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Published: Sun, 14 Feb 2016 13:39:26 GMT
Insurers push policies for coverage gaps
Call it insurance for your health insurance. As deductibles get bigger, insurers are pushing extra coverage that can help people with certain serious health problems cover out-of-pocket costs.
Advocates push for post office banking
WASHINGTON - Until the late 1960s, you could walk into a post office and deposit money in a savings account at the same time you bought stamps or mailed packages.
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The Federal Reserve has raised its benchmark interest rate, but the impact on savings accounts and loans won't be big, at least for now.
Keep finances in shape while you get there, too
At this time of the year, a lot of us resolve to get more exercise and get in shape. Many join health and fitness clubs, believing that the facilities - and the financial commitment of membership - may finally supply the motivation to get fit and stay fit.
Consumer group rates Philly-area veterinarians
Just as you choose physicians to treat your family, you want top-
notch care for your pets. You can't assess all aspects of a veterinarian's skills, but you can judge many factors central to good care:
To stay safe, freeze your credit reports
So far this year, 100-plus data breaches have resulted in an estimated 153 million financial records being stolen from such big names as Experian, T-Mobile and Anthem, as well as U.S. government personnel records.