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How Safe Is Our Food?

Americans rely on a vast network of farms, slaughterhouses and manufacturers to provide safe food every day. In 2019 alone, high-profile recalls and foodborne illness outbreaks linked to flour, chicken strips and romaine lettuce reveal that more action is necessary to protect public health.

How to Approach Bill Payments During COVID-19

If you're struggling financially because of this pandemic, here's how you can delay this month's bills.

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How to freeze your credit files by phone or online

You have two primary options for freezing your credit files with the three major credit bureaus. You can do it by phone or online, whichever you’re more comfortable with.

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How to get your stimulus payments when you file your tax return

If you haven’t received any stimulus payments yet and believe you should have, don’t fret. You will be able to recoup your money when you file your income tax return in the weeks ahead.

How to Identify and Report Price Gouging

Absurd prices for products should not be a concern during this outbreak. Here's how to identify price gouging and put a stop to it.

How to Pay Utility Bills During COVID-19

Many utilities have stopped disconnecting services, but these tips will help avoid a large bill in the future.

How to Protect Against Identity Theft and Fraud

Here's how to track you accounts and protect your confidential information from misuse by identity thieves.

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How to report price gouging after a natural disaster

It's sad that some opportunists will use a disaster like Hurricane Ida to take advantage of people who need safe drinking water, food, ice, gasoline, building materials or emergency supplies. While laws vary by state, increases of 20 percent or more may be considered price gouging.

How to Shop Safely Online during COVID-19

Make safer online shopping choices during COVID-19 by following these tips. 

How to Spot a Scam During COVID-19

Scammers and hackers are trying to take advantage of COVID-19 concern. These tips will help keep your information safe.

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