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RWJF and Consumer Reports’ HealthTaxCreditTool.org Explains New Financial Help Available to Pay for Health Insurance Costs In most states, families of four earning up to $94k annually may be eligible for financial… Read more

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4 ways getting more sleep keeps you healthier Yes, poor sleep leaves you groggy, sluggish, and accident prone. But did you know that getting the recommended amount of sleep—7 to 8 hours a night—can boost… Read more

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Find the flooring you want with this matching tool Major paint manufacturers commonly offer online tools and smart phone apps that let you take a photo of a color you like and match it to the paint maker’s… Read more

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New health law can help, no matter what you might have heard The latest tracking poll from the Kaiser Family Foundation shows that the new health law has become more unpopular in the last month—even though… Read more

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Best and worst new cars Not all cars are created equal, and we have the data to prove it. Of course, numbers can tell a variety of tales and we understand every consumer has different priorities. To that end, we have… Read more

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5 hottest performance cars at the Detroit Auto Show At the Detroit auto show, we were struck by the diversity of high-performance machines being offered from across the globe. Every manufacturer, naturally, has their… Read more

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The best mattresses for back and side sleepers In 2012, Americans spent an astounding $32.4 billion on sleep-related aids, according to the Wall Street Journal. Searching for a better way, the reporter tried four… Read more

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Chrysler fills Detroit garage with muscle cars I set out to do an overall muscle-car summary of all the hot Detroit horsepower here at the show. But I got so carried away with my notes on Mopars that I kind of forgot… Read more

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Can I use my Medicaid money to buy a private health plan? Q. I applied for insurance on my state’s marketplace and was told that because I’m eligible for Medicaid I can’t get financial help to buy… Read more

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Best tablets for kids Tablets meant just for kids can come with some very grown-up features, as we discovered in our first review roundup last December. Now more and more of these child-centric Android tablets are… Read more

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How to eliminate annoying robocalls On a single day in mid-December, Nancy Duke’s phone rang three times with the same pre-recorded sales pitch. It claimed that the Elgin, Texas, resident could win $3,000 worth of… Read more

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5 cutting-edge TVs that will rock your world Covering a show such as last week’s CES 2014 can be something of a double-edged sword: You get to see state-of-the-art products, generally months or years before they hit… Read more

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Federal court strikes down FCC’s ‘Open Internet’ rules The U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit today struck down many of the Federal Communication Commission’s 2010 Open Internet rules… Read more

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Cleverest car tech innovations from CES One of the best things about going to CES is the opportunity to see not just the latest technology the automakers have to offer, but what’s on tap from their suppliers too…. Read more

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A cool minivan? Maybe. It’s a conundrum we wish some automaker would solve: Family cars are rarely fun or stylish, and cool cars are rarely practical enough for American families. That’s why we were… Read more