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      13 Things Your Bank Won’t Tell You

      Get smarter about banking with tips from the financial services industry.


      Outrageous: Runaway Taxes

      What is going on with the US tax code?


      13 Things Your Pharmacist Won’t Tell You

      What to bear in mind the next time you visit the pharmacy counter.


      9 More Things Your Pharmacist Isn’t Telling You

      Pharmacists are required by law in most states to counsel patients and answer their questions. If your pharmacist seems too...


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      Why Are TV Commercials So Loud?

      It's not you. Those television spots really do sound much louder than the programs they interrupt. Here's why.


      The Heroes Rebuilding New Orleans

      Three years after Hurricane Katrina, die-hard citizens like these seven are bringing the city back to life.


      13 Things Your Waiter Won’t Tell You

      Waiters share insider secrets about restaurants--from what days to avoid dining out to how much to tip.


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      20 Memory Tricks You’ll Never Forget

      Can’t remember where you put your glasses? Blanked on your new colleague’s name? “Forgetting these types of things is a

      More New Medical Breakthroughs

      These new discoveries will save countless lives.


      5 Ways to Get Good Customer Service

      The guerrilla guide to getting good customer service (without getting arrested).


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      20 Simple Ways to Get Happy

      Happiness is ephemeral, subject to the vagaries of everything from the weather to the size of your bank account. We’re


      How Dad Can Raise Your Risk

      If your mom or her sisters never got breast cancer, you don’t have to worry, right? Wrong.


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      Great River Road

      Print a map of this route To Mark Twain, who as a young man knew the Mississippi River as well


      Mt. Hood-Columbia River Gorge Loop

      Few landscapes can equal the magnificence and variety of the one encircling Mt. Hood.


      Consumer Alert: Don’t Be Fooled

      Phony check fraud is surging. Here's how to spot this scam.


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      All-Time-Best Brain Boosters

      Boost your brain power with these special foods.

      The Untouchables: Is Diplomatic Immunity Going Too Far?

      Is it time to change the legal practice?


      How Do You Keep Your Brain Sharp?

      Wondering what you can do to maintain your mental edge? We asked some razor-sharp women to reveal their secrets.


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      Fixes for 5 Common Holiday Etiquette Goofs

      You know it’s bad manners to get plastered at the office party. But it’s not so easy to figure out


      Hurricane Lamp Centerpiece

      Nuts, oranges, and pine branches transform this hurricane lamp into a holiday centerpiece!


      Attitude: How It Makes the Difference

      Life at a high altitude has its effects.

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      17 Ways to Lift Your Spirits

      Banish the Bules There comes a point in all of our lives when we come to a stark realization: Life


      So, Just How Millennial Are You?

      On a scale of 1 to 10, how high would you rank?