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contractors hit hard by housing slump

Forget the domino effect. Lately, it's starting to feel like the boulder effect: Financial headlines from Experts on Credit highlight how contractors are feeling the pain of the recession and how companies are becoming more big brother-ish when it comes to 401(k) plans.

Experts on Credit is part of Experian Interactive Media. Experian, well-known as one of the three "big" credit bureaus, also has several sister companies including LowerMyBills.com, AffiliateFuel.com, ClassesUSA.com, InstantApprovals.com and my favorite, PriceGrabber.com.

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