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  • Markets continue to tumble
    Stock markets continue a downward trend as interest rates to rise soon
    On August 5, stocks in the United States continued on a downward trend, with most major indexes down 1%. After setting record highs, the Dow Jones and the S&P 500 have lost all the gains they had made thus far in 2014. Corporate earnings have...
  • Don't pay deals that don't pay
    When Don’t-Pay deals don’t pay off
    You’re in the market for a big ticket item like renovation materials or a major appliance and then you see an advertisement for just what you need with a headline like this: NO MONEY DOWN, NO PAYMENTS OR INTEREST FOR 12 MONTHS. Well, that...
  • Does she like me more than a friend?
    Does she like me more than a friend?
    When it comes to love, women show interest a little different than men do. Sometimes they’re more obvious about their feelings while other times you don’t even think they like you. This is due to the way a woman thinks. Some think that...
  • The Amazing Magic of Compounding
    It’s amazing -- the magic of compounding
    You may have seen this: A magician places a single loonie on his palm, closes his hand, waves mysteriously above it and a seemingly unending stream of loonies cascades from his still closed hand into a top hat. It’s a trick known as the...
  • Refinancing a mortgage
    Refinancing a mortgage
    Refinancing your mortgage in this economy can be difficult, but it is not impossible. Between tight credit markets and so many homeowners being underwater, it can be hard to refinance home loan. With the record low interest rates currently...
  • Rep. Paul Ryan, (R-Wi)
    Lew warns Congress of the consequences of not raising debt ceiling
    On ThursdayTreasury Secretary Jacob Lew, mincing no words, issued a strong warning to Congress, pointing out the dire consequences if they don't raise the debt ceiling.Testifying before theSenate Finance Committee, Lew countered the comments...
  • Credit card shuffle
    Credit card shuffle
    Credit cards have some of the highest interest debt that is owed by most American households. Finally getting it paid off can be a major relief. Unfortunately, many people have discovered the hard way that just chucking a couple extra dollars a...
  • APR on credit cards
    APR on credit cards
    Interest rates on credit cards are among the highest rates permitted in the consumer loan market. While most interest rates are between eight and fifteen percent, rates on credit card are allowed to go as high as thirty percent. With rates this...
  • Dominican Republic spa retreat
    Head to the tropics of Casa Bonita for holistic rebirth
    The city life of Philadelphia at times can wear you out... What you need is some uninterrupted pampering from Larimar stone massages and mango body wraps to fresh organic juices and natural healing courses to revive your weary body, mind and soul...
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    Six ways to get your youth hooked on genealogy
    In your hands lies the power to forge a connection between you and the past in the hearts and minds of your youth. With a little more time on their hands during summer vacation, why not try to get your youth interested in learning more about their...
  • Join Female Football Frenzy’s Tashyra Ayers for  AHA Super Bowl Party
    Join Female Football Frenzy’s Tashyra Ayers for AHA Super Bowl Party
    Philadelphia, PA –This Sunday join in for the Super Bowl Party at South Philly Bar & Grill to benefit the American Heart Association (AHA).South Philly Bar & Grill, voted Philly’s best sports bar by PHL 17 four years in a row,...
  • Credit cards
    Choose a credit card wisely
    Plastic has become the preferred payment of many customers. There are numerous cards now to choose from, debit, credit, cards that have rewards programs and others that promise cash back or frequent flyer miles. This is where it becomes tricky...
  • Money
    Rule of 72: How fast will your investment grow?
    They say the number seven is a magic number and in the world of finance, there is some truth to this common saying. At least, that is, when the number two follows the seven, as in the “rule of 72.” This financial shortcut has been...
  • Molokai: Secluded beaches
    Molokai: Secluded beaches
    Are you looking to nude sunbath on a beach and not see a single soul all day? If you are looking for seclusion, look to the beaches on the island of Molokai. But with seclusion means no lifeguards on any of the beaches.Molokai has only 106 mile...
  • Top 5
    Top 5 most anticipated games releasing this fall
    This has been a great year for game releases and it's not over yet! These are just a few of the fantastic titles hitting the shelves in the final quarter of the year.5. Hitman: AbsolutionMany of us have been waiting years for the next...