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Is Quick Cash Blinding College Students to Higher Fees?

Five words or less (NewsUSA) - Check cashing services may provide convenience for college students when tuition refund checks arrive, but the cons may outweigh the pros. According to a recent study, "The Assessment of Unbanked U.S. College Students and Use of Nontraditional Banking Products," one contributing factor of the popularity of check cashing services...

Why Take a Small Ship When You Can Take a Tall Ship?

Five words or less (NewsUSA) - More and more, vacationers interested in taking a cruise are considering small ships carrying just hundreds of passengers instead of huge liners carrying thousands. As interest in small-ship cruising has grown, so has the number of ships, increasing 200 percent in the past decade. Now, every year more than 350,000 Americans opt for...

Investors' Interest Is Sparked by Vapor Cigarettes

Five words or less (NewsUSA) - The cigarette business is changing. While still profitable, the billion-dollar industry has, for the first time in its history, some interesting competition for its marketshare. Vapor cigarettes. Companies like Icon Vapor (OTCPK: ICNV) are turning traditional tobacco smokers into vapor cigarette smokers and, according to financial...

Big Tobacco Sees Bigger Competition in Vapor Cigarettes

Five words or less (NewsUSA) - For decades, tobacco companies have signified big business. Now, however, with the continuing decline in U.S. sales, the once booming industry has been working to protect its multi-billion-dollar bottom line by relying on its global reach into Asia and other continents. Yet, despite the stronger push in Asian markets, obstacles...