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Credit Repair And The Homebuyers Tax Credit

The Homebuyers Tax Credit that was part of the economic stimulus package from last January will continue and will now include some homeowners rather than just first time buyers. The program was scheduled to expire at the end of November but last Thursday,...

Tips About How To Save Within Banks

A lot of us think that putting our money in the bank is a secure and wise way of saving. Yes, this is correct if we are wise in working with banks. Banks are not charitable institutions, these are profit-driven entities which charge different...

One Page Mortgage Disclosure

If you have ever purchased a home with a mortgage, you will remember the stacks upon stacks of papers you needed to sign, bothe during the loan application and the closing, all the while supposedly knowing everything each paper said, even while there was...

Why is Alibaba a New Threat to Amazon?

How did Alibaba and Amazon start? A dream of Jack Ma, which has taken place in the garage of a man in China is making its place in the world marketplace. His ambition is to make Alibaba a global...

Tax Planning 2009

As you are planning your finances and taxes for the year 2009 be sure to take a look at this list of the most overlooked tax deductions.

The Decentralized Power of Blockchain and its Future

Decentralized Power The thing that makes the concept of cryptocurrency so lucrative to people is its decentralized nature. The fact that there is no centralized body or ?middle money man? to take a cut out of a transaction...

Unemployment and Politics

The unemployment extension package finally passed Congress but without any help from the Republicans who have stated that the unemployed are ?spoiled?, have a disincentive to work, don?t want the jobs that are available, are ?hobo?s?, and who will just take their unemployment benefits...

Holiday Shopping Figures Point To Good News

According to early figures released on Sunday, the 2009 Holiday shopping season was good news for retailers. In contrast to the previous year of 2008, major retailing categories showed modest increases in sales while others were slightly down but still showing an improvement over...