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FHA Is $48 Billion in the Black

Peter G. Miller | Posted 01.23.2014 | Business
Peter G. Miller

The FHA operates as a mortgage insurance program. It promises to cover lender losses if a loan goes bad. Like any insurance program it collects premiums, keeps reserves and pays out claims.

Companies Dodge Obamacare By Doing This

The Huffington Post | Catherine New | Posted 04.09.2013 | Small Business

Since the Affordable Care Act passed into law, companies have been vocal about the drastic measures they'll take to avoid paying for basic health care...

Fast Food Industry Overuses 'Premium,' Kills Meaning Of Word

The Huffington Post | Rachel Tepper | Posted 09.19.2012 | Food

If you've been noticing a lot of "premium" items on restaurant menus in recent years, you're not alone. BurgerBusiness.com reports that according ...

Jon Avnet and Virginia Madsen's WIGS YouTube Channel Creates Dynamic Roles for Women

Shira Lazar | Posted 07.24.2012 | Women
Shira Lazar

"On our show, the men are the eye candy," quipped Producer Jon Avnet.

Why The Rest Of America Can't Invest Like Buffett

Slate | Bethany McLean | Posted 10.31.2011 | Business

It's not even a week old, and Warren Buffett's deal to invest $5 billion of Berkshire Hathaway's money in Bank of America has already been dissected, ...

Kelvin's Slush: "Kicking Slurpee's Ass Since 2009"

Liza de Guia | Posted 10.18.2011 | Food
Liza de Guia

"Ultimately, I hope our customers have a great experience. I hope it cools them down. I hope it reminds them of their youth. And, most of all, I hope ...

Around The Wold In 80 VIP Parties

Constantin Bjerke | Posted 09.01.2011 | Arts
Constantin Bjerke

The Global Party is inspired by Around the World in 80 Days and could be more accurately described as around the world in over 80 parties in less than...

It's the Tea Party People Who Are the Parasites

Jesse Larner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Jesse Larner

The Tea Party will defend to the death -- perhaps literally -- their right to be bankrupt and ill in an entirely privatized system of health care.

The Simple Health Insurance Solution

Don McNay | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Don McNay

I've had my own angry, screaming battles with my health insurance carrier. It seems everyone I've talked to has had a similar experience. I just don't see them marching on Washington about it.