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Utility Workers Lead Top Salary Jobs

Utility Workers Lead Top Salary Jobs

Jul 22, 2014

Utility workers lead top salary jobs in the U.S. for those that do not require advanced degrees, according to the U.S. Census Bureau. Electric, gas, water and nuclear industry workers rake in average salaries of $89,470 a year. However, workers in utility companies also have one of the oldest demographics for any industry, but utility workers are also getting...

Fastest Growing Cities in the US

Fastest Growing Cities in the US

Jul 22, 2014

The best place to get ahead is a city that’s growing fast. Despite the tough economy, many cities are growing at the fastest rates in years. Rapid growth provides more jobs and opportunities for those who move to or live in the fastest growing cities in the US. However, America’s fastest growing city will come as a big surprise to a lot of people. It is New...

Fracking for Dollars, Despite Earthquakes

Fracking for Dollars, Despite Earthquakes

Jul 21, 2014

Weld County, Colorado is tiny. A traveler speeding up busy I-25 from Denver to Fort Collins would hardly know that it was there. That is, except for the wells. Tens of thousands of wells are drilled into the earth in the controversial method known as fracking, the modern day high tech version of drilling for gas. The economic survival of an entire county is...

Most Expensive Luxury Penthouses

Most Expensive Luxury Penthouses

Jul 21, 2014

Driven by an increase in the number of millionaires and growing wealth among the super rich, luxury penthouses are selling at the highest rate in more than 20 years. The most expensive luxury penthouses are synonymous with the lifestyle of the rich and famous. The largest U.S. cities are home to the most expensive luxury penthouses, which may be the best on the...

Website Scans Bills to Find Fraud

Website Scans Bills to Find Fraud

Jul 19, 2014

Every year the average U.S. consumer loses over $300 to fraudulent or unwanted charges like billing errors from banks, double charges, forgotten subscriptions and scams. However, Billguard.com will now check bank statements and bills to find errors and fraudulent charges. Spam, suspicious activity and fraud are growing everyday as scammers look for easier ways...