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Consumer Reports Issues Buyer Beware About Prepaid Debit Cards

In this era of rising bank fees, a new type of plastic is gaining ground – prepaid debit cards. They require no bank account, and make it easy to shop online.


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Consumer Reports Puts Paper Shredders To Test

When it comes to identity theft, Pennsylvania ranks 14th in the nation. It’s a distinction we would rather live without, but with so much of our personal information out there – it can be easy pickings for thieves. More than 8 million Americans have their identities stolen each year and that’s why it’s so important to keep your personal information private. One way to do that is to shred your documents, but don’t trust just any shredder to keep you safe.