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Savers: It Pays To Shop Around For Best Returns

In the low-interest rate environment that followed the Great Recession, banks routinely paid little to nothing on many personal accounts.

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Beware Of Scammers Pretending To Be From Social Security

Last week I received six recorded calls purportedly from the Social Security Administration (SSA) informing me that my Social Security number was being deactivated.

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Medicare’s Wellness Visit Isn’t The Same As An Annual Physical

The annual wellness visit generally doesn’t include a physical exam, except to check routine measurements such as height, weight and blood pressure.

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How To Research And Buy Affordable Drugs Online

The high cost of prescription drugs is an ongoing health crisis for millions of Americans who are desperate for relief.

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5 Tips To Avoid Email Scams This Tax Season

Phishing attempts have become much more sophisticated in recent years, so it’s even more important to be vigilant in order to protect your personal financial information.

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How To File Your Taxes For Free

The IRS estimates about 70 percent of Americans are eligible for FreeFile. There are options for free state preparation as well. 

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