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My husband and I once made a promise that we were NOT going to become parents who crammed our children’s lives with tonnes of extra curricular activities, soccer, football, cricket, hockey, tennis, swimming, gymnastics, martial arts, music, languages,...
From: Karen Cheng | By: admin | Monday, November 24, 2014
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I live in Toronto I recently started a full-time job (two weeks ago) and I've been using a debit card (with RBC) for the past five years. I didn't want to get a credit card because I didn't want to get sucked into the system. But yesterday changed my...
From: Ask Metafilter | By: cyrusw8 | Monday, November 24, 2014
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Debt management is one of several debt-relief options for those who are struggling to keep up with a growing pile of bills each month. When you sign up for a debt management plan, you pay a single company every month instead of all of your creditors....
From: The Simple Dollar | By: Saundra Latham | Sunday, November 23, 2014
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As you gear up for Black Friday and holiday shopping season, make sure you select the card that provides the best return on your Black Friday spending, whether in the form of points, miles, or cash back. ...
From: Christian Science Monitor | Sunday, November 23, 2014
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Will card-linked offers supplement coupons and advertising for national and local merchants and services? Will financial institutions such as banks and credit card companies take advantage of their access to card data to become major players in ecommerce...
From: Local Onliner | By: Peter | Monday, November 24, 2014
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If you have to keep track of so many passwords you forget your own name, these free password managers will throw you a bone. One of my New Year’s resolutions is to clean up and simplify my online presence – and as we all know, you have to create...
From: EcoSalon | By: Krissy Brady | Monday, November 24, 2014
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Filed under: Retail, Holiday Shopping, Credit Cards, Stores, This Built America American Express OPEN via APThe owner of Merz Apothecary in Chicago readies his store ahead of last year's Small Business Saturday event. By Nicole Leinbach-Reyhle Since...
From: Daily Finance | By: Forbes | Monday, November 24, 2014
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As the holidays approach, Etsy has been making headlines about their behind-the-scenes operations and focus on the perfect handmade holiday gifts. Over the past few months, Etsy has also been in the headlines for Net Neutrality. About the Net Neutrality...
From: The Inquisitr | By: Maryam Louise | Monday, November 24, 2014
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Giving people gift cards has many advantages: you can take a loved one out to dinner from hundreds or thousands of miles away, or you can buy someone new clothes or shoes without guessing at their size. However, gift cards and prepaid debit cards aren’t...
From: Consumerist | By: Laura Northrup | Friday, November 21, 2014
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It's that time of year again! You know, the one when you have to hand over your hard-earned cash or dole out the credit card digits to get the loved ones in your life a little something celebratory. Lucky you, we've got a slew of great......
From: Engadget | By: Engadget staff | Friday, November 21, 2014
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While Walmart and other major retailers are deliberately holding off on accepting Apple Pay because they are developing a competing mobile payment system, there are plenty of small businesses who want to offer Apple Pay but don’t want to invest too...
From: Consumerist | By: Ashlee Kieler | Friday, November 21, 2014
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Stuffed animals serve a simple purpose: To be cute and cuddly. As such, they’re imbued with a sort of innocence, so far as inanimate object can be, which is perhaps why someone thought no one would notice if a sweet little teddy bear was stuffed chock...
From: Consumerist | By: Mary Beth Quirk | Friday, November 21, 2014
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The mobile payment platform backed by the big retailers could bring the hammer down on credit card companies....
From: The Motley Fool | By: Jeremy Bowman, The Motley Fool | Sunday, November 23, 2014
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Only in Florida… Florida Credit Card Thief Takes Photo With Stolen Card Via NY Daily News reports: Florida police arrested 26-year-old Mashana Michelle Harris Tuesday, after she willingly posed for a picture with a stolen credit card in July...
From: Bossip | By: deolacola | Sunday, November 23, 2014
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Are reverse mortgages headed in reverse? Based on forthcoming federal rule changes for seniors who expect to apply for one, you might think so. But as a taxpayer, you might say, bravo: Toughening up qualification standards — including such basics as...
From: The Real Deal | By: Mark Maurer | Friday, November 21, 2014
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A federal appeals court has decided that rent stabilized leases do not count as assets that can be seized during bankruptcy proceedings. The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit reversed a lower court decision on Thursday, the New York Post reported....
From: The Real Deal | By: Claire Moses | Friday, November 21, 2014
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When it comes to credit cards this holiday season, the customer is king. Shoppers no longer have to kowtow to the banks’ high interest rate offers and pricey annual fees....
From: New York Post | By: Gregory Bresiger | Sunday, November 23, 2014
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Not sure if this is the right forum to ask this, but I was wondering if it is possible to force PayPal to ask for your credit card pin every time you make a payment. I'm talking about the security code on the back of your credit card. I want to do this...
