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7 Ways to Keep Your Dog Happy This Summer

7 Ways to Keep Your Dog Happy This Summer

7 Ways to Keep Your Dog Happy This Summer

The kids are on vacation from school, and you’re taking time off work. That’s what summer is all about. But doesn’t the dog also deserve a little warm-weather R&R? Of course! Summer is a great time to let your puppy have a little extra fun in the sun. Just remember to do it safely. As... Read More

Time Warner Cable & Charter Overcharged Customers $7.2 Million a Year, Senate Finds

Time Warner Cable & Charter Overcharged Customers $7.2 Million a Year, Senate Finds

Time Warner Cable & Charter Overcharged Customers $7.2 Million a Year, Senate Finds

A U.S. Senate investigation just gave consumers a reason to cut the cord. According to a report released Friday, TWC overcharged customers nationwide an estimated $639,948 between January and April this year, with the projected yearly total pegged at $1,919,844. On top of all that, Charter, TWC’s new parent company as of May, told the Senate’s Subcommittee that it... Read More

The Wage Gap Really Widens When Women Hit This Age

The Wage Gap Really Widens When Women Hit This Age

The Wage Gap Really Widens When Women Hit This Age

It’s no secret that women often make less money than men, but a new study discovered there’s a certain age when that problem escalates. According to a gender equity report from Visier, a workforce analytics firm, the gender wage gap in America widens around age 32. The study found this is the time when women... Read More

11 Starbucks Money-Saving Hacks

11 Starbucks Money-Saving Hacks

11 Starbucks Money-Saving Hacks

Starbucks is one those places we love to visit, even though it’s not always the best choice for our wallets. But believe it or not, there are ways to save money and still get your java fix. Here, I’ve rounded up the best Starbucks money-saving hacks to use on your next visit. 1. Check the Menu There are plenty of... Read More

Whether Trump or Clinton, 24% of Americans Think They’ll Be Worse Off After Election

Whether Trump or Clinton, 24% of Americans Think They’ll Be Worse Off After Election

Whether Trump or Clinton, 24% of Americans Think They’ll Be Worse Off After Election

Only 6% of Americans think their finances will improve after the November presidential election, regardless of which party’s candidate wins, according to a recent loanDepot survey. In fact, the survey found that most Americans expect their financial situations will either stay the same (66%) or become worse (24%). Part of the negative sentiment appears to... Read More

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