Interest Rates Seem To Be On The Rise

Wednesday, December 15, 2010, 12:45 AM | Leave Comment

Interest rates seem to be on the rise. The experts say one reason can be that investors have bombarded the bond market with their cash. They see a sign of the economy being on complete recovery path. Along with that, they seem to worry that the United States will not take steps to reduce the […]

Secret Grand Jury Meeting Outside Washington On Leak

Monday, December 13, 2010, 7:49 PM | Leave Comment

A lawyer representing WikiLeaks is charging in London that a secret Grand Jury meeting outside the Capital on Leak is being held at this minute (it’s 2:15 PM EST). The meeting is to consider charges in the release of thousands of sensitive U.S. documents. It is to remind everyone that the Capital in question is […]

False Foreclosure Is On The Rise

Monday, December 13, 2010, 1:11 AM | 3 Comments

By now, you may be aware of the stories of bank robo-signers powering through hundreds of foreclosure affidavits a day without looking deep into a single one and verifying it. Most of the foreclosures may have involved homeowners who had stopped paying their mortgage. They were genuine and legit defaulters. Whoever has gone through the […]

U.S. Government Misprints $110 Billion

Sunday, December 12, 2010, 12:48 PM | 2 Comments

Daily Tech: Printing process was so complex apparently even the government couldn’t figure it out. It was the “bill of the future”. The new American $100 bill had 3D security ribbons and threads. Microprint text and watermark images were disguised across its surface. And the numbers changed color depending on the light and viewing angle. […]

Age Of Information Is Age Of Distraction

Sunday, December 12, 2010, 6:24 AM | Leave Comment

You can say that the age of information that has been upon us is the age of curiosity. But because we always strive for information in the strangest places we can find, it can be considered the age of distraction. Case in point: texting and talking on the cell phone while driving. It definitely is […]

Bernard Madoff Son Dead In Apparent Suicide

Saturday, December 11, 2010, 3:09 PM | Leave Comment

Reuters is reporting this morning that Mark Madoff, the elder son of convicted swindler Bernard Madoff, was found hanged in his New York City apartment in an apparent suicide, police said on Saturday. “He was found hanged in his apartment. It was an apparent suicide,” New York City police spokesman Paul Browne said. Mark Madoff, […]

Dollar Bills In Your Wallet May Be Tainted

Saturday, December 11, 2010, 2:12 PM | Leave Comment

The dollar bills you carry in your pocket, touch and feel may be tainted with a chemical that is known to cause cancer. The chemical is called BisPhenol A or simply BPA. The reason the paper money is tainted with BPA is that it touches and rubs off the receipts you get from retailers. The […]

Tips To Fix Excess Contributions To 401(k) And IRA

Saturday, December 11, 2010, 3:28 AM | 3 Comments

U.S. News & World Report – There are many ways to save for retirement. You can open a Roth IRA with a financial institution, contribute to a 401(k) or Thrift Savings Plan account through your employer, make contributions to a self-employed retirement plan, or use some combination of these accounts. Having several retirement accounts to […]

U.S. Tax Dollars Fund Child Sex Slavery In Afghanistan

Friday, December 10, 2010, 6:37 PM | 2 Comments

Human Trafficking: The now infamous Wikileaks recently released a cable from Afghanistan revealing U.S. government contractor DynCorp threw a party for Afghan security recruits featuring trafficked boys as the entertainment. “Bacha Bazi” is the Afghan tradition of “boy play” where young boys are dressed up in women’s clothing, forced to dance for leering men, and […]

Lawsuit Against Discover For Lack Of Ethics

Friday, December 10, 2010, 6:44 AM | 1 Comment

Discover Bank has been found to lack ethics which has turned into deceptive and unethical business practices. These practices include payment protection, identity theft protection, wallet protection and credit score tracking products without the consent of consumers. Minnesota has joined New Jersey alleging that Discover has been engaging in deceiving their states’ residents in the […]