‘Christian’ Mortgage Scammers – Still On The Run After Four Years

August 31, 2014 in News by James L. Paris

John and Julieanne Dimitrion are listed on the FBI website as two of the most wanted white collar criminals in the world. Oddly enough, they were also very prominent members of their church in Hawaii. Some of the victims of their mortgage/real estate scam were also active members of the faith community on Oahu. According to CNBC's American Greed (episode embedded below), they were devoted members of Calvary Chapel, an Evangelical church in Pearl Harbor. John volunteered as a sound board Full Article [...]

Amazing Labor Day Deals Listed All On One Website

August 31, 2014 in Shopping by James L. Paris

Labor Day is the “last hurrah” weekend of the summer, and plenty of people will be taking advantage of the three-day weekend to enjoy one final chunk of vacation time before school resumes in earnest. However, for those not planning to do anything special over Labor Day weekend…or for those seeking a brief respite from visiting in-laws…there’s always the opportunity to do some serious shopping and take advantage of tremendous bargains. Labor Day weekend is usually a source of tremendous Full Article [...]

Profitable Sunrise And Nancy Jo Frazer: New Developments

August 31, 2014 in News by James L. Paris

Our friend, Patrick Pretty, reported in his blog on Tuesday that Illinois had issued an order naming Nancy Jo Frazer, Roman Novak, and Profitable Sunrise. The 'Temporary Order Of Prohibition" (issued in March) contains multiple allegations, including nine counts of fraud. I spoke today with James J. Tierney, an attorney with the Illinois Securities Department. Tierney told ChristianMoney.com that this is an open matter and is an ongoing investigation. He said he could not comment further due Full Article [...]

Can Your Credit Cards Be Stolen With A Wireless Skimming Device?

August 31, 2014 in News by James L. Paris

A neighbor informed me recently that while she was up at the corner gas station she saw two men with a laptop computer acting suspiciously. She said they were 'doing something' with their computer and seemed to be closely watching her and other customers (especially as they took out their credit cards to use the pay at the pump option). She believes that they may have been  remotely stealing credit card numbers. Listen To Jim Paris Discuss This Topic My 71 year old mother mentioned Full Article [...]

Dropping Cable Can Actually Make You a BETTER TV Viewer

August 31, 2014 in Finance by James L. Paris

When we speak about dropping cable television and replacing it with “new media” options that have evolved to provide an excellent, alternative space through which to view programming, the discussion is invariably tied to the matter of saving money. However, many report that dropping cable has actually made them better TV viewers…precisely because watching television ceases to remain as lazy an effort as it has been, once they have changed course and dumped cable. Financially, the decision Full Article [...]