1. Michigan: 62.7 percent
2. New Jersey: 55.7 percent
3. New York: 50.7 percent
4. Texas: 44.6 percent
5. Washington: 44.0 percent
6. Connecticut: 40.1 percent
7. Ohio: 37.5 percent
8. Massachusetts: 36.9 percent
9. California: 34.1 percent
10. New Hampshire: 32.8 percent

“When you look at where vehicles are being leased, Michigan has always been a very heavy leasing state in part because of the manufacturer programs that you’ll see in that state,” said Melinda Zabritski, Experian’s senior director of automotive finance and a keynote speaker for the SubPrime Forum later this year during Used Car Week.

Amid the political chaos in Greece and the Eurozone, it’s important to remember that many of Europe’s big public companies are getting on with the business of making money for smart stock investors who look behind the headlines.

While the Samp;P 500 is up less than 1% year to date, the FTSEurofirst 300 Index is still uproughly 10% over the same period — despite the scary news coming out of Athens, Frankfurt, Berlin and Brussels.

There is serious money to be made in European stocks by investors who do their research.

Stan Pearson, head of European equities at Edinburgh-based Standard Life Investments, which manages worldwide assets of almost $400 billion,...

The so-called kingpin of a New York-based multi-state credit card fraud ring will remain in the New Orleans jail on a $1 million bond, a judge ordered Friday (June 26) in rejecting a request for lower bail.

Jorge Cesar Mejia, 30, of the Bronx, pleaded not guilty to a racketeering charge, almost a year after an Orleans Parish grand jury indicted him in connection with the alleged credit card ring. He was at large 11 months until he was arrested in Connecticut and extradited to New Orleans on Monday.

His attorney Alex Kriksciun of Gretna asked Criminal District Judge Franz Zibilich to lower the bond to $25,000, saying his client was not on the run from New Orleans since the July...

There was a barbecue and a drinks tent as well as an ice-cream van, craft stalls and home baking.

The retailTRUST is the leading charity dedicated to supporting the 4.5 million people currently working in retail and support service industries.

It has raised over £1million from corporates in retail and funding is ongoing. RetailTRUST’s helpline offers a range of services including free counselling, free legal advice, free debt advice, free hardship grants, free course funding and retirement housing throughout the UK.

Where a plaintiff, individually and on behalf of all others similarly situated, has brought suit against a defendant automotive finance company for alleged violations of the federal Electronic Funds Transfer Act and the Massachusetts Electronic Funds Transfer Act, both of which bar the conditioning of a consumer credit loan on a preauthorized electronic fund transfer, …

KAR Auction Services, Inc.is a provider of vehicle auction services in North America. The Company operates in three business segments: ADESA, Inc. (ADESA), Insurance Auto Auctions, Inc. (IAAI) and Automotive Finance Corporation (AFC). The Company facilitates a marketplace providing auction services for sellers of used, or whole car, vehicles and salvage vehicles through its 228 physical auction locations at December 31, 2011, and multiple Internet venues. During the year ended December 31, 2011, it facilitated the sale of over 3.1 million used and salvage vehicles. Its revenues are generated through auction fees from both vehicle buyers and sellers, as well as by providing value-added ancillary...

Looking ahead, Royal Bank Of Canada (NYSE:RY) is expected to issue their next earnings release for the current quarter on 2015-08-26. Wall Street analysts surveyed by Zacks Research are projecting earnings per share of $1.33. This is the consensus number based on the 5 estimates taken into account. Investors will be closely watching the EPS estimate movement leading up to the expected report date.

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Brokerage firm analysts covering the stock are estimating that the stock will reach $70.12 on a short term basis. This is the consensus price target based on the 5 polled by Zacks Research. The highest estimate stands at 77 while the lowest target is $66.4.

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Mr Scott, also a Sheffield Labour councillor, said figures from the respected Institute for Fiscal Studies suggested the number of children living in poverty had risen from 2.3m in 2013 to 2.6m in 2014.

He added: “Locally, we’re seeing a large rise for our support services, as well as an increase in demand for foodbanks, crisis payments and debt advice and families . Too many parents are simply not eating so their children can have a meal instead.”

Alison Garnham, chief executive of the Child Poverty Action Group, said: “With child poverty expected to rise by nearly a third in the decade to 2020 as a result of its policies, its clear the Government’s...

HUNDREDS of thousands of pounds of funding has been secured to tackle poverty and launch an emergency foodbank in Rhyl.

The Welsh Government grant of pound;438,000 will help fund the creation of the ASK Centre at the United Church on Water Street to provide new offices for the towns Citizens Advice Bureau (CAB), a community IT suite, a new kitchen as well as a crisis foodbank and refurbishment of meeting rooms and the church hall.

The move will enable CAB to boost the number of debt advice sessions it provides from 3,500 to 5,000 a year while the foodbank will provide families with emergency food parcels while awaiting deliveries from the towns Kings Storehouse Foodbank.

It...