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2014-10-15 16:32:40

AUSTIN, Texas, Oct. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Average rates on new card offers didn't budge this week, according to the CreditCards.com Weekly Credit Card Rate Report. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20090210/CCLOGO The average is comprised of 100 of the most popular credit cards in the country, including cards from dozens of leading U.S. issuers and representing every card category. Introductory (teaser) rates are not included in the calculation. Rates for card categories...

2014-10-15 16:29:59

MCKINNEY, Texas, Oct. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Torchmark Corporation (NYSE: TMK) will release Third Quarter 2014 earnings after the market closes on Wednesday, October 22, 2014. At that time a copy of the Company's Q3-2014 earnings press release and any other financial and statistical information about the quarter will be available on the Company's website at www.torchmarkcorp.com on the Investor Relations page. In conjunction with Torchmark's Third Quarter 2014 Earnings Release,...

2014-10-15 16:25:49

AARP Fraud Watch Network Urges Consumers To Take Steps, Help Protect Others CHICAGO, Oct. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- With consumer fraud still a vastly underreported crime, individuals need to take steps to report scams and cons as quickly as possible. The more people report, the more likely it is that fraudsters will be arrested, charged and convicted according to AARP's latest Fraud Watch Alert. Whether a complex long con or a simple theft of your personal information, fraud can...

2014-10-15 16:24:17

OKLAHOMA CITY, Oct. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SandRidge Energy, Inc. (NYSE: SD) today announced that its Board of Directors has declared a $3.50 per share semi-annual dividend on its shares of 7.0% Convertible Perpetual Preferred Stock that will be paid in cash on November 15, 2014 to holders of record on November 1, 2014. The company has 3,000,000 shares of 7.0% Convertible Perpetual Preferred Stock outstanding. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20120416/DA88110LOGO About...

2014-10-15 16:23:16

OAKLAND, Calif., Oct. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- United States Commodity Funds LLC ("USCF") today announced that it has received and accepted the resignation of John T. Hyland, CFA. In order to provide an orderly transition, Mr. Hyland has agreed to stay and remain as the Chief Investment Officer of USCF until May 1, 2015. "We greatly appreciate Mr. Hyland's years of dedicated service to USCF and the Funds, which USCF serves as general partner or sponsor,(1) and his decision to...

2014-10-15 12:37:30

An analysis of offers made to prospective borrowers through LendingTree's personal loan marketplace shows that significant savings opportunities exist for consumers receiving multiple loan offers CHARLOTTE, N.C., Oct. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- LendingTree, the nation's leading online loan marketplace, has launched an ongoing study to track the range of Annual Percentage Rates (APRs) on personal loans offered to prospective borrowers on its marketplace, highlighting the money-saving...

2014-10-15 12:28:29

CHICAGO, Oct. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Risk Ranch, the educational children's app developed by CME Group has been awarded the Best Children's App Award by BestMobileAppAwards.com. Since its release earlier this summer, the app has been downloaded by kids and families in 85 countries around the world. Risk Ranch is an exciting agriculture-based learning application for children of all ages. Logo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140123/AQ51408LOGO A must-download this fall,...

2014-10-15 12:26:51

CFP Board Shares Tips for Mitigating the Financial Impact of Identity and Personal Data Theft WASHINGTON, Oct. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- With a number of large retailers and banks reporting massive data security breaches in the last year, leaving hundreds of millions of consumers' personal information compromised, it seems inevitable that one's identity and personal information will be stolen at some point. Yet consumers are woefully unprepared to cope with the resulting financial...

2014-10-15 12:24:04

BIRMINGHAM, Ala., Oct. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The board of directors of Alabama Power Company has declared the regular quarterly dividends on the company's outstanding preferred stock and preference stock as follows: Preferred Stock ($100 Par Value) --------------- 4.20% - $1.05 per share 4.52% - $1.13 per share 4.60% - $1.15 per share 4.64% - $1.16 per share 4.72% - $1.18 per share 4.92% - $1.23 per...

2014-10-15 12:23:44

- Virginia Power also declares pro-rata dividend payouts on soon-to-be redeemed preferred stock RICHMOND, Va., Oct. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The board of directors of Dominion (NYSE: D) has declared a quarterly dividend of 60 cents per share of common stock. Dividends are payable on Dec. 20, 2014, to shareholders of record at the close of business Nov. 28, 2014. This is the 347th consecutive dividend that Dominion or its predecessor company has paid holders of common stock. The...


Word of the Day
abrosia
  • Wasting away as a result of abstinence from food.
The word 'abrosia' comes from a Greek roots meaning 'not' and 'eating'.