Looking For An Insurance Professional? Remember These Tips
Aug22

Looking For An Insurance Professional? Remember These Tips

Purchasing insurance is a difficult experience no matter what part of the country you live in. Everyone wants to get the best possible deal, and the rates in some areas can be extremely high. Insurance on your automobile, home and recreational equipment is a substantial investment.The difficulty is choosing the right agency along with a reputable company. Price is important, but the promptness and efficiency with which agents and...

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Protect Your Family’s Valuables From Fire
Aug15

Protect Your Family’s Valuables From Fire

There are an average of over 370,000 residential fires every year according to the latest data from the U.S. Fire Administration. It’s easy to feel invincible and think that this couldn’t happen to you, but burying your head in the sand will not help you protect your family. Aside from fire safety and educating your kids about what to do in the event of a fire, protecting your valuables, irreplaceable items and important...

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More Changes for Payday Loans?

I’ve written previously about some of the changes to payday loan practices in the UK. Maybe this is a harbinger of things to come in the USA? Here’s the latest: Payday loan sector members agree: Charter governing good practice but government regulation continues to loom in 2014 Businesses within the payday loan sector have taken many steps towards self-regulation since 2012, yet as continued government intervention in the...

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Increase Your Financial Stability by Taking Advantage of New Spending Habits

Not so long ago, every business was tightening its belt to get through one of the toughest financial storms the world has seen in a while. It seemed like every market was affected by this financial maelstrom. Spending habits appear to be on the mend, so now is the time to take advantage. Knowing the best way to benefit from the switch in spending habits allows you to make the most of a good situation. Here are a few ideas that can...

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Why are students using payday loans?
Jul02

Why are students using payday loans?

  Istockphoto There appears to be a rising trend that shows that more and more students are taking out short term loans.  Research by the National Union of Students (NUS) shows that up to 46,000 undergraduates are using what they term high risk debt (which includes payday loans, cheque cashing and doorstep loans).  They suggest a number of reasons for this which relate, in the main, to funding their living costs and fees. . Some...

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