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Why College Graduates Can’t Find Jobs

Millions of college students nationwide are facing an issue none of them ever imagined they would deal with. They did everything "by the text book." They made good grades, went to college, graduated, and when they got into the real world they couldn't find a job. The reasons for this are obvious to me, yet not so obvious to recent college grads and their parent...

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Top Online Scams of 2010 | You NEED to Read This Now!

The Better Business Bureau published an incredible info-graphic illustrating the top scams of 2010. I've had my banking info/debit card/credit card stolen several times in my life and I'm only 25! Want to know where my info's been stolen most often? ONLINE! Check out this info-graphic and share this post with EVERYBODY you know. The life you help save could ...

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Woman Makes $640 Cash Panhandling For Funeral Donations For Her Fake Dead Baby

"Modesto police on Saturday afternoon arrested two women suspected of falsely collecting donations for funeral costs for a deceased baby. They couldn't verify their story when questioned by officers. Tiffany Lyon, 27, of Modesto and Chasity Doll, 20, of Sun City were arrested on suspicion of conspiracy to defraud the public taking money under false pretense ...

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How Corporations Get Away With Not Paying Taxes [INFO-GRAPHIC]

Ever wonder how corporations like Google, Microsoft, GE, and Exxon Mobile get away with escaping taxes while the rest of us keep getting tax increases? Well this info-graphic explains it all. Enjoy this info-graphic and try not to get too pissed off as you realize the travesty of this ridiculous scam. Information provided by: OnlineMBA

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Half of Americans Use Supplements: Do They Work?

“The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said Wednesday that more of half of U.S. adults use dietary supplements -- including multivitamins, minerals and herbs. That rise, from 42% in 1988 to 53% in 2006, has fueled the growth of the supplement industry to a $27 billion behemoth, according to Consumer Reports.” - Source: CNN When I was in high ...

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Top Tax Scams To Avoid [VIDEO]

Walletpop published a great article outlining some of the top IRS tax scams to avoid during this tax season. If you haven't filed your income taxes yet, you better get a move on it. There's only 2 days left! Among the featured scams to avoid, Walletpop mentioned the IRS Form Schedule C deductions. People filing with this form generally fit into a higher tax ...

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Chase Bank Illegally Hikes Mortgage Rates On 4,000 Military Families

Here we go again! As if the banks weren't already hated enough. Chase Bank has just been busted and admitted to overcharging over 4,000 military families interest on their home mortgages. As an active-duty member of the military, military personnel are guaranteed an interest rate not to exceed 6% on home mortgages due to the Servicemembers Civil Relief Act. A ...

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