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What do Americans do with their tax refunds?

According to a recent National Retail Federation study, almost 55% of young adults plan to turn their refunds into savings. If you are getting a refund this year, think about adding to your savings account or investing in a CD. … Continue reading

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New Legislation Enables Commercial Exploration and Use of Space Resources

The United States Senate just recently passed legislation that significantly advances the cause of opening space resources to humanity. Title IV of S.1297, also referred to as the U.S. Commercial Space Launch Competitive Act of 2015, promotes the right of … Continue reading

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What’s HOT and what’s NOT in the US Real Estate Market as of Spring 2015

When it comes to negotiating power, it’s better to be a home seller in the Bay Area and a buyer in Philadelphia. Zillow’s spring analysis of buyers’ and sellers’ markets across the U.S. looked at how long homes spend on … Continue reading

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PICTURE: The undersea domain in Asia

(2014) Chinese Navy submarines and warships take part in an international fleet review. While Chinese surface vessels wrangle with their regional counterparts over disputed waters in the East and South China Seas, a quieter but potentially deadlier competition is taking … Continue reading

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VIDEO REPORT: Update on NASA’s Orion Program

Supported by team members across the nation, the Lockheed Martin Space Systems Company in Colorado is leading the development effort as NASA’s prime contractor for the Multi Purpose Crew Vehicle. Image credit: NASA SOURCE: NASA – A NASA-Industry Team Effort.

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Some noteworthy quotes from one of America’s founding fathers and 3rd acting President, US President Thomas Jefferson

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INFOGRAPHIC: Meet the U.S. National Debt- a visual presentation

[Via: Amazing penny facts about the US debt]

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Californians for Population Stabilization – Message Confirmation to US Senator Barbara Boxer

To email your U.S. Senator in your area simply click here:  Re: Eliminating tax credits for ITIN filers should be part of the payroll tax cut extension. To: U.S. Senator Mrs. Barbara Boxer Democrats and Republicans have agreed that this nation needs … Continue reading

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INFO-GRAPHIC: Modern-Day History of Credit Card Fraud by http://www.monexgroup.com/

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America’s Gen X|Y Forget What it Was Like Here in 1974

Is America in “decline”? Technically, the answer is yes — but it doesn’t matter. This may seem a puzzling assertion at a time when China’s economy is booming, its military power growing, and India and other nations are rising fast while the United … Continue reading

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