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Paula

Wonderful info that you've furnished people in this post. I am going to look forward to a person's subsequently publish.

BlackRose

Two old ladies were outside their nursing home, having a smoke when it started to rain. One of the ladies pulled out a condom, cut off the end, put it over her cigarette and continued smoking.

Lady 1: What's that?
Lady 2: A condom. This way my cigarette doesn't get wet.
Lady 1: Where did you get it?
Lady 2: You can get them at any drugstore.

The next day ... Lady 1 hobbles herself into the local drugstore and announces to the pharmacist that she wants a box of condoms. The guy looks at her kind of strangely (she is, after all, over 80 years of age), but politely asks what brand she prefers.

Lady 1: It doesn't matter as long as it fits a Camel.

p.s.
find cheap cigarettes.

SaraJane

Love your site... I was just worried about this exact topic. I have a little nest egg in my 401(k) that I need to roll over from my previous employer. A friend (should we ever listen to financial advice from friends) suggested taking it to someone else to manage a little better rather than just putting it into my company program.

Any thoughts on this?

Trey Reeme

Try http://www.prosper.com or http://www.zopa.com. Two groups in the very young space known as peer-to-peer (a.k.a. P2P) lending.

Zopa originated in the UK and is now moving into the Bay Area where Prosper launched just a few months ago. Their models differ slightly, but the idea is best summed up as eBay for lenders and borrowers.

It's certainly more "myspace" than "Chuck", but a recent Online Banking Report study sees the potential there for a billion-dollar industry in the US within five years.

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