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Annotated Bibliography "CFPB Consumer Financial Protection Bureau." Consumer Financial Protection Bureau. United States Government, n.d. Web. 20 Oct. 2013. <http://www.consumerfinance.gov/>.

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau is a federally managed company that offers reviews of different companies and answers many questions regarding companies or loans. It has a section on the laws of businesses and other legal matter. Since this is a federal company, it can be trusted 100%.

Friedman, Milton. "The Social Responsibility of Business Is to Increase Its Profits, by Milton Friedman." The Social Responsibility of Business Is to Increase Its Profits, by Milton Friedman. Http://www.colorado.edu, 13 Sept. 1970. Web. 20 Oct. 2013. <http://www.colorado.edu/studentgroups/libertarians/issues/friedman-soc-respbusiness.html>.

This is an article written by the renowned, Nobel Prize winning, influential economist, Milton Friedman. This article contains a treasure trove of information on the inner workings in a company. Although this article contains many details on companies, it is somewhat biased, as it argues a one-sided view on businesses.

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Khan, Salman. "The Business Cycle | The Business Cycle |Khan Academy." Khan Academy. Http://www.khanacademy.org, n.d. Web. 20 Oct. 2013. <https://www.khanacademy.org/ economics-finance-domain/macroeconomics/aggregate-supply-demand-topic/businesscycle-tutorial/v/the-business-cycle>.

Khan Academy is a nonprofit organization that strives to be the leader in online teaching. Originally a one-man show ran by Salman Khan, the founder of https://www.khanacademy.org, and ex-hedge-fund analyst, Khan Academy has grown into a huge organization that rivals Wikipedia. Khan Academy survives solely on donations and provide thousands of videos and activities completely free of charge on its website. There is a wide variety of topics such as the arts, mathematics, macro and microeconomics, computer programming, and so on and so on. Khan Academy is a valuable resource in the field of education and its videos are step-by-step and free from bias.

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Khan, Salman. "Circular Flow of Income and Expenditures | GDP and the Circular Flow of Income and Expenditures |Khan Academy." Khan Academy. Http://www.khanacademy.org, n.d. Web. 20 Oct. 2013. <https://www.khanacademy.org/economics-finance-domain/macroeconomics/ gdp -topic/circular-econ-gdp-tutorial/v/circular-flow-of-income-and-expenditures>.

This video focuses on how an economy works and the flow of resources vital to the survival of an economy. This video is a valuable resource into studying how a flow of income and others work in an economy. The source is very trustworthy, as it is a non-profit organization and the fact that the material in Khan Academy is created by experts in their respective fields.

"What Are My Rights and Responsibilities as a Business Owner under INA? | SBA.gov."What Are My Rights and Responsibilities as a Business Owner under INA? | SBA.gov. United States Government, n.d. Web. 20 Oct. 2013. <http://www.sba.gov/content/what-are-myrights-and-responsibilities-business-owner-under-ina>.

This article deals with the discrimination of employers against their employees. This is a very helpful source that points out several crucial points and offers valuable information. The source is not only very helpful, but trustworthy as well, as it is a government run company.

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"Department of Economic Development." Department of Economic Development. United Arab Emirates, n.d. Web. 26 Dec. 2013. <http://www.consumerrights.ae/>.

This website is maintained by the government of the United Arab Emirates, which is very credible. It also contains many pages on both consumer and retailer rights, giving me what I need most for my website.

"Business Rights and Responsibilities." Home. N.p., n.d. Web. 05 Jan. 2014. <http://www.business.qld.gov.au/business/starting/starting-a-business/business-rights>.

This website is maintained by the Australian government, and as a result can be trusted. The title for the web page alone gives me a lot for my website, and I am willing to trust this website. This link also gives me many valuable resources to be used on my website.

Cheredar, Tom. "VentureBeat | News About Tech, Money and Innovation."VentureBeat. N.p., 11 Oct. 2013. Web. 05 Jan. 2014. <http://venturebeat.com/2013/10/11/awesome-netflixcustomer-service-conversation/>.

VentureBeat is an online news service. The fact that it is listed as credible by easybib.com makes me very confident in its credibility. I trust VentureBeat wholly because I have used it before and have had very positive experiences. This website gave me a news story to use as an example for my website.

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Conlon, Kevin. "McDonald's on Employee Resources Site: Not Lovin' It." CNN. Cable News Network, 26 Dec. 2013. Web. 05 Jan. 2014. <http://www.cnn.com/2013/12/25/living/mcdonalds-employee-site/>.

