News

amazon to offer small business loans in china 0

Amazon to Offer Small Business Loans in China

Amazon.com Inc. will be expanding its small seller loan program later this year. Their short-term capital loan program has thus far only been offered in the United States and Japan. The Amazon Lending program...

section 8 housing 0

Section 8 Housing

Section 8 provides affordable housing to millions of Americans each year. In fact, it is one of the most successful government programs for tenants and landlords. Although Section 8 refers to the part of...

food stamps 0

Food Stamps (SNAP)

According to USDA data, about forty-seven million people in the United States receive food stamps. The Federal Food Stamp Program, or the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program/SNAP–has helped low income people and families to buy...

personal loans replacing credit cards 0

Personal Loans Replacing Credit Cards

Personal loans existed as a way for consumers to access short term credit long before credit cards were even invented. When they first became available, credit cards were actually charge cards which required the...

Campaign Finance Reform 2016 0

Campaign Finance Reform in 2016

The influence of money on political matters has always been a prominent issue. Protesters were incensed when a 2010 decision by the Supreme Court found it unconstitutional to prohibit independent donations by unions and...

Small Business Week 0

Small Business Administration’s Lending Programs Falter

The Small Business Administration’s top priority is providing small business owners with the funds they need to continue to operate their enterprises. The amount of money that the administration received from the federal government...

Student Loan Debt 0

Student Loan Benefits

Going to college is a big decision for anybody, particularly for those who have to obtain what can be a very costly student loan and pay it back slowly after they’ve received the education...