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Bend it Like Beckham

Here's a great one in the database of good football movies. Bend It Like Beckham, which refers to David Beckham's trademark kick that “bends" the ball past the goalie and into the goal, is a ..
(August 07, 2008)
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Best Deal on a Credit Card

Although applying for a credit card has become a lot easier, deciding on which particular credit card to apply for is becoming more and more complicated as it entails a lot of thinking. Some ..
(June 18, 2008)
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The Cristiano Ronaldo Drama Continues

Well, it finally happened. The nonsense with Cristiano Ronaldo has reached the point where it is reminiscent of a serialized television drama, and a rather predictable one at that. Picture the key ..
(June 19, 2008)
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Credit Card Shopping Online Advice

The ability to shop online and make purchases with credit cards has some key benefits. Obviously, a main benefit is the convenience and ease afforded the consumer (this translates into increased ..
(June 24, 2008)
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Custom Credit Cards

Custom credit cards are an interesting and increasingly popular option that some credit card companies are now offering their customers. This is essentially the ability for consumers to personalize ..
(June 24, 2008)
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Credit Cards A Little History

Consumers and merchants have been exchanging goods using credit as currency for approximately 200 years. Modern day plastic credit cards have only become a way of life in the past 50 years, however. ..
(June 24, 2008)
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Credit Card Fraud Protect Yourself

Credit card fraud is general term for theft and fraud that is committed using a credit card (or similar payment mechanism) as a fraudulent source of funds to complete a sales transaction. Credit card .
(June 24, 2008)
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The Beauty of MasterCard

Debit cards are great to use in every day life. You can use them at the grocery store, at the pump, even at restaurants. And debit cards aren't just limited to tangible use. They're great for paying ..
(June 25, 2008)
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The Wonderful Visa Credit Card

"Life takes Visa". The motto for Visa credit cards apparently is true, as no matter where you go it seems that you can use a Visa card there. As of 2006, Visa controlled 44% of the credit card ..
(June 25, 2008)
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Applying For Credit Cards

First off, what is a credit card? A credit card is a card issued by a bank, retailer or consumer store, which lets you buy goods and services on credit for a specific limit, interest rate and time ..
(June 25, 2008)
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American Express A Business Choice

Open up your wallet right now, and chances are you'll find a credit card. Credit cards have evolved from a “only businessmen" item to an item for everyone now. For those that want a ..
(June 25, 2008)
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Paul Ince Management For the Record Books!

Paul Ince has officially been handed the reins that Mark Hughes relinquished a few short weeks ago. And as the new management at Ewood Park, he is destined to make history, but not without the ..
(June 26, 2008)
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Top 3 Most Customer Oriented Credit Card Companies

In this world of plastic, there are literally thousands of credit cards to choose from. From student credit cards to business credit cards, as well as everything in between, what really matters is ..
(July 04, 2008)
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Top 3 Secure Credit Card Companies

There are thousands of credit card companies out there. However, there are some credit cards more secure than others. Let's take a look at the top three: Number 3 One of the most secure credit card ..
(July 04, 2008)
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What is APR?

The Annual Percentage Rate (APR) is the interest amount a customer will pay annually. It is possible to figure your interest charges per day by taking your APR and dividing this number by 365. ..
(July 05, 2008)
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Credit Card Travel Rewards

Credit Cards that offer travel rewards programs are reasonably flexible. They may provide airline miles and points that would be redeemed for accommodations. Points are earned whenever the card is ..
(July 05, 2008)
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Soccer in America

Soccer, as football is called in America, is one of the fastest growing sports in the country. Though it has been played in the US for more than 200 years, it has been a quiet sport. Only recently ..
(July 05, 2008)
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Why Its Good to Shred Old Credit Cards

Identity thieves prey on trash as a valuable source for targets. Many people do not properly destroy or shred their important financial information before discarding it in their weekly garbage. ..
(July 06, 2008)
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The Invention of the Modern Football

The football has been around for centuries; it dates back to prehistoric times. Prior to the 19th century, footballs were nothing more than animal bladders, usually pigs’. Though they were ..
(July 06, 2008)
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Football Video Games on the PS3

For about two centuries, football has been an extremely popular sport all over the world. This pastime's popularity has led to things other than the actual playing of the sport itself. Sports ..
(July 06, 2008)
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Should College Students Have Credit Cards? The Pros and Cons

Like any situation, there are pros and cons to whether or not college students should have credit cards. Bear in mind that, like anything major, everything depends, first and foremost, on whether or ..
(July 06, 2008)
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Strength of Character and Team Pride the Other Winners of Euro .

After a forty-four year dry spell, Spain has finally managed to win the European championship. After all that time, what could possibly have made this year different? Even after all their past ..
(July 13, 2008)
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Football in Asia

Like everywhere else in the world, football is very popular in Asia. Asia has the most populous of the six FIFA confederations; Asians make up a full half of all footballers, all over the world. In ..
(July 13, 2008)
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Look Ahead to the New Premiership Season

Last season was one of the most exciting in years, with some incredibly close battles at the top, and some nail biting matches at the bottom, with two teams being relegated on the last game of the ..
(July 21, 2008)
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What is Your Credit Score?

With the economic slump all over the world right now, you're probably seeing a lot of commercials on TV advertising free credit reports, complete with projections of a good credit score. But all of ..
(July 25, 2008)
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