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12:32 p.m. Feb. 12, 2021 - By Elisabeth Buchwald
A majority in the U.S. personally know somebody who has been vaccinated against COVID-19 and watch out for these key dates Friday’s top personal finance stories Friday’s top personal finance storiesFriday’s top personal finance stories
6:51 a.m. Dec. 27, 2020 - By Quentin Fottrell
My aunt stole my mother’s Social Security, and persuaded my elderly father to sign over power of attorney ‘My father was recently very sick and in the hospital, and he was not in his right mind’‘My father was recently very sick and in the hospital, and he was not in his right mind.’
6:57 a.m. Dec. 19, 2020 - By Paul Brandus
Watch out for these pandemic and holiday scams Bad guys don’t take a holidayBad guys don’t take a holiday
1:17 p.m. Dec. 11, 2020 - By Meera Jagannathan
Students locked into ‘unforgiving’ rents amid college confusion, and does COVID-19 have the power to revolutionize work? This economist says yes Friday’s top personal finance stories Friday’s top personal finance storiesFriday’s top personal finance stories
8:03 a.m. Dec. 2, 2020 - By Sean Pyles
What you should know about new rules affecting debt collectors Know your rights—why some consumer advocates are concernedConsumer advocates say revisions the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act don’t go far enough or could have unintended consequences.
6:48 a.m. Aug. 28, 2020 - By Leslie Albrecht
These ‘We Build the Wall’ donors say they aren’t victims of fraud: ‘I hope I get to donate again’ Federal prosecutors allege that former Trump adviser Steve Bannon and other leaders of the online fundraising campaign duped donors and took more than $1 million in donation money for their own useFederal prosecutors allege that former Trump adviser Steve Bannon and other leaders of the online fundraising campaign duped donors and took more than $1 million in donation money for their own use.
8:33 a.m. Aug. 15, 2020 - By Andrew Keshner
If you didn’t get a $500 stimulus check for your child, it should be coming soon The IRS is correcting oversights due to a programming error — but a watchdog is complaining some will still have to wait The IRS is correcting oversights due to a programming error — but a watchdog is complaining some will still have to wait.
11:02 a.m. Aug. 4, 2020 - By Bev O’Shea
You get a call that you’ve been exposed to coronavirus. How to make sure a contract tracer isn’t a scammer Here’s what to look for, and what a legitimate contract tracer will never ask youScammers are masquerading as contact tracers, and it’s smart to verify calls or texts before giving out any information
1:01 a.m. July 30, 2020 - By Erin Hurd
New spins on old credit card scams: What they are and how to avoid them Protect your identity and money—scammers are always lurking and ready to strikeKnowing how the most common scams work and how to avoid falling for them can keep your money and your identity safe.
4:14 a.m. June 20, 2020 - By Jillian Berman
One day after Juneteenth, Trump will hold a rally in Tulsa, where a massacre destroyed ‘Black Wall Street’ nearly 100 years ago President Donald Trump is visiting the city where a white mob destroyed a prosperous black neighborhood in 1921President Donald Trump is visiting the city where a white mob destroyed a prosperous black neighborhood in 1921.
4:11 a.m. June 20, 2020 - By Quentin Fottrell
My husband died from COVID-19. Will the IRS allow me to use his $1,200 stimulus check for funeral and medical expenses? ‘I am sure there are other senior citizens who have the same issues as me’‘I am sure there are other senior citizens who have the same issues as me.’
8:27 a.m. June 13, 2020 - By Andrew Keshner
What to do if someone else is fraudulently claiming your unemployment benefits A record number of Americans have applied for unemployment benefits, and ‘imposter fraud’ is affecting tens of thousands of people, federal authorities sayA record number of Americans have applied for unemployment benefits, and ‘imposter fraud’ is affecting tens of thousands of people, federal authorities say.
1:04 a.m. June 10, 2020 - By Natalie Issa 
Knowing these myths and truths about credit repair can go a long way to improving your finances It’s best leveraged when you take action on your own behalfSeveral misconceptions cloud the reality of the process of credit repair and the potential for results.
8:04 a.m. June 3, 2020 - By Jillian Berman
Financing college by signing income-sharing agreements sounds tempting — but consumer advocates raise red flags A prominent maker of income-share agreements is using deceptive practices to market its product, two groups allegeA prominent maker of income-share agreements is using deceptive practices to market its product, two groups allege.
10:00 a.m. May 22, 2020 - By Alessandra Malito
News and analysis for those planning for or living in retirement Retirement news and analysisRetirement news and analysis
7:27 a.m. May 21, 2020 - By Alessandra Malito
Can a nursing home take my stimulus money? Some facilities are trying to take Medicaid beneficiaries’ economic income payments, the Federal Trade Commission warns Some facilities are trying to take Medicaid beneficiaries’ economic income payments, the Federal Trade Commission warns.
9:31 a.m. May 20, 2020 - By Nicole Lyn Pesce
‘We needed each other in this crazy mess.’ Is the pandemic a good time to rescue a dog? Animal rescues have seen a spike in adoptions and fosters, but what will happen when people eventually go back to work?Animal rescues have seen a spike in adoptions and fosters, but what will happen when people eventually go back to work?
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