Take Steps To Improve Your Credit Score

Friday, February 4, 2011, 2:30 AM | 10 Comments

In my family, we carry just two cards: American Express for travel related things such as gas at the pump. We also carry a MasterCard for groceries and clothes, etc. Amex used to give 5% rebate on gas, but, I guess because of the economy, they reduced the rebate to 3%. The MasterCard gives 2% […]



Quit Talking, Take Action, Get Rid Of Debt

Thursday, February 3, 2011, 12:53 AM | Leave Comment

I think it was Walt Disney who said “The way to get started is to quit talking and begin doing.” And that’s the only way to get rid of debt, to take action. You probably have it as your new-year resolution. We are already into the second month of the year. What have you done […]



Major Platforms In Cell Phone Market

Wednesday, February 2, 2011, 4:05 AM | Leave Comment

Two is company of course but three can be company as well. Heck! Four and more can be company. Remember Three’s Company show (1977-1984) – two gals and one guy living together. A time comes when the number of manufacturers and service providers saturate the market. Because the U.S. is theoretically an open market, consumers […]



The Customer Advantage dot Com Might Make It Big

Tuesday, February 1, 2011, 2:03 AM | 1 Comment

The Customer Advantage (TCA) dot Com might make it big, in par with the more successful business known as Groupon. If it does a quarter of the business of the big brother from Chicago, I think it can claim some success. The Customer Advantage dot Com has been started by John Milanoski who is a […]



PayPal Performed Very Well In 2010

Saturday, January 29, 2011, 1:50 AM | Leave Comment

Some online companies have done very well in 2010. Among them Apple, Google and Facebook are at the top and Amazon has set the bar extremely high in e-commerce. PayPal, owned by eBay, is the little brother that has dragged its feet in almost all e-commerce sites and seemingly has stayed in the background. But […]



15 Inspiring Leaders for The Aspiring Leader In You

Friday, January 28, 2011, 2:41 AM | Leave Comment

It is a misconception that only Chief Executive Officers (CEO) and presidents can provide leadership once they are voted into office. Before they achieved those positions, they were just ordinary folks like you and me. They did have leadership qualities though while they were younger. They were not afraid to take risks. They were and […]



Colleges Have Begun To Offer Courses In Personal Finance

Thursday, January 27, 2011, 2:51 AM | Leave Comment



Financial literacy centers in colleges have begun to offer tips for saving and spending in 2011 and beyond. Some institutions have made it into a new year resolution. It perfectly makes sense to have some kind of literacy about students’ personal finances. Some schools and colleges have always offered a course on this topic but […]



Essential Qualifications For Market Research Analyst

Wednesday, January 26, 2011, 6:00 AM | Leave Comment

In this day and age, acquiring digital and almost instant information by companies is on the rise. For that they need Market Research Analysts (MRA) whose job is to do research on what types of products and services customers want. Research on what types of people would purchase them and at what price. Market oriented […]



Pay Close Attention To Notices From Your Bank

Tuesday, January 25, 2011, 8:31 AM | 2 Comments

In most banks, free checking seems to be a thing of the past. On top of that, if you use another bank’s ATM, you will be charged more than previously you could ever imagine. If customers put a stop on their check for some reason, they would see an increase in fees. The fees may […]



Use My Money To Defend Yourself When I Sue You

Monday, January 24, 2011, 12:44 PM | Leave Comment

Only in America folks! It can happen only in America. When I sue you, you can defend yourself with my money. You have my bank account number. You can withdraw and spend as much as you want. You don’t even have to tell me how much money you have used. It’s a free country. I […]