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  1. HSH.com Weekly Mortgage Rates Radar: Fixed Mortgage Rates Crest, Slip Back this WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 27 | GlobeNewswire

    HSH.com releases its latest Weekly Mortgage Rates Radar showing a slight easing for mortgage rates in the seven-day period ending May 26, halting a month-long increase for fixed rates which totaled a quarter of a percentage point. The Weekly Mortgage Rates Radar reports the average rates and points offered by lenders for the two most popular types of mortgages, the conforming 30-year fixed-rate mortgage and the conforming 5/1 adjustable-rate mortgage .

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  2. HSH.com Weekly Mortgage Rates Radar: Fixed Mortgage Rates Jump Back to December LevelsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 13 | GlobeNewswire

    Rates on the most popular types of mortgages climbed again this week, according to HSH.com's Weekly Mortgage Rates Radar . The average rate for conforming 30-year fixed-rate mortgages rose by another ten basis points to 3.97 percent.

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  3. QuinStreet: A Wreck Just Around The CornerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | Seeking Alpha

    QNST's client Corinthian College filed for bankruptcy last week, intensifying the for-profit college industry's collapse. Two others also knuckled beneath federal regulators' allegations that they plunged low-income students into debt.

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  4. Mark Luckie to leave TwitterRead the original story

    Monday May 11 | Poynter Online

    ... the founder of 10,000 Words, a blog devoted to technology and journalism. In 2010, the blog was acquired by WebMediaBrands, the parent company of Mediabistro.com. Twitter intends to fill Luckie's vacancy, but he said the job could look slightly ...

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  5. Mom's annual worth rises above $65,000: Too much or not enough?Read the original story

    Monday May 4 | GlobeNewswire

    The annual value of a mother's work has risen more than $5,000 in the last two years, according to the Insure.com 2015 Mother's Day Index. Mom's work is now worth $65,284 per year, 9.1 percent above the $59,862 her work "earned" in 2013.

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  6. Competition Among Banks Drives Leading Savings Account Rates Higher in 1QRead the original story

    Apr 30, 2015 | GlobeNewswire

    Despite a backdrop of falling overall rates, some top banks actually raised their savings account rates in the first quarter of 2015, according to the latest America's Best Rates Survey from MoneyRates.com. Three of the top-yielding savings accounts in the survey offered annual percentage yields of 1 percent or better, marking the first time since 2011 that the top savings accounts reached the 1-percent level.

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  7. Texting As Bad As Drunken Driving, Says SurveyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2015 | Insurance News Net

    A new survey from Insurance.com finds 75 percent of drivers view texting while driving to be as dangerous as drunken driving. The insurance quotes-comparison website asked 1,000 married adult drivers which of four traffic violations most closely approximates the risk from a texting driver: "Public opinion is far ahead of state law and insurance policies, which treat distracted driving tickets as no more than a minor traffic violation in most states," said Insurance.com Managing Editor .

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  8. Texting as Bad as Drunken Driving, says New SurveyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2015 | GlobeNewswire

    FOSTER CITY, Calif., April 27, 2015 -- A new survey from Insurance.com finds 75 percent of drivers view texting while driving to be as dangerous as drunken driving. The insurance quotes-comparison website asked 1,000 married adult drivers which of four traffic violations most closely approximates the risk from a texting driver: "Public opinion is far ahead of state law and insurance policies, which treat distracted driving tickets as no more than a minor traffic violation in most states," said Insurance.com Managing Editor Des Toups.

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  9. HSH.com Weekly Mortgage Rates Radar: Mortgage Rates Drift Lower This WeekRead the original story

    Mar 31, 2015 | GlobeNewswire

    HSH.com releases its latest Weekly Mortgage Rates Radar showing a slight decline in mortgage rates during the seven-day period ending March 31, as markets await some important economic data due later this week. The Weekly Mortgage Rates Radar reports the average rates and points offered by lenders for the two most popular types of mortgages, the conforming 30-year fixed-rate mortgage and the conforming 5/1 adjustable-rate mortgage .

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  10. HSH.com Weekly Mortgage Rates Radar: Awaiting Fed, Mortgage Rates Edge Lower This WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2015 | GlobeNewswire

    HSH.com releases its latest Weekly Mortgage Rates Radar showing a slight downturn in mortgage rates during the seven-day period ending March 17, as financial markets await clarity from the Federal Reserve on interest-rate policy. The Weekly Mortgage Rates Radar reports the average rates and points offered by lenders for the two most popular types of mortgages, the conforming 30-year fixed-rate mortgage and the conforming 5/1 adjustable-rate mortgage .

