels by July 1, 2009, to the benefit of many undergraduates. Those who had waited until then before consolidating their older variable-rate loans would have saved thousands of Dollars in interest over the term of the loans. Variable and Fixed-rate Loans Federal PLUS and […]

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Except For Small Auto Group 401K Savings Rates Dont Budge

It can be hard to determine just how much of your earnings should be saved for retirement. Some people rely on outside cues, like the level of matching funds from their employer. Others decide on saving a round percentage of their salary, such as 10 percent. You’re likely wondering if you are saving sufficient funds […]

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Borrowing From P2P Lending

Ever since the mid-2000s credit crisis, peer-to-peer lending services have been drawing a lot of interest. If you are interested in these alternative sources of funds, this article explains their many benefits and covers sites where you can make a strong case for the funding you need. A Brief Story Settling credit-card debts took its […]

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Skimming Devices Target Debitcard Readers

To stop criminals from stealing credit card and debit card data, Stop & Shop supermarkets does not store the contained information. Once a shopper swipes his or her card at the counter, the data is sent to an external firm for processing. However, Ahold NV and its clients had learned that such precautions do not […]

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