Obama prepares $3.73T budget


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Obama prepares $3.73T budget

WASHINGTON President Barack Obama sent Congress a $3.73 trillion budget Monday that holds out the prospect of eventually bringing deficits under control through spending cuts and tax increases. (21 hours ago)

Miami Police Department to Host Award-Winning Identity Theft Summit

TEMPE, Ariz. — According to identity theft complaints made to the Federal Trade Commission in 2009, the city of Miami ranked fourth in the nation with more than 10,400 filed during the calendar year. (39 mins ago)

TD Ameritrade Named Official Online Brokerage Sponsor of U.S. Olympic Committee, U.S. Olympic Team

TD Ameritrade Holding Corporation , the U.S. Olympic Committee and NBC Olympics today announced TD Ameritrade’s sponsorship of the USOC and the 2012 U.S. Olympic Team. TD Ameritrade will be the first-ever USOC partner in the online broker category. (9 …

President sends Congress $3.73 trillion budget

President Barack Obama sent Congress a $3.73 trillion budget Monday that holds out the prospect of eventually bringing deficits under control through spending cuts and tax increases. (4 hours ago)

SBA yet to set loan rules

A new federal loan program signed into law five months ago to help small businesses refinance the mortgages on their buildings could help save thousands of firms. (9 mins ago)

Personal finance outlook improves

Financial confidence among consumers is crucial to enabling growth in the economy, writes David Dwane. Encouragingly, a recent survey found that financial confidence among a sample of 1015 adults aged 18 and over has improved since October. (2 hours ago)

Interest in Mobile Phone Payments Strong Despite Security and Privacy Concerns

Accenture surveyed so-called "tech forward" consumers from 11 countries — early adopters of digital devices that connect to the Internet — who use at least four Internet-connected devices and at least four Internet services. (3 hours ago)

Election filing period kicks off

Another campaign season kicks off today as Denton-area cities and school districts start accepting candidate applications for the May 14 election. The filing period officially starts today, although most government offices are closed and won’t accept a…

Valentine’s Day Cards: Consumers Warned against Personal Identity Theft through Scam Sites

Valentine’s Day cards are one of the best gifts during the celebration of the heart’s day. Valentine’s Day cards can come with poems, messages and funny quotes. Legitimate sites like Hallmark and Blue Mountain, offer free online cards or paid subscript…

Ap Source: Obama Seeks Changes In Pell Grants

President Barack Obama also wants to spend in other areas, such as education and innovation that he says are important for long-term economic growth and competitiveness. (1 hour ago)