CNN has its own TV report, and the fact that it’s still on makes me confident in the website’s credibility. It has also been listed as a credible source through easybib.com. This website gave me an example to use for my website.

"Cranfield School of Management." Defining Corporate Responsibility. N.p., n.d. Web. 05 Jan. 2014. <http://www.som.cranfield.ac.uk/som/p14347/Research/ResearchCentres/Doughty-Centre-Home/About-Us/Defining-CR>.

Cranfield is an academic school that is based in the UK. The fact that it is maintained by a school makes me feel secure in its reports. I used this source a variety of reasons in my website and it has proven to be of very high quality.

Elias, Paul. "Business." BostonGlobe.com. Boston Globe, 24 Sept. 2013. Web. 1 Jan. 2014. <http://www.bostonglobe.com/business/2013/09/23/abercrombie-settles-califdiscrimination-lawsuits-over-head-scarves/wTz1LWdosf5obsnJl5WSsK/story.html>.

Boston Globe is a widely known news service, and is very secure based on the fact that there is a paid membership option for the site. I have used this story for one of my web pages and has been very helpful for me and very convenient too!

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"Facebook Faces Lawsuit for Snooping-on Private Messages for Profit."Http://www,businessstandard.com. N.p., 3 Jan. 2014. Web. 05 Jan. 2014. <http://www.businessstandard.com/article/international/facebook-faces-lawsuit-for-snooping-on-privatemessages-for-profit-114010300165_1.html>.

This is a very recent story, and seeing as it is very recent, the possibility of being outdated is very low, almost impossible, even. Business Standard is also listed as credible by easybib.com, and that honor is very hard to achieve. This story has been used for my business pages.

"Featured Products & Services." Intuit: Small Business, Personal Finance and Tax Software. N.p., n.d. Web. 03 Jan. 2014. <http://www.intuit.com/>.

Intuit has been developing the Turbo Tax software for many consumers, and the software for that is so widely used that if one can trust Intuit with their tax information, then I can trust the website to tell me what products they use. I checked this website to make sure I was correct of one fact.

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Hearn, Kelly. "$16 Billion Environmental Lawsuit Tests Chevron." The Christian Science Monitor. The Christian Science Monitor, 09 Apr. 2008. Web. 05 Jan. 2014. <http://www.csmonitor.com/World/Americas/2008/0409/p06s01-woam.html>.

The Christian Science Monitor is a news agency and very trustworthy. This information, if a bit outdated,, has been put to good use on my “Lawsuits” page. Without this site, I couldn’t have completed my 10 lawsuits.

Hicks, Wayne. "Argosy University to Pay $3.3M to Settle Colorado Lawsuit." Widgets RSS. N.p., 5 Dec. 2013. Web. 05 Jan. 2014. <http://www.bizjournals.com/denver/news/2013/12/05/argosy-university-pays-colorado33m.html?page=all>.

Bizjournals has been listed as reputable by easybib.com and the fact that it was able to produce publicagtion date and author makes me feel very confident in the site’s autheticity. I used this site for my “Lawsuits” page and it was very helpful.

Koetsier, John. "VentureBeat | News About Tech, Money and Innovation." VentureBeat. N.p., 29 Jan. 2013. Web. 05 Jan. 2014. <http://venturebeat.com/2013/01/29/apple-google-fall-offlist-of-americas-20-most-trusted-companies/>.

VentureBeat is very trustworthy as it specializes in technology and this article is on technology. Although outdated, this site provides a treasure trove of information I used on my website to help maximize its potential.

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"Nbc News Business." NBC News. NBC, 26 Feb. 2013. Web. 1 Jan. 2014. <http://www.nbcnews.com/business/budweiser-waters-down-its-beer-lawsuit-alleges1C8566405>.

NBC is very widely known and used very often. Its news stories are often similar to other trusted news sites such as MSN. This website helped me find accusations of a business failing to make good on their promise, which is a big part of my “Lawsuits” page.

News, ABBY ELLIN via World. "Lawsuit: Gmail, Yahoo Email Invade Privacy, Even NonUsers'" ABC News. ABC News Network, 2 July 2012. Web. 05 Jan. 2014. <http://abcnews.go.com/Business/lawsuit-gmail-yahoo-invade-privacy-emailaccount/story?id=16680463>.

