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Go green to save green

You don’t have to choose between helping the planet and helping your pocketbook. Here are a few ways to protect the environment while you save some green. Plant a tree on the south side of your house. The shade it ...

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SUNDAY, MARCH 10, 2019

Do you need an ‘RFID-blocking’ vest?

Contactless credit cards are coming, making it super simple to pay in stores: You’ll hold your card near a payment terminal, which will pick up data transmitted by radio waves. But with new technology come new fears about ways people ...

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SUNDAY, FEB. 24, 2019

MONDAY, FEB. 11, 2019

WEDNESDAY, JAN. 30, 2019

MONDAY, JAN. 14, 2019

Organize your finances and simplify your life

Have you ever been late paying a bill because it got lost in a pile of papers? Could your family make sense of your finances if you became seriously ill? Organizing your finances and important documents helps ensure you'll be ...

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WEDNESDAY, DEC. 19, 2018

SUNDAY, DEC. 16, 2018

Short on cash? Charities value your time, too.

It's the season of giving. And while your generosity knows no bounds, your budget does. But there are ways to support your favorite nonprofit without spending a dime. Volunteer. Your time is worth a lot to organizations. Independent Sector, a ...

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TUESDAY, NOV. 27, 2018


Should you refinance your vehicle loan?

If you found a $100 bill on the sidewalk, you’d probably pick it up. Yet many car and RV owners overlook the chance to pocket cash by refinancing their vehicle loans at a lower rate. Credit unions, banks, and other ...

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SUNDAY, NOV. 4, 2018

THURSDAY, OCT. 25, 2018

THURSDAY, OCT. 11, 2018

Mammography is the only screening tool proven to reduce breast cancer deaths.  (Courtesy Inland Imaging)

Mammography is the gold standard

The purpose of screening is to enable the early detection of breast cancer, so we can find it when it’s small and most easily treatable. Early detection begins with mammography—the only screening tool proven to reduce breast cancer deaths. However, ...

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TUESDAY, OCT. 9, 2018

Ready for the long road ahead

Keith Appleton is married and has a kid now ― but he’s still driving the 2002 Subaru Forester he got as a teenager. An education outreach officer at STCU, Appleton credits regular maintenance for his car’s long life. "I can't ...

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Enjoying our adventure in Appalachia

It's a relief to be in the mountains again. After nine months on the road, driving our RV into the Appalachian Mountains of Georgia, Tennessee and North Carolina was a ...

Time travel conspiracy

So this morning, not long after getting up, I looked at the SR page on my phone. I saw that something I had written for Sunday's paper ranked No. 1 ...