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2013-08-09 23:17:04

Local banks and credit unions may now more closely target consumers within their desired markets with the release of GoBankingRates Local. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) August 09, 2013 GoBankingRates.com is announcing the launch of its new product release: GoBankingRates Local. A division of nine-year-old Internet marketing company ConsumerTrack Inc., GoBankingRates.com will now help financial institutions to better connect with consumers on a hyper-local level. Through its network of more than...

2013-07-29 23:22:40

New guide on LoanLove.com helps borrowers understand the factors which cause housing interest rates to rise and fall. San Diego, CA (PRWEB) July 29, 2013 LoanLove.com is a borrower advice website that provides detailed insights into the mortgage industry in a fun and entertaining way. The team at LoanLove.com is devoted to help empower both first time and experienced homeowners with valuable resources, first-class knowledge and connections to top-rated industry professionals and has the...

2013-07-11 14:33:29

New research from SDSU and UCLA shows that high school students became more concerned for others and the environment during the recession During the Great Recession, high school students became more concerned about others and the environment, psychologists at San Diego State University and University of California, Los Angeles report today. Concern for others declined significantly between the mid-1970s and 2004-2006, then rebounded between that pre-recession period and the Great...


Word of the Day
attercop
  • A spider.
  • Figuratively, a peevish, testy, ill-natured person.
'Attercop' comes from the Old English 'atorcoppe,' where 'atter' means 'poison, venom' and‎ 'cop' means 'spider.' 'Coppa' is a derivative of 'cop,' top, summit, round head, or 'copp,' cup, vessel, which refers to 'the supposed venomous properties of spiders,' says the OED. 'Copp' is still found in the word 'cobweb.'
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