From: Super User | By: user1028270 | Sunday, November 23, 2014
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Jets - Bills Pre-Game Tweets Kyle Orton is the quarterback equivalent of candy corn. — Corey Griffin (@CoreyGriffinNBC) November 19, 2014 "I'll tell you, we'll be at a huge disadvantage," - Bills RB Fred Jackson to the NFL Network about missed practices...
From: Gang Green Nation | By: Half Serious | Sunday, November 23, 2014
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Telecoms group Eckoh results set to show US campaign against credit card fraud could be foundation for international growth...
From: Telegraph | By: James Quinn | Saturday, November 22, 2014
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I know that a good credit score means access to higher credit limits, but how the APR is affected? While I always pay off the whole balance on my credit card, but I am interested in lower APR, because believe this means I have a better credit score?...
From: Money Stack Exchange | By: user22657 | Saturday, November 22, 2014
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Her mug shot came four months after her incriminating photo.
From: New York Daily News | By: MEG WAGNER | Saturday, November 22, 2014
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I am very new with credit card stuffs. I started with a BOA secure credit card with a credit limit of $300. I always pay off my balance in full each month and never go beyond my credit limit. I usually try to keep my credit utilization below 20%, only...
From: Money Stack Exchange | By: user22657 | Saturday, November 22, 2014
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Deal: Up to 75% off fragrance products and bath/body products, including reed diffusers, scented candles, body wash, body cream, eau de toilette and more. Credit cards only.
From: Racked | By: Racked Staff | Saturday, November 22, 2014
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On a well-hidden corner of the Internet, a user going by the name of "FRIM" has a question: "Ever wanted to start your own reactor or build nukes? Well, this is probably the only missing component you needed and couldn't get until now!" The "missing...
From: Washington Post | By: Christopher Ingraham | Saturday, November 22, 2014
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From: USA Today | Saturday, November 22, 2014
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The Bengals are getting fans prepared for a potential home playoff game. With the Bengals currently in first place in the AFC North Division, the club has been directed by the NFL to begin offering tickets for possible home playoff games to Season Ticket...
From: Cincy Jungle | By: Jason Marcum | Friday, November 21, 2014
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Guest:In 1991, the first version of the hypertext transfer protocol was published and it did one simple thing. HTTP allowed one computer to ask another computer for a page of information and receive an HTML page as a response. It was simple but for the...
From: VentureBeat | By: Ruth Reader | Friday, November 21, 2014
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Artist's approximation of the suspect. A scam-artist supertaster with a soft spot for pricy wine has been making a grand tour of Britain's Michelin dining rooms and snapping up the priciest stuff on offer with stolen credit cards. The suspect, or maybe...
From: New York Magazine | By: Clint Rainey | Friday, November 21, 2014
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A hacker group by the name of DerpTrolling claims to have hacked the PlayStation Network, Windows Live, and 2K Games Studios platforms, posting many of the username/password combinations on Pastebin to prove it. According to CNET, the Pastebin link includes...
From: Business Insider | By: Dave Smith | Friday, November 21, 2014
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Consumer shopping habits are influencing how B2B purchasers expect to buy from suppliers, according to new research from Accenture and hybris software, an SAP company. And B2B suppliers are responding by expanding their ecommerce platforms and overall...
From: MultiChannel Merchant | By: Tim Parry | Friday, November 21, 2014
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Many folks try to fix a dwindling credit score by signing up for a credit card in order to demonstrate financial responsibility. If you want to avoid the risks associated with plastic, there's always the alternatives.Read More...
From: Big Think | By: Robert Montenegro | Friday, November 21, 2014
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Another day, another password leak. This time it's PlayStation Network, 2K Games, and Windows Live—three years after the last PSN compromise . CNET and Geek.com report that hacker group DerpTrolling claim to have 7 million logins and 500,000 credit...
From: Lifehacker | By: Melanie Pinola | Friday, November 21, 2014
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The hacker group DerpTrolling, who claimed responsibility for the distributed denial of service (DDoS) attack against Blizzard Entertainment during the launch of Warlords of Draenor last week, has leaked login information for 5,604 accounts from the...
From: Silicon Angle | By: Eric David | Friday, November 21, 2014
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Shoppers Just Don't Care About Credit Card Hacks
From: Forbes | By: Bill Hardekopf | Friday, November 21, 2014
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Specialty consumer finance firm Regional Management Corp. has named Michael R. Dunn as permanent CEO. The appointment is effective immediately. Dunn is a former partner at private equity firm Brysam Global Partners.
From: PE Hub | By: Iris Dorbian | Friday, November 21, 2014
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We're always looking for the best life hacks, but this Reddit thread did the work for us and rounded up 80 of the most popular life cheats suggested by commenters. Take these tips with a grain of salt; we did our best to filter out the NSFW, illegal,...
From: SavvySugar | By: Emily-Co | Friday, November 21, 2014
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