July 2010

Parents Magazine And Lands’ End Announce Results Of 2010 Back-To-School Survey

July 30, 2010

DODGEVILLE, Wis. – It’s no secret that back to school is a busy time for families, but moms also view it as a time to reflect on the past and look forward to the coming year.    According to the 2010 Back-to-School Survey conducted by Parents magazine and Lands’ End, 75 percent of moms see back […]

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Amex Mid-Year Financial Check-up: Consumers Keeping Debt in Check

July 29, 2010

Majority of Consumers Report No Increase in Debt Over Past Six Months According to American Express Spending & Saving Tracker NEW YORK – In a mid-year financial check up, three-quarters (75%) of Americans say their debt has not increased over the past six months and in fact more than a third (38%) say their debt […]

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LendingTree Launches Blackberry App; Mortgage RateFinder

July 28, 2010

Provides Convenience with the Ability to Maintain Privacy CHARLOTTE, NC – LendingTree today announced the launch of its first Blackberry app, the Mortgage RateFinder, now available at Blackberry App World. The free application allows users to obtain on-the-spot loan offers anonymously. “In today’s low-rate mortgage environment, it’s important for consumers to shop around to ensure […]

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T-Mobile Kicking Off New Back-to-School Promotion

July 27, 2010

(via T-Mobile) These days, in addition to notebooks and pencils, many parents are finding that mobile phones are an essential back-to-school supply.   When choosing the right cell phone for kids, texting trumps phone calls every time when kids are communicating with their friends and family.  Note:  Close to 70% of T-Mobile customers are text messaging […]

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State Farm® and Major League Baseball® Go Deep For Charities with “GO TO BAT™” Program

July 26, 2010

Fans get chance to be there for their favorite causes and swing for the fences to earn a trip to one of baseball’s biggest moments BLOOMINGTON, Ill., (July 12, 2010) – Home runs during the second half of the 2010 Major League Baseball (MLB) season will take on a whole new meaning for baseball fans […]

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New Book: “Your Life and Your Money”

July 23, 2010

Who’s in charge here? Your family Chief Financial Officer In every family, one of the great revelations in life is realizing that someone has to take charge of the family finances.  Whether it’s the husband or the wife doesn’t really matter. They recognize that financial stress is a constant issue and they take responsibility for […]

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Got Gas? How to Save Money at the Pump

July 22, 2010

Via Esurance Gas prices are quite high again, and summer means road-trips, weekend excursions, etc. Here are a handful of tips from Esurance that will help you get the most out of your car, for the least amount of money: 1. Drive Less – It’s good for you, the environment, and your car – Walk, […]

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