ABC is on par with NBC on terms of quality. ABC has also earned my trust by being a news site that I can cross reference and check the date on. I have used this site for my “Lawsuits” page, which requires many sources.

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"Nike Workers 'kicked, Slapped and Verbally Abused' at Factories Making Converse."Mail Online. Daily Mail, 13 July 2011. Web. 1 Jan. 2014. <http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2014325/Nike-workers-kicked-slappedverbally-abused-factories-making-Converse-line-Indonesia.html>.

Daily Mail is a UK-based news agency which is apparently very popular in Britain. Based on its popularity, one can assume that it is also very trustworthy. Even if the title sounds a bit rude or crude, the rest of the article is very professional and true.

Parisi, Nicolette, and Marc Robinson. Understanding Consumer Rights. London: Dorling Kindersley, 2000. Print.

DK books are a series of books that are only non-fiction. Based on the book’s serious cover, the book is very trustworthy. Another aspect in which one can verify a book’s truthfulness is by looking where it’s located. This book is located in the 300s, which is part of the Dewey Decimal System, a way to categorize non-fiction books.

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Phillips, Leane. "The Right to Refuse Service: Can a Business Refuse Service to Someone Because of Appearance, Odor or Attitude?" The Right to Refuse Service: Can a Business Refuse Service to Someone Because of Appearance, Odor, or Attire?N.p., Oct. 2007. Web. 05 Jan. 2014. <http://www.legalzoom.com/us-law/equal-rights/right-refuseservice>.

Legal Zoom is a website that focuses on laws and other legal issues. The fact that the article is on a legal issue makes me trust this website. I have used this as a source for my “Business’s Rights and Responsibilities” page.

Procter & Gamble. "Procter & Gamble." PG.com Home: Sustainability, Company, Brands. N.p., n.d. Web. 05 Jan. 2014. <http://www.pg.com/en_US/>.

Procter & Gamble is one of the biggest brands in the world, and I have used it as one of the most trusted sites. I only looked the company up to see what they sold. This is a very trustworthy source because it was made by the company portrayed on there.

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Romell, Rick. "Kohl's Loses Appeal in California False-advertising Lawsuit." N.p., 30 May 2013. Web. 5 Jan. 2014. <http://www.jsonline.com/business/kohls-loses-appeal-incalifornia-false-advertising-lawsuit-b9922979z1-209605461.html>.

This article’s date and material make the site seem very trustworthy, and coupled with the fact that there is an author named makes JS very trustworthy.

Savage, David G. "Corporations Don't Have 'personal Privacy' Rights, Supreme Court Rules." Los Angeles Times. Los Angeles Times, 02 Mar. 2011. Web. 05 Jan. 2014. <http://articles.latimes.com/2011/mar/02/business/la-fi-court-corporations-20110302>.

The LA Times is read all over the US, and for one reason and one reason only: it’s true. The LA Times focuses only on the facts, and this article is no exception. I have used this site many times and it has never let me down before.

Schwartz, John. "Accord Reached Settling Lawsuit Over BP Oil Spill."Http://www.nytimes.com. New York Times, 2 Mar. 2012. Web. 1 Jan. 2014. <http://www.nytimes.com/2012/03/03/us/accord-reached-settling-lawsuit-over-bp-oil -spill.html>.

The BP oil spill was all over the news in 2010, and this website offered an exclusive view of the aftermath of the spill. The NY Times is another trustworthy newspaper that is always true. Therefore, this source should also be true, and it is.

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Staff, The CNN Wire. "BP Apology Campaign Begins Airing." CNN. Cable News Network, 03 June 2010. Web. 1 Jan. 2014. <http://www.cnn.com/2010/US/06/02/oil.spill.bp.apology/>.

The BP oil spill was a terrible thing to happen to the Gulf of Mexico, and the fact that it caused millions and possibly billions of dollars in damages is horrifying. So the fact that BP would apologize to this is no surprise, and the fact that CNN reported it makes it even more believable.

Tepper, Rachel. "Naked Juice Class Action Lawsuit Settlement Over Health Claims Means $9 Million For Consumers." The Huffington Post. TheHuffingtonPost.com, 28 Aug. 2013. Web. 1 Jan. 2014. <http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2013/08/28/naked-juice-class-actionlawsuit_n_3830437.html>

The Huffington Post is a very unbiased news source. It displays only the facts and nothing else, which makes it very trustworthy. This makes me trust The Huffington Post enough to use in my website.

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