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Five tips to help chart a path toward financial success

Five tips to help chart a path toward financial success

A strong credit profile can help you qualify for credit at the lowest rates possible. Yet, consumers often wait until they need credit to think about their credit situation. In…

Lighten the load: Open up valuable free time by organizing the laundry room

Lighten the load: Open up valuable free time by organizing the laundry room

Laundry is always on the to-do list, and in busy households across the country, it seems that the hamper is always full. According to the U.S. Department of Energy, the…

Rare cancer on the rise: Why the first signs are easily misdiagnosed

Intermittent abdominal pain, flushing and diarrhea are commonly associated with a number of medical conditions. Yet for some Americans these symptoms could actually be the sign of a rare form…

Ask the Pharmacist: Are you at risk for hepatitis C?

Ask the Pharmacist: Are you at risk for hepatitis C?

What do Mickey Mantle, Evel Knievel, Naomi Judd, Pamela Anderson, Jim Nabors and Keith Richards have in common? They have all faced hepatitis C. And they are not the only…

HARP changes put refinancing in reach of more homeowners

HARP changes put refinancing in reach of more homeowners

When the federal Home Affordable Refinance Program (HARP) launched in 2009, millions took advantage, but many other homeowners found they couldn’t qualify to refinance their underwater mortgages. Today, significant enhancements…

New offerings in home and on-the-go entertainment: how to ‘decode’ the many options

New offerings in home and on-the-go entertainment: how to ‘decode’ the many options

With all of the advancements in home entertainment technology, there are now more options than ever to watch movies at home or on the go that fit your budget and…

Behind in saving for retirement? Approaches to catching up

Behind in saving for retirement? Approaches to catching up

Does the pace of your busy personal and professional life leave you feeling like you’re always playing catch up? From finally reading that best-seller that’s been sitting on your book…

Tips for healthier air travel

Tips for healthier air travel

Ask people who fly frequently, and they will tell you that it takes a mental and physical toll on them. Psychologically, air travel can make you feel like a nameless…

Simple ways to save that really add up

Simple ways to save that really add up

Figuring out the best ways to save a few extra dollars can be difficult. But, a few simple strategies can go a long way in helping you and your family…

Prepare your car for winter with these simple tips

Prepare your car for winter with these simple tips

Getting ready for winter is no small feat. It takes time and planning to make sure your family and your home are ready to brave the elements. But is your…