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Consumer Product Safety Commission Recalls
By: Beth

Consumer Product Safety Commission Recalls

This week the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission released a list of recent voluntary recalls that include various toys.  Bicycle...

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313,982 Identity Theft Complaints to the FTC!
By: Beth

313,982 Identity Theft Complaints to the FTC!

The FTC recently released its yearly statistics regarding consumer complaints, stating that identity th...

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Fake Parking Tickets: Beware!
By: Beth

Fake Parking Tickets: Beware!

We thought we had seen every method that could be used to trick individuals into installing malicious s...

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Financial Advice for Military Families
By: Beth

Financial Advice for Military Families

Most Americans are currently feeling the pinch of the economic crisis, whether it takes the form of job...

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Access to Your Credit Score
By: Beth

Access to Your Credit Score

Most lenders use an individual's FICO score to determine how risky the borrower will be. The FICO score was conceived of by Fair Isaac, and each o...

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More on Those Misleading Auto Warranty Offers!
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