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Anthony Fontana

Anthony originally attended Saginaw Valley State University to study secondary education. However, a change of heart in his second year as a Cardinal prompted him to shift his focus to writing. After three years of covering sports for SVSU and the Bay City Times, Anthony began his journey with Quicken Loans. When he isn’t writing for Zing! or the Quicken Loans Racing site, Anthony can be found chasing a little white ball around a local golf course or at the poker table in Greektown.
Ryan Newman - Quicken Loans Zing Blog

Introducing the Quicken Loans 31 Mortgages of May Sweepstakes

What better way to celebrate Ryan Newman’s new number than to give away 31 mortgage payments in 31 days? Introducing the Quicken Loans 31 Mortgages of May Sweepstakes.

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Complete Your Billion Dollar Bracket by 1 a.m. ET, March 20!

Have you completed your bracket for the Quicken Loans Billion Dollar Bracket Challenge with Yahoo Sports yet? If not, the clock is ticking!

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How to Brew Your Own Beer - Quicken Loans Zing Blog

How to Brew Your Own Beer

Forget about making the long trek to the store. Welcome to beer brewing 101, where the only trek you’ll have to make is to your basement or storage space to get a bottle of your own homemade beer. Follow the steps below, and you’ll be drinking your own beer in no time!

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Stocks Fall Due to Political Tension in Russia – Market Update

Rising political tension in Russia caused stocks to fall to their worst level in five weeks. The S&P 500 dropped to the red zone at -1.2% while the Dow Jones Industrial Average suffered its fourth straight decline (-1.4%).

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Initial Jobless Claims Fall Substantially – Market Update

Initial jobless claims fell a very sizeable 26,000 to a much lower-than-expected 323,000. The Econoday consensus was calling for 338,000.

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Chase the Winter Blues Away at the Michigan Golf Show

As hard as it is to ignore the below-freezing temperatures and snowflakes (yes, it’s snowing as I’m writing this), I can’t help but daydream about being out on the links. This winter has been brutal, there’s no doubt about it. However, there is a light at the end of the tunnel – it’s known as the Michigan Golf Show.

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S&P 500 Sets New Closing High to Cap Strong Month – Market Update

Investors closed out a strong albeit short month for stocks with another record high. The S&P 500 set a new closing high of just under 1,860. The Dow Jones Industrial Average ended below its highs of the day, while the NASDAQ closed slightly down. However, for the week, all three indexes posted gains.

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Looking for a New Career? Here Are Some Tips! - Quicken Loans Zing Blog

Looking for a New Career? Here Are Some Tips!

Most things in life require hard work and patience. Finding the perfect career is no different. Here are some tips to help make your search as simple as possible.

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Cold Weather Takes Heavy Toll on Housing Market – Market Update

The extreme cold of January took a heavy toll on the housing sector, including housing starts, which plunged 16%. Starts of single-family homes fell 15.9%.

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New Season, New Team, Same Expectations for Ryan Newman

February 23, 2014 – it’s a day race fans have had circled on their calendar since the final cars passed the finish line at Homestead-Miami Speedway in November. Are you ready for the Daytona 500?

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