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Study: 1 In 5 Consumers Had Error In Credit Report

A government study says 20-percent of consumers had an error in their credit report. The study also said 5-percent of consumers identified errors that could lead to them paying more for mortgages, auto loans or other financial products.

02/11/2013

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Consumer Prices Up As Gas, Clothing Costs Rise

Consumer prices rose in January for only the second time in four months. The price of food, gas, rent and clothing all increased.

02/17/2012

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Homeowners Warn Public About Dishwasher Fires

Some homeowners are trying to issue a warning after their dishwashers caught fire. The brands in question are KitchenAid, Kenmore and Whirlpool.

01/16/2012