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Aug. 16, 2011

Ultimate Guide to Financing

Small Business Financing

by JamieD, Former Moderator
Tuesday, 08/03/2010 - 8:37am

Without the right financing, the chances of your business succeeding are slim to none. Whether you're looking for start-up capital or funds to keep your business operating, it's important to know the best way to go about finding ...

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Aug. 16, 2011

Your Credit Score: It Pays to Aim High

Your 720 Credit Score

Having a good credit score is always important to consumers planning to apply for a loan or to get or keep a good deal on a credit card, but that's especially the case in an uncertain economy. "In difficult times, lenders are pickier about the loans they make and ...

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Aug. 16, 2011

Find Loans and Grants Fast!

Government Grants

Federal, state and local governments offer a wide range of financing programs to help small businesses start and grow their operations. These programs include low-interest loans, venture capital, and scientific and economic development grants.


Find Loans and Grants Fast!

Search for Loans & Grants to find financing for your small ...

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Aug. 16, 2011

What is Identity Theft

What is Identity Theft

Identity theft occurs when someone uses your personally identifying information, like your name, Social Security number, or credit card number, without your permission, to commit fraud or other crimes.


The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) estimates that as many as 9 million Americans have their identities stolen each year. In fact ...

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Aug. 16, 2011

7 Tips on Putting Your Dollars to Work for U!

7 Tips on Putting Your Dollars to Work for You!

While it's important to pay your bills, it's also wise to "pay yourself" — to contribute to your savings accounts, even in uncertain times when you may be strapped for cash.


"During tough financial times, you may believe you cannot pay your bills and continue to put money ...

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Aug. 16, 2011

Choosing a Credit Counselor

Credit Counselor

Living paycheck to paycheck? Worried about debt collectors? Can’t seem to develop a workable budget, let alone save money for retirement? If this sounds familiar, you may want to consider the services of a credit counselor.


Many credit counseling organizations are nonprofit and work with you to solve your financial ...

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Aug. 16, 2011

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Aug. 16, 2011

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Aug. 11, 2011

Personal Bankruptcy

Personal Bankruptcy

Personal bankruptcy generally is considered the debt management option of last resort because the results are long-lasting and far reaching.


People who follow the bankruptcy rules receive a discharge — a court order that says they don’t have to repay certain debts. However, bankruptcy information (both the date of your ...

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Aug. 11, 2011

Take Charge of Your Credit Cards

Take Charge of Your Credit Cards

Credit cards offer tremendous benefits for consumers, including the ability to afford purchases big and small, in good times and bad. But chances are you can get even more out of your credit cards — and save more money — if you remember these basic tips.


Choose them carefully. Don ...

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