Dupage Residents Get Free Money Saving Advice, April 2 – 9

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Dupage Residents Get Free Money Saving Advice, April 2 – 9

DuPage County residents can get free money saving advice during Money Smart Week DuPage, April 2 â 9. Â The Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago and a long list of DuPage County partner organizations have announced more than 60 free Money Smart Week DuPag…

New reactor-cooling failure at second Japanese power plant

New reactor-cooling failure at second Japanese power plant (57 secs ago)

Perfect storm’ for buying U.S. real estate: realtor

Low mortgage rates, a high C$ and rock-bottom house prices in Florida, Arizona and California make this a good time to buy a U.S. property (3 hours ago)

Identity Theft is No. 1 Complaint of U.S. Consumers

No surprise: Identity theft is the No. 1 consumer complaint across the country. And among states, California ranks No. 3 for identity theft complaints, primarily from Central Valley residents. (4 hours ago)

Bernanke Recovery Flawed as Companies Get Credit Denied to U.S. Consumers

Thirteen hundred miles from Wall Street, Alex Fairchild is still waiting for a little of the U.S. government’s multitrillion-dollar bailouts and Federal Reserve largesse to trickle his way. (4 hours ago)

Duo arrested in skimming scam

Men installed chips in local gas pumps to ‘skim’ customer info from credit cards (38 mins ago)

Fidelity Investments’ 2010 profit rises 17 percent

Fidelity Investments said Friday its operating profit rose 17 percent last year to nearly $3 billion, lifted by gains at the privately held company’s mutual fund sales operations and its brokerage business. (10 mins ago)

N.J. agencies left confidential information on computers set to be auctioned, report finds

State comptroller found 79 percent of hard drives were not wiped clean, as required by state guidelines (4 mins ago)

Euro On Pause As Portugal Debt Auction Raises Bailout Chatter

The euro barely budged on Wednesday, as traders took a wait and see approach to developments in the Middle East, where political unrest threatens to de-stabilize the region. (2 hours ago)

FTSE 250 movers: Restaurant Group rises on profit growth

LONDON – The Restaurant Group saw shares jump after the performance at its Garfunkel’s outlets helped profits grow by 17% in 2010. Also wanted is acquisitive engineering conglomerate Halma which has its cheque book out again, buying Swiss company Medi…