The Register Citizen : Personal Finance en Tech Mergers Soar During Second Quarter NEW YORK (MainStreet) — The technology sector saw a significant increase in mergers and acquisitions, recovering from multiple speed bumps earlier in the spring. Read… Thu, 28 Aug 2014 14:52:00 EDT Where to Find Returns in Emerging Markets NEW YORK (MainStreet) — There are more than 320 million new mobile phone subscribers in Africa since 2000, making telecom an industry of interest for… Thu, 28 Aug 2014 14:41:00 EDT Student Loan Debt Mapped State by State NEW YORK (MainStreet) — Generation Progress has released a 50-state fact sheet that tracks the levels of debt in each state in dollar amounts as… Thu, 28 Aug 2014 13:56:00 EDT Medical Marijuana Saves Lives, Study Reports NEW YORK (MainStreet) — As it turns out, states where medical marijuana is legal are reaping one big benefit: lower death rates from opioid drugs.… Thu, 28 Aug 2014 13:16:00 EDT The Problem with College Football: It's Boring and Costs Too Much NEW YORK (MainStreet) — With college football kickoff weekend looming, fans are tapping their social connections and making their tailgating plans. But more and more… Thu, 28 Aug 2014 11:20:00 EDT Cash Is Still King for Small Purchases NEW YORK (MainStreet) — Approximately two in three credit cardholders will opt to use cash often for purchases of less than five dollars, according to… Thu, 28 Aug 2014 11:00:00 EDT urn:article:12859205 Home-Flippers Take Breather Even as Mortgage Rates Decline NEW YORK (TheStreet) — With 30-year mortgage rates at a 2014 low of 4.25%, late summer buyers may want to step in now and buy… Thu, 28 Aug 2014 11:00:00 EDT Why Your Credit Card Application Was Declined NEW YORK (MainStreet) — Figuring out the myriad reasons why lenders deny credit card applications can be complicated, but consumers can boost their likelihood of… Thu, 28 Aug 2014 10:29:00 EDT Loyal to Your Auto Insurer? Your Reward May Be Higher Premiums NEW YORK (MainStreet) — Insurance companies often reward their long-term customers with "loyalty" rate discounts. But those savings might be outpaced by increased premium rates,… Thu, 28 Aug 2014 10:15:00 EDT Hotel Rooms Decorated As Dorm Rooms -- The New Craze NEW YORK (MainStreet) — You live and breathe University of Wisconsin Badger football - or maybe it is that you can't get enough of the… Thu, 28 Aug 2014 09:33:00 EDT