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Africa Can Shop Online for First Time with Mall for Africa

The CEO and Founder talks the million dollar e-commerce site and more

Chris Folayan is the Founder and CEO of MallforAfrica (branded as one word). MallforAfrica is…

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Nationwide Presents ‘Make Safe Happen’ to Reduce Preventable Accidents

On Super Bowl Sunday, millions will have access to resources to save children's lives

Join the movement and help Make Safe Happen, through the use of a new mobile…

By Cristie Leondis

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Startup Lets You “Challeng” Celebrities for Charity

Raise money for charity by Challeng'ing your favorite stars

If you’ve been waiting for that Beyoncé and Rihanna collaboration, or always wanted the cast…

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Reports: Google Planning to Become Wireless Provider

Google may be your next mobile service provider

Google is looking to partner with Sprint and T-Mobile to offer mobile service.

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McDonald’s Sued for Racism and Sexual Harrassment

McDonald's faces lawsuit among sales and stock decline

Ten former McDonald’s employees filed a lawsuit on Thursday against the fast food chain alleging…

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Millions are Committing Financial Infidelity

Are you guilty?

More than 7 million Americans have hidden a bank or credit card account from their…

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Walmart Shoppers Can Pick Up Tax Refund in Cash

No more waiting on tax refund checks

Walmart announced that instead of taxpayers opting for check or direct deposit this tax refund season, they can…

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Report: Millennials Rank Cell Phone More Important than Toothbrush

Cell phones prove more valuable than dental and body hygiene for many

Bank of America research on cell phone trends reveals people value mobile devices more than…

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Consumer Tip: Watch out for Phantom Lenders

Your daily money bite

Here are three tips from the FTC for avoiding this type of scam.

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Consumer Tip: How to Handle Medical Identity Theft

Your daily money bite

Medical identity theft often occurs when someone steals your health insurance card or some other…

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CFPB Releases Safe Student Account Scorecard

Bureau aims to shield students from underhanded practices

The CFPB is looking for consumers to weigh in on a Safe Student Account Scorecard,…

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Some Consumers Are More Concerned about Going Broke Than Dying

Are you one of them?

Financial concerns are gripping some consumers with terror.

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4 Ways to Reduce Your Monthly Cell Phone Bill

You can get service for three lines for as little as $80 a month

A report identifies four ways for consumers to reduce their monthly cell phone bill.

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Consumer Tip: Save Money on Hotel Costs

Keep more cash in your pocket

If you’re traveling this winter, there are plenty of ways for you to cut back…

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Getting Help for a Money Disorder

Learn what is and isn't normal when it comes to money

The first step to getting help for a money disorder is to determine whether or…

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How to Get Rid of Unwanted Gift Cards

Don't let your cards go to waste

Are you among the thousands of consumers who never use their gift cards?

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Many Consumers Can’t Cover Unexpected Expenses

Are you putting away enough for a rainy day?

Just 38% of Americans have enough money stashed away in their savings accounts to cover…

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Kickstarter Reveals Which Day People Are Most Likely to Support Your Campaign

Kickstarting your project on certain days may maximize pledges

Kickstarter, the platform creators use to seek financial backing for their projects, released breakdown data…

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Recognizing the Signs of a Money Disorder

Learn what is and isn't normal when it comes to money

If you have a chronic problem with your finances, money brings more pain than pleasure,…

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Fail Proof Plan to Save Money this New Year

Saving is easy with this simple plan

Each year we set new year’s resolutions with pure intentions to see them through, but…

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