• House to Vote on Credit Card Legislation
    The House will vote on legislation, dubbed the Credit Card Holders' Bill of Rights, Thursday. The legislation would rein in credit card practices, and eliminate sudden rate hikes and late fees. ...More
    April 30, 2009 Posted in News, Legal Issues
  • Minimizing Exposure to Swine Flu
    The first swine-flu-related death in the United States was reported Monday. On Wednesday, global health authorities raised the alert level for the swine flu outbreak to one notch below a full-scale pandemic. Here are five ways to minimize exposure to swine flu. ...More
    April 30, 2009 Posted in News
  • Chrysler Expected to File Bankruptcy
    Unable to find a solution to its money troubles, Chrysler LLC is expected to file bankruptcy, an administration official confirmed Thursday. It is unclear how a bankruptcy will affect the company's 39,000 U.S. employees and dealer network. ...More
    April 30, 2009 Posted in News
  • The Storage Inn Celebrates 30 Years in Business
    The Storage Inn in Egg Harbor Township, N.J., is celebrating 30 years in business this year. ...More
    April 29, 2009 Posted in News
  • Delinquent Storage Tenants Lose Property to Water Damage in Oildale
    A couple who fell behind in rental payments on their unit at A-American Self Storage in Oildale, Calif., claim their belongings are water damaged due to a leaky roof. ...More
    April 29, 2009 Posted in News
  • Free Webinar on Self-Storage Refinance to Take Place May 20
    On May 20, a free webinar on self-storage refinancing will be presented by the experts of Watermark Financial Inc. ...More
    April 29, 2009 Posted in News, Finance
  • Marcus & Millichap Close Kentucky Self-Storage Portfolio
    Marcus & Millichap Real Estate Investment Services recently closed the sale of the Best Self Storage Portfolio in North Kentucky for $9.9 million. ...More
    April 29, 2009 Posted in News, Real Estate
  • Report: Worst and Best Cities for Air Quality
    The American Lung Association released a report Wednesday listing the healthiest and unhealthiest cities and counties across the United States in terms of air quality. The report shows 60 percent of Americans live in areas with unhealthy air pollution levels. ...More
    April 29, 2009 Posted in News
  • GDP Falls 6.1 Percent in First Quarter
    The U.S. economy shrank at an annual pace of 6.1 percent in the first quarter of 2009. Economists had expected a drop of 4.7 percent. Despite the news, most major U.S. stock indexes were up more than 1 percent during early morning trading Wednesday. ...More
    April 29, 2009 Posted in News
  • Consumer Confidence Up 12 Points in April
    The signs of a recovering economy gave Americans hope, boosting the Consumer Confidence Index. The index rose more than 12 points to 39.2, up from a revised 26.9 in March, according to New York-based Conference Board. The reading marks the highest level since November's ...More
    April 28, 2009 Posted in News