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Warning: Don’t fall for these Facebook ‘dislike’ button scams!
Warning: Don’t fall for these Facebook ‘dislike’ button scams! Scams & Rip-Offs September 24, 2015
As you have probably heard, Facebook announced that some form of a 'dislike' button, or alternative to the like button,…
Sprint is offering the new iPhone 6S for only $1 a month
Sprint is offering the new iPhone 6S for only $1 a month Deals & Savings September 24, 2015
Ready to upgrade to the new iPhone 6S? As the wireless carriers battle for your business, it means more deals…
Driver’s licenses from 4 states could soon be useless at the airport
Driver’s licenses from 4 states could soon be useless at the airport Travel September 21, 2015
Millions of Americans may soon need a second form of ID to get through airport security. Turns out,driver's licenses from…
4 ways a Fed rate hike would impact you
4 ways a Fed rate hike would impact you Money & Credit September 17, 2015
Update on Thursday, September 17:The Federal Reserve is keeping interest rates at historic lows for at least another month. The…
Top 10 ways to get a dislike on Facebook
Top 10 ways to get a dislike on Facebook Money & Credit September 17, 2015
In honor of Facebook's announcement of the upcoming 'dislike' button, we've put together a list of the top 10 things…
Recaro recalls 173,000 car seats; Top tether can come loose
Recaro recalls 173,000 car seats; Top tether can come loose Children & Pets September 16, 2015
Recaro Child Safety has recalled more than 173,000 car seats in the U.S., because a top tether restraining the child…
Student loan repayment scams: How to avoid getting ripped off!
Student loan repayment scams: How to avoid getting ripped off! Money & Credit September 15, 2015
The U.S. Department of Education has issued a scam alert aboutsome companies that promise to help lower monthly payments for…
4 ways to claim free money owed to you
4 ways to claim free money owed to you Money & Credit September 15, 2015
There is an estimated $60 billion out there in unclaimed money and some of it could be yours! Unclaimed money…
Best places to buy and sell used electronics
Best places to buy and sell used electronics Mobile & Electronics September 11, 2015
Do you have any electronic devices or smartphones lying around? Here are some ways to sell your old electronics for…
How to save an extra $1,000
How to save an extra $1,000 Money & Credit September 10, 2015
You don't have to take extreme measures to cut your monthly spending and save some extra money. There are little…
Laundry pod makers agree to new safety standards
Laundry pod makers agree to new safety standards Health September 9, 2015
U.S. companies that makelaundry detergent pods are voluntarilyimplementing a new safety standard in an effort to reduce the high rate…
Following deaths, FDA warns consumers about dangers of powdered caffeine
Following deaths, FDA warns consumers about dangers of powdered caffeine Health September 1, 2015
The Food and Drug Administration beganwarning consumers about the potential dangers of powdered caffeineafter two young people died last year…
Cheapest college degrees that will make you $70K a year
Cheapest college degrees that will make you $70K a year Education August 26, 2015
You don't have to study math, science or engineering to land a high-paying job. In fact, attending all four years…
5 ways to use lemons around the house
5 ways to use lemons around the house Money & Credit August 25, 2015
Related: Cheap & easy way to unclog a drain 5 ways to use vinegar around your house Put that giant…
Why September is a great time to travel!
Why September is a great time to travel! Travel August 21, 2015
Whether you're taking a last-minute family vacation or leaving the kids at home, use the calendar to your advantage to…
Beware of this Kroger coupon scam
Beware of this Kroger coupon scam Counterfeit & Phony Payments August 11, 2015
The grocery coupon scams are heating up on Facebook again! Just a few weeks after we first told you about…
Your cell phone plan may have extra perks you don’t know about
Your cell phone plan may have extra perks you don’t know about Choosing a Cell Phone August 7, 2015
Choosing a cell phone carrier is all about finding the best price with the fewest strings attached. The Big 4…
Investing FAQs: How to start saving for retirement right now
Investing FAQs: How to start saving for retirement right now Money & Credit July 26, 2015
At Clark's Consumer Action Center, we get a lot of callsabout investing, saving forretirement and how to get started. Beloware…