Archive for March, 2009

Britons’ Missing Millions: Pounds Sterling 10.8bn Unaccounted For

Editors Note: There is a photo associated with this Press Release. (8 mins ago)

More senior citizens forced to declare bankruptcy

Jose Abrahantes has been working for about half a century — in construction, landscaping, even as a janitor cleaning offices on the night shift. He figured he would eventually enjoy a relaxing retirement. (30 mins ago)

Tips to Get Out of Debt and Avoid Bankruptcy

Facing the most difficult economic conditions in decades, many Americans are sobering up to the fact that they’re deeply in debt. (57 secs ago)

Simple Steps to Achieve a Better Credit Score

Americans are dealing with the credit crunch by keeping cash on hand. In the process, however, the average consumer is paying 2.6 bills late every month, according to the Western Union Payment Services Money Mindset Index. (24 mins ago)

Missouri Warns Consumers of Deceptive Internet Business Practices Associated with Acai Berry Products

Attorney General Chris Koster is alerting consumers to beware of internet businesses advertising free trial offers for Acai berry products and other nutritional supplements. (18 mins ago)

Sold! Shoppers Buying Groceries At Auction

DALLAS, Pa. — Out of toilet paper? Need to pick up a few things for dinner? Take a number and start bidding. Many bargain hunters these days are trading supermarket aisles for the auction circuit in search of deep discounts on everything from cereal to spare ribs. Past the sell-by date? (1 min ago)

Simple Steps to Achieve a Better Credit Score

Americans are dealing with the credit crunch by keeping cash on hand. In the process, however, the average consumer is paying 2.6 bills late every month, according to the Western Union Payment Services Money Mindset Index. (4 secs ago)

You want to be in pictures?

Parents feel duped by Industry Model and Talent Studios, a an Edgewater “development center” that promises help for would-be child models. (2 mins ago)

New store draws thousands

A few thousand shoppers showed up for the PriceRite grand opening Sunday, drawn by deals like pork spareribs for 99 cents a pound. (3 mins ago)

Ken Oxley: Time to end tips top-up

RESTAURANTS are legally obliged to display their prices clearly, a rule I’m sure most of us would agree makes perfect sense. (41 mins ago)