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Staples: Customer Data Exposed in Security Breach

December 19th, 2014
FRAMINGHAM, Mass. (WGGB/AP) -- Staples Inc. says nearly 1.2 million customer payment cards may have been exposed during a security breach earlier this year. The office supply retailer said in October that it was looking into a potential credit...

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Chrysler Gives In to Gov’t, Expands Air Bag Recall

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December 19th, 2014
DETROIT (AP) -- After resisting for several weeks, Chrysler is bowing to government demands to expand a recall of driver's side air bag inflators across the entire nation. The company says in a statement Friday that it will recall nearly 2.9...

T-Mobile Paying Up to $90M in Refunds for Unwanted SAervices

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December 19th, 2014
WASHINGTON (AP) -- T-Mobile US will issue up to $90 million in refunds for billing customers for cellphone text services they didn't order, under a settlement with federal regulators. The Federal Trade Commission announced the agreement...

Average US 30-Year Loan Rate Falls to 3.80 Percent

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December 18th, 2014
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Average U.S. long-term mortgage rates fell this week, with the benchmark 30-year loan rate reaching a new low for the year. The rates' historically low levels could be a boon to potential homebuyers. Mortgage company...

Angie's List

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Angie’s List: Disaster-proof your Home for the Holidays

December 16th, 2014
(WGGB) -- Bright colors, yummy smells and shiny decorations make the holiday season magical, but decorations can also be dangerous temptations for children and pets. So before you deck the halls, make sure you're aware of hidden hazards. One of...

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Angie’s List: Preventing Fireplace Mistakes

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December 9th, 2014
(WGGB) -- Skipping annual chimney inspections and cleanings can lead to big problems. So, before you curl up in front the the fireplace this winter, it's important to make sure everything is in working order. "If you live in a brand new house and...

Angie’s List: Auto Detailing for Every Budget

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December 2nd, 2014
(WGGB) -- You don't have to spend a lot to keep your ride looking like a million bucks. In fact, just $50 can make a huge difference. "We would do a hand wash, we would also apply a hand wax, clean the windows, the wheels, also do a quick vacuum...

Angie’s List: Preparing Your Oven for the Holidays

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November 25th, 2014
(WGGB) -- With Thanksgiving just a few days away, you're probably hard at work cleaning, decorating and putting together the Turkey Day menu. But, there's one very important element that often goes overlooked. Is your oven ready for the holiday...

Consumer Alerts

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When to choose last year’s smart phone

December 19th, 2014
When to choose last year’s smart phone We know the feeling. You’re shopping for a new phone, and you’re excited by the latest, greatest model. But when you get to the store, you see last year’s...

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Is the Amazon Echo all talk?

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December 19th, 2014
Is the Amazon Echo all talk? Every once in a while, a gadget comes along that is so interesting, people forget to ask what it’s for. The latest fascinating, yet slightly mystifying electronic device to fit this...

The best baking chocolate for your holiday treats

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December 19th, 2014
The best baking chocolate for your holiday treats When it comes to baking chocolate, how do you know which one to choose? Things have come a long way since old-time supermarket brands like Baker’s were pretty much...

Why teens shouldn't drive old cars

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December 18th, 2014
Why teens shouldn't drive old cars Most American teens killed in crashes were driving old cars ill-equipped to protect them, according to a new study by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS).   IIHS...