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Why Your College Student Might Need a Life Insurance Policy

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How Secure Are Your Transactions?

Safeguard your payment process as you shop for the season

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When A Real Deal Turns Out to be Fake

Valuing the worth of buying counterfeit products

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Don’t Goof Up These 3 Big Pension Decisions

You could outlive your money if you choose the wrong time and way to take your pension.

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Scammers Phish for Mortgage Closing Costs

Don't let a phishing scam keep you from your dream home.

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How to Spot a Credit Card Skimmer

Check before you swipe. Here’s how it all works.

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Are You Getting Phony Calls about Health Insurance?

They may be illegal. Here's how to stop them.

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Should You Cash In Your Old Savings Bonds?

The right answer depends on just two things.

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New Scam Targets Senior Citizens Who Were Already Victims of Fraud

“Asset recovery” scams are making elderly consumers victims twice over.

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How To Hire The Right Tax Prep Pro to Do Your Income Tax Return

Hint: Hunt for one whose training and experience match your tax situation.

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What Your College Financial Aid Letter Isn't Telling You

What you don’t know can hurt your bank account.

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4 Reasons to File the FAFSA Early

The "early bird gets the worm" rule applies to college financial aid, too.

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In New Scam, Shady Tax Preparers Target People Without Health Insurance

Spanish speakers are particularly vulnerable, the IRS says.

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New Tool Helps Victims of Identity Theft Recover

The FTC will guide you in wresting your identity back from criminals.

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Tax Season is Here: Avoid IRS Imposter Scams

If the "IRS" calls you, rest assured it's a scam.

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Think Twice Before Buying These 8 Items Online

From meds to mattresses, it’s smarter to buy some products in person.