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Black Friday Shoppers May Find Secret Deals In Stores’ Floor Maps

Edgar Dworsky of Consumer World.org says you really need to do your homework before heading out the door to compete with the crowd of shoppers looking for deals.

11/28/2013

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Price Tag Secrets Could Save You Money

A price tag obviously tells you how much an item costs, but it can actually disclose a whole lot more.

09/17/2013

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Expensive Replacement Batteries Catch Verizon, Comcast Customers By Surprise

Many families bundle cable, internet, and phone services to save a bundle of cash. But a new charge is catching some customers by surprise.

05/21/2013

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Walmart Caught Shortchanging Customers Using Gift Receipts

Walmart’s slogan is save money; live better. But you could actually lose money if you return an item using a gift receipt.

01/18/2013

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Gift Cards From Credit Card Companies Come With Complications

If you received a Visa, MasterCard or American Express gift card for the holidays, you may find it’s not that easy to use.

01/08/2013

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Cable Companies Will Soon Be Able To Scramble Local TV Signals

The FCC will soon let cable operators scramble the signals of local TV stations that you now get through basic cable.

12/04/2012

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Logan Airport ATM Changes Could Mean Fees For Local Travelers

Starting in November, 11 of Logan Airport’s 40 ATM locations will switch over from Bank of America, Citizens Banks, and Sovereign Bank to JP Morgan Chase and Capital One.

08/22/2012

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Simple Strategies For Black Friday Shoppers

It’s more than a week away, but stores are already advertising some of their biggest deals.

11/16/2011

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Study: Groceries More Expensive At Convenience Stores

You have more choices than ever when you need to pick up some groceries, but easier doesn’t always equal better.

10/05/2011

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Activists Warning Consumers About New Bank Loan Product

Wells Fargo and US Bank have begun offering loans that customers draw against their paychecks.

08/24/2011

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