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Feb 23

Keeping Your Furry Friends Cool: Pet Safety in Warm Weather

As we head into the warmer months, our furry companions also need extra care to stay cool and comfortable. ...

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Jan 18

Safe and Sound: The Traveler's Guide to a Secure Road Trip

Embarking on a road trip can be a thrilling adventure, but safety should always be a top priority. For travelers, ...

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Dec 14

FACT Benefit Spotlight: Community Grants

Did you know that one benefit of being a FACT Member is the ability to apply for grants that benefit ...

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Nov 28

Choose The Credit Card Right For You

Choose The Credit Card Right For YouBefore you are tempted by promises of reward miles or cash back offers by ...

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Oct 3

What is the National Do Not Call List?

Do you get sales calls on your cell phone or landline throughout the day? One way we used to deal with these calls was by not picking up numbers from area codes you did not recognize. However, these companies have now become more sophisticated, calling from numbers that appear to be local. ...

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Sep 7

Hook, Line and Sinker

Vicki Rolens, Managing Director of the Federation of American Consumers and Travelers (FACT) has come across something “phishy” which may be of interest to our members. ...

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Aug 9

Should You Buy or Lease a Car?

Most experts agree that buying a car outright is the best choice financially; however, there are questions you need to answer before making a decision to buy or lease a car. While paying for a car with cash may save the most money in the long run, do you have the funds to purchase a car without a loan? ...

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Jul 31

Shredding the Past: When to Destroy Important Documents

Wise counselors advise us to let go of the past, but there are records that you need to keep! What can you shred and what documents should you retain? When can you dispose of receipts, cancelled checks, etc.? There are tax and medical records, and various other records that can make your life easier if you keep them organized and easily available. ...

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