GE Has Made A Lot Of Everybody Else’s Money

If there is one company that exploits the rules encouraging crony capitalism better than anyone, it appears GE would be the one. General Electric seemingly can’t make a lot of money on its own, so it relies on everyone else’s to stay afloat.

GE sues to get a refund
Remember the “GE pays no taxes” scandal? To recap, one of the wealthiest corporations in the world, General Electric, paid no taxes whatsoever in 2010, according to the New York Times.  It gets better. Recently, according to Forbes magazine, GE SUED the IRS to get a $658 million refund. In 2003, the [...]

Gold Value Still Increasing, Is It Worth the Price?

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There is a definite connection between currency values and gold value, and if today’s movement on gold futures is any indication, the world is experiencing a major shift. According to Marketwatch, Gold for December delivery went up $7.20 per ounce to an all-time high of $1,405 early Monday on the Comex of the New York Mercantile Exchange. It soon peaked at a high of $1,407.20 per ounce.
Gold futures began the day on downward slope
Trading began Monday with a loss of as much as $10 from Friday’s closing price on gold futures ($1,397.70 per ounce). Not coincidentally, the currency value of [...]

The Real Penny Value – Is a Penny Worth Much?

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Canada is now phasing out their penny following a few other countries who have decided a penny value is not worth much. Many in America have suggested we do the same. While this is not a news story, it reminded me of a math assignment I did as a kid and I want to do with all of you.
The Rules of The Game
The rules are simple, answer if you would rather have a penny that doubles in value every day for thirty days, or if you would rather have a million dollars. Don’t do the math yourself, just answer the [...]

Personal loans: Get the basics right to finance your needs

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People are always buried deep into some sort of debt. They take more credit to repay their mounting credit card bills. There is no way that can rescue these people from the troubles of debt. Sometimes, the outstanding balances give them a poor credit score that make them ineligible for other lines of credit. This forces them to take some self-initiated credit card debt reduction steps to improve the credit score.
Understand the basics of personal loans
Every now and then people need huge amount of cash. During this time, many of them look at personal loans as a safe alternative. However, [...]

An online payday advance helped pay off my vet bill

Woman kissing a dog with a man in the background.I had only budgeted $250 for the trip to the vet, but the bill came to $500. An online search for a payday advance got me the money I needed.

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Get an easy installment loan with no credit check

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How to get an online personal loan in minutes

Get an online personal loan today!Are you considering personal loans? Here are six easy steps to receiving your online personal loan that will help eliminate any more hassles.

In need of a secured loan?

Why get a secured loan? What if something happened and you need to have access to money right away? A secured loan could help you do that.

Understanding the Basics of a 401(k) Plan

Understanding what a 401(k) plan is and how it works helps a person make the right decision about whether to invest in one...

5 easy credit repair tricks to help you borrow money successfully

Is your credit score affecting your ability to borrow money? Put these five tricks to use to improve your FICO score, starting today.

Bailouts Sending Unemployed to Money Lenders

Photo from PicasaOn the eve of the decade coming to an end, the government is about to bailout an auto finance giant. When will this stop?

How Much does it Take to Be Rich these Days?

Photo from PicasaMany of us have long thought that having a million dollars would solve all our financial worries and count us among the elite, but is that true nowadays?

No Personal Loans in This Economy?

Unemployment is increasing and expected to go up, which is making more people think about saving rather than take out personal loans.

Avoid Personal Loans and Debt by Staying Healthy

Healthcare costs are at an all time high. If you are not making a serious effort to stay healthy, you could wind up needing personal loans to deal with debt.