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New Ways of Scamming

By Sean Capaloff-Jones.

A University of Massachusetts professor corresponded regularly with a prospective international student. After numerous emails, the student sent the professor a cashier's check, asking him to hold some of the funds for tuition and wire the remaini...

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Auto Rental Insurance

By Craig Boivin.

Before you pick up a rental car, you should know what arrangements to make for insurance. Not knowing could cost you thousands of dollars if something happens and you're not covered. But it would also be foolish to pay for coverage you don't need....

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What's the Real Cost of Your First Car?

By Craig Boivin.

A car of your own—and it's about time. All you can think about is how great it's going to be to cruise around town with your friends. But don't get ahead of yourself and overlook the expenses associated with car ownership. There are a number of co...

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Shop for the Right Auto Dealer

By Craig Boivin.

When shopping for a new or used car, consumers should do their homework on the dealer. To get a good price on your vehicle, create your own competition and work with a dealer you feel comfortable with. Here are some tips for shopping for the righ...

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