JStock – Free Stock Market Software

Monday, May 31, 2010, 4:56 AM | 22 Comments

Technology in general has helped humans in a variety of fields. May that be predicting earthquake, the complex world of oil and gas exploration, field of astronomy that has recently gone upwards at astronomical proportions [read news about Voyager 2 getting ready to leave our solar system], and similar complexities that humans have endured and […]

House Extends Expanded Jobless Benefits By $93 Billion

Friday, May 28, 2010, 1:59 PM | 2 Comments

Washington Post reports today that the House passed a $93 billion package of jobless benefits and business tax breaks Friday after moderate Democrats fed up with deficit spending forced leaders to slice billions of additional dollars from the legislation. The vote was 215 to 204 to approve the measure which would extend the already expanded […]

Quotes From Steve Jobs Don’t Need Comments

Friday, May 28, 2010, 4:37 AM | 1 Comment

Steve Jobs, the guy who is responsible for Apple and PIXAR and most recently TIME’s Man of the Decade, needs no introduction. Over the years, Steve has made comments about innovation, business, technology, quality and a whole lot more on other subjects. He is having the time of his life. His customers really like his […]

6 Tips For Cheaper Checking Accounts

Wednesday, May 26, 2010, 12:38 AM | Leave Comment

Service charges at big banks and other large financial institutions have risen a lot over the last decade or so. Checking accounts have become particularly expensive for consumers. If you have a checking account at a large bank, make some phone calls to compare fees that might save you a couple of hundred dollars a […]

Beware Of Crooks In Security Guard Uniform

Sunday, May 23, 2010, 12:17 AM | 1 Comment

The crook in the uniform of a security guard at your bank is hard to recognize. However, you can lose the money in your account fast if you accept his offer. Here is how it can proceed. The crook buys a uniform with a phony badge that looks like the one worn by legitimate security […]

Make Your Budget A Moving Target

Wednesday, May 19, 2010, 1:00 AM | Leave Comment

It is essential to make a budget and stick to it when you make saving and spending a moving target. The budget will keep your spending in check. When you categorize saving and spending, don’t force yourself to fully abide by your own rules. One of the best ways is to put a maximum on […]

What’s It With Europeans – Don’t They Like “Nothing”?

Tuesday, May 18, 2010, 1:15 AM | Leave Comment

Media have reported that European privacy regulators and advocates reacted angrily Saturday to the disclosure by Google that it had systematically collected private data on individuals since 2006. Google did it while compiling its StreetView photo archive. Hey! It’s business, nothing personal. Google acknowledged on Friday that it had collected personal data on individuals around […]

GM Did Better Under The Barrel Of Financial Gun

Monday, May 17, 2010, 9:34 AM | Leave Comment

General Motors released its financial report today – Monday May 17,2010. It earned $865 million in the first quarter of 2010, its first profit since 2007, as its revenue increased 40 percent. For the 4th quarter of 2009, G.M. had lost $3.4 billion. That means from one quarter to the next, it not only recovered […]

The Top 20 Cities With The Most Consumer Debt

Monday, May 17, 2010, 1:39 AM | 2 Comments

Experian, the credit rating agency, on May 13 2010, released a list of 20 cities where their residents carry the most personal debt as of March 2010. To come up with its list of 20 cities, the agency took a statistical sampling of customers from its credit rating database in each metropolitan area. Researchers then […]

Nick Vujicic Challenges To Dream Big And Never Give Up

Saturday, May 15, 2010, 9:56 AM | 5 Comments

Nick is an inspirational speaker and says, “Motivation gets you through the day, but inspiration lasts a lifetime.” Born without arms and legs, Nick is one of a kind – not one in a million as the saying goes but one in a billion and that’s the truth. You better believe it. Nick is living […]