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How to Avoid Credit Score and Credit Report Scams

Consumers' interest in their credit scores, and their credit in general, is yet another hook for those crooks looking to scam you. There are legitimate sites that offer your credit score for free and others that charge a fee that are not scams. It's seeing the difference between the real ones and the slimy ones that's key.

Billionaires Unloaded These 3 Stocks

The numbers are in, and it turns out some of the biggest hedge funds wanted nothing to do with these three stocks in the third quarter.

Which of these Apple Christmas Ad Post Headlines is the Most Hyperbolic?

Released last week, Apple's " The Song " (by TBWA) sent bloggers desperately searching deep into their souls (or asses) to pull out the most disingenuous, clickbaitiest heds. The only review I've read that came close to getting it right was by Hannah Jane Parkinson's for The Guardian. Show More Summary

There Is Hope In Understanding That A Great Economic Collapse Is Coming

Submitted by Michael Snyder via The Economic Collapse blog, If you were about to take a final exam, would you have more hope or more fear if you didn’t understand any of the questions and you had not prepared for the test at all? I think that virtually all of us have had dreams where we show up for an exam that we have not studied for. Show More Summary

Millennium Falcon’s Hyperdrive Malfunction

The ‘comical’ sounds that make the Millennium Falcon’s hyperdrive malfunction, as demonstrated by Star Wars sound designer Ben Burtt in this 1980 clip. Millennium Falcon’s hyperdrive malfunction SFX demonstrated by Sound Designer Ben Burtt

Here Are Some Links For Your Weekend Reading

This cartoon made me chuckle. Perhaps you know someone like this? Here are some of the posts that caught my eye. Hope you find something interesting. Lighter Links: Lockheed Martin's New Fusion Reactor Might Change Humanity Forever. (Sploid) Which Technologies...

The Day Einstein Feared Has Arrived

Via BostonBob at Jim Quinn's Burning Platform blog,

Turnkey Investing 101: What to Avoid and How to Know if It's Right for You

Turnkey real estate is something that a lot of investors look to get into. Learn common mistakes to avoid and whether you should pursue this investment.

Five lessons team Zula learned from launching a tech event as a young startup

Guest: Startups have a multitude of marketing channels available to them. Websites, landing pages, email messages, social media, and more are used daily to create demand, generate leads and position the business as a contender in their field. So what happens if you take all those and add one more marketing channel by launching your own tech conference?

Things That Make You Go Hmmm... Like A 'Run' On The Gold 'Bank'

Things That Make You Go Hmmm: Signing Off By Grant Williams On Christmas Eve 1979, 27 days before I became a teenager, in a surburban street in Moseley in Britain’s West Midlands, a group of musicians put the finishing touches on their debut album. Show More Summary

Events Slow Down for The Holidays

For the next few weeks things are going to be slowing down as the holiday season arrives. Don’t let that stop you from taking advantage of what the season has to offer. This is a great opportunity to plan your own holiday events, Christmas parties, and get-togethers. Say thank you to your employees, clients, and...

6 Last-Minute Gifts for iPhone Users

For those looking for gifts for iPhone users, here's a half-dozen products that can help out with playing music, taking photos and videos, typing out a long e-mail, and navigating in a rental car.

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