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  11. Least Expensive 2015 Vehicles To Insure: SUVs, Minivans And A Smart CarRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2015 | Insurance News Net

    March 16, 2015 The cheapest 2015 models to insure include two minivans, seven sport-utilities and the tiny Smart FORTWO, according to Insure.com's annual ranking of the most and least expensive vehicles to insure. The iconic Jeep Wrangler Sport 4WD repeated its cheapest-to-insure title, with an average rate nationwide of $1,134.

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  12. MoneyRates.com Names Its Top Savings Accounts for 2015Read the original story

    Jan 21, 2015 | GlobeNewswire

    Personal finance website MoneyRates.com has named the 10 banks it expects will offer the best savings account rates in 2015. The list is based on which banks in its MoneyRates Index - a sampling of 100 U.S. banks - offered the highest yields over the previous four quarters.

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  13. Study Reveals the 10 US States Hurt Most by Falling Oil PricesRead the original story

    Jan 12, 2015 | GlobeNewswire

    Most Americans may be relieved to see today's relatively low oil prices, but that relief can come at a steep cost to the U.S. states that rely on oil production to help power their economies, according to a new study by MoneyRates.com. The study, which examined states' rates of oil production and consumption as well as how much of its workforce is employed in the production of oil, finds that North Dakota is the state that is suffering worst from the recent decline in oil prices.

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  14. Project ManagerRead the original story

    Dec 10, 2014 | Pacific Sun

    QuinStreet, Inc. seeks Project Manager in Foster City, CA. Resp for proj actvts incl defng scope; req planing, exec, mntr and rls.

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  15. Santa should make $139,924 this year, according to Insure.com's annual Santa IndexRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2014 | GlobeNewswire

    If Santa were paid a salary, he would make $139,924 this year, according to a wage analysis by Insure.com, an independent consumer insurance information website. Insure.com's annual "Santa Index" uses a list of Santa's tasks and finds the closest matching occupations and associated average wages from the Bureau of Labor Statistics.

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  16. Homeowners File Fewer Auto Insurance Claims, says Insurance.com New...Read the original story

    Nov 19, 2014 | PRWeb

    Drivers who own homes file far fewer auto insurance claims than those who rent or live with parents, according to a new analysis from Insurance.com, an insurance quote-comparison site. Among the more than 700,000 drivers age 18 and older who disclosed past auto insurance claims as part of their online car insurance comparison-shopping: -14.3 percent of homeowners had filed at least one car insurance claim in the past three years.

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  17. Savings Accounts Top List of Financial Products Americans Are Most...Read the original story

    Nov 18, 2014 | PRWeb

    Despite historically low yields, Americans say they are more thankful for savings accounts than they are for stocks, credit cards, payday loans and other popular financial products, according to a new study from MoneyRates.com. The popularity of savings accounts may reflect an era of low expectations.

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  18. Google Identifies DoubleClick Ad Server Problem, Fixes ItRead the original story

    Nov 14, 2014 | CNet News

    A DoubleClick internal service degraded, causing a cascading failure on ad servers for more than 55,000 sites, leading to a two-hour outage. Google said Nov. 14 that it has figured out why its DoubleClick advertising service went wonky the morning of Nov. 12 , impacting more than 55,000 Websites displaying their content.

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  19. Holiday Parking Snafus: Men More Likely to Hit Cars, People and Poles,...Read the original story

    Nov 12, 2014 | PRWeb

    A quarter of drivers avoid parking next to cars with body damage, while 16 percent avoid SUVs and 11 percent avoid cars with toys and safety seats." Chances are that driver hitting something or someone in a busy parking lot this holiday season will be a man, according to CarInsurance.com's new survey.

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  20. Most Americans Plan to Cap Holiday Spending at $500 This Year [WisePiggy.com]Read the original story

    Nov 11, 2014 | PRWeb

    A new survey from WisePiggy.com shows that over half of Americans don't plan on spending more than $500 this Christmas shopping season, while just one in four plan on spending more than they did the year before. Credit cards, when used wisely, can result in a smarter holiday spending plan.

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