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Are Predatory Business Loans the Next Credit Crisis?

Unlike mortgage and payday lenders, the growing number of institutions that offer quick cash to small businesses are still largely unregulated. Chicago is the first trying to change that.

After Payday Lenders Skirt State Regulations, Feds Step In

Many hope a new nationwide proposal will finally stop payday lenders from keeping poor people stuck in a cycle of debt.

Tracing Chris Christie's Fall From the Top

Once considered a "master of disaster" and frontrunner in the presidential race, the New Jersey governor is now neither.

Looking to Rent Energy-Efficient Housing?

In an effort to make rentals more sustainable, 14 college towns banded together to create a website that shows people what they would pay in utilities.

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