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2011-07-06 09:00:00

NEW YORK, July 6, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- American consumers are facing the double whammy of still feeling the effects of recession even as rising costs fuel inflationary worries.

2011-05-20 14:42:00

FORT LEE, N.J., May 20, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The National Inflation Association - http://inflation.us - would like to congratulate its members for helping spread the word during the past week about America's college tuition bubble and how college education is the largest scam in U.S. history.

2011-05-03 05:00:00

REDWOOD CITY, Calif., May 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Lending Club (http://www.lendingclub.com), the leading platform for investing in and obtaining personal loans, today announced that Pool Corporation (NASDAQ/GMS: POOL) will invest up to $2 million in personal loans through Lending Club during 2011 to spur pool and spa sales growth.

2011-03-07 07:00:00

BURLINGTON, Mass., March 7, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Auto finance is one of the largest lending markets in the U.S., second only to mortgages. Auto loans and leases make up about $850 billion in American debt, more than the credit card industry.

Word of the Day
  • To befool; deceive; balk; jilt.
  • An illusion; a trick; a cheat.
The word 'begunk' may come from a nasalised variant of Scots begeck ("to deceive, disappoint"), equivalent to be- +‎ geck.