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Thieves Get Away Using In-Store Electric Scooters

In the movies criminals have their escape route all ready to go and usually it involves a waiting person in a getaway car the speeds down the road or thieves running at away from the scene of the crime. That's in the movies. In real life a criminal couple used the in-store electric scooters as...
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Meaningful Ways To Pay Off Debt

It's easy to go overboard when shopping for the holidays and now it's time to pay for all that splurging. Here are some tips to pay down and off those shopping sprees faster. Look to transfer your credit card balance to a zero interest card. While most banks charge a transfer fee to move a balance...
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Hang On To That Empty Prepaid Debit Card

Perhaps your stocking was stuffed with a prepaid debit card over the holidays. While your instinct is to ditch the card once all the money has been spent, you might want to hang on to one of them. On the practical side, if you end up getting a refund on a return item purchased with the prepaid...
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You Should Do These Items At Least Once A Year

We are just hours away from the beginning of a new year! This exciting time gives us a chance to reflect on the current year and perhaps all the things we should've done but didn't. But not to worry, here are some of the things you should do at least once a year. Get a physical. An annual checkup...
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How To Use Your Smartphone To Detect Credit Card Skimmers

2017 may be the year of the credit card skimmer, which can be an upsetting discovery on your bank statement. But there is some help that uses the same technology that criminals use. It all comes down to how skimmers work. Skimmers copy your credit or debit card information when you slide it in a...
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Here Is How You Can Use Amazon's Alexa To Make Money

More homes are welcoming Amazon's Alexa to the family and for the holidays, Alexa can actually make you some money. The intelligent personal assistant can convert grams to ounces and even "tune in 98.5 KTK", but it can also order household items your family uses all the time. That's where you can...
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Good Credit Score Ranks Higher Than Looks and Humor For Daters

When looking for love we generally seek out someone with a good sense of humor, looks, job and a high credit score. A recent Tinder survey of 2,000 daters found 2/3 of people say financial stability is more important than humor, looks, ambition, courage and modesty. Apparently a good credit score...
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Debit/Credit Card Chips Falling Out Of Cards

Now that our debit and credit cards come with those little chips mean our personal information is safer, right? Well, they are much safer than the older ones but there have been a report from one major credit card issuers of the metal chip falling out of the card. Apparently the glue that holds the...
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Computer Programmer Develops Software To Give Phone Scammers A Taste of Their Own MEdicine

It appears that scammers are getting a taste of their own medicine, thanks to a hacking genius. By now you've probably received a phone call about back taxes, credit card refinance, your electric bill, winning the lottery or other financial situation where you are transferred to an Indian call...
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Florida Concealed Weapon Permit Data Hacked

If you have a Concealed Weapon Permit, you may want to monitor your personal information for any unusual activity. The Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services said that hackers outside of the United States have obtained information on more than 16,000 concealed weapon permit holders...
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