One of the online-lending industry’s most prominent attempts to prove it can regulate itself launched Monday as three of the largest providers of small-business loans unveil a standardized way to exhibit the costs of their credits.
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Why It’s So Hard to Regulate Payday Lenders
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Should the Home Care Provider Answer Your Parents' Phone?
Hiring a home care provider is an exceptional way to ensure your elderly loved ones get the level of care and assistance they need on a regular basis when you are not available to be in the home with them. With the physical care, mobility assistance, transportation, mental stimulation, and compassionate companionship the in home health care services provider offers your parents, she is going to be in the home with them for a considerable amount of time, possibly multiple hours every day.
Lenders' Tips for Getting a Small-Business Loan
NerdWallet reached out to the people who known small-business funding best — lenders and financing experts from around the country — to collect their tips about how to successfully get small-business loans and other forms of funding.
Busting 5 Myths About Small-Business Lending
The crucial funding you need is available and not just from angels and VCs.
Busting the 5 Myths About Small Business Lending
Don't miss out on opportunities to secure funding for your business due to false information.
Why It's Impossible To Focus When You Haven't Slept
Sleep and attention regulate each other "like yin and yang."
How Much Will Uber Spend to Get Its Way?
Uber is able to maintain its barely-regulated business model by dedicating millions to lobbying the policymakers who are in charge of regulation.
How the Body Regulates Heat
Experts from Rush look closely at the complex body systems that keep us functioning. In this article, they discuss its temperature-regulating mechanisms, including heatstroke, hot flashes and fever.
Keen Home Raises $1.52M To Bring Its Smart Home Vents To Market
Smart thermostats are great, but they often do not regulate the temperature of individual rooms. That's where Keen Home's Smart Vents come into play. The..
How to Get Lenders to Want to Finance Your Business
Many small businesses fail in the first few years, and one reason why is running out of money. I...
Beyond charity, rethinking how we give
To make a loan, go to www.kiva.org/lend Did you know there are millions of people who have never even heard of Kiva? We need your help to reach them a...
FCC adopts Net neutrality rules to ban Internet discrimination
Federal regulators moved forward with a controversial plan to protect openness on the Internet, or net neutrality, by treating the online world more like heavily regulated telecommunications markets.
Spirulina: The Amazing Super Food You've Never Heard of
Spirulina is a blue-green freshwater algae that is rich in protein and can help boost your immune system and regulate cholesterol and blood pressure levels.
10 states where it costs the most to insure teen drivers
If you're a parent in a state that doesn't regulate car insurance rates and has either too many drivers or rural roads, your premiums could double.
Teaching Kids How to Self-Regulate
None of us were born knowing how to control big emotions. For children, learning how to self-regulate will take time, but there are ways to help this along.
Entrepreneurs Don't See Business Financing the Way Lenders Do and It's Costing Them
Many small-business owners are stressed about cash flow because they don't understand how banks assess whether they're a good bet.