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Blog: MoneyGram To Pay $13 Million To Resolve Fraud InvestigationMoneyGram has agreed to pay a $13 million settlement to resolve a multistate investigation involving consumer fraud.
Survey: Americans To Spend Record Amounts On Valentine's Day GiftsA new survey finds Americans will spend a record $19.7 billion on Valentine’s Day gifts for loved ones this year.
Dog Walkers On-Demand, Right From Your PhoneIt's an app that both you and your pet will benefit from. Its called Wag, an on-demand dog walking app.
Starbucks Paying Less For Coffee Beans, But It Won't Affect YouLast year, a pound of coffee cost $1.65. Now, it’s about $1.11. That’s a 33 percent drop, and it’s only expected to get cheaper.
Officials: Email Scammers Posing As Social Security AdministratorsPennsylvania’s District Attorney office is warning residents about a new “phishing” email scam they say is going around throughout the area, in which the scammers contact residents pretending to be affiliated with the Social Security Administration (SSA).
Ways To Spot A Credit Repair ScamAccording to the Federal Trade Commission there are a few easy ways to spot a credit repair scam.
Research: Social Media Activity Plays Big Role On Whether Job Seekers Get HiredA good resume and solid references aren't the only thing job applicants have to worry about these days. Your social media presence can also play a big role in whether or not you get a job.
Blog: Home Depot Hiring 1,500 In Philly RegionThe Home Depot is planning to hire 1,500 workers in the Philadelphia area and 80,000 new employees nationwide.
Blog: 13 Million Americans Have Secret Bank Or Credit Card Accounts3 million Americans have hidden a bank or credit card account from their live-in spouse, partner or significant other.
Here's Where Millions Of Returned Holiday Items End UpThe holidays may be over, but it's the most wonderful time of the year for liquidators. That's because they end up with many items that were returned to sellers like Amazon, Home Depot and Sears.
Family Friendly Car Tech Among Innovations On Display At Philadelphia Auto ShowThe Philadelphia Auto Show which continues through Sunday at the Pennsylvania Convention Center has become as much a place to see new technology as is it to find your next ride.
Survey: 92% Of Parents Play Video Games With Their KidsA recent survey finds that more and more parents are playing video games with their kids, but most aren't doing it because they're in to gaming.

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