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The Best 2021 Vehicles on the Road, According to Edmunds

The car shopping experts at Edmunds have announced the winners of the Edmunds Top Rated Awards 2021.

These awards are determined by a combination of proprietary data and insights from Edmunds’ extensive new vehicle testing and rating process, and the winners represent the best vehicles available to car shoppers today…

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Check for Product Recalls on the CPSC Web Site

You probably have some new products in your house after the holidays. Before you settle in with them, check the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission website for any safety recalls.

Recalls can be viewed at www.cpsc.gov.

To give you some recent examples of the CPSC’s…

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BBB Tips for Holiday returns and exchanges

Holiday returns are not easy — specially the part where you explain to your mother why you returned the sweater, she gave you. The Better Business Bureau would like to help you through that.

Stores are not legally required to accept exchanges or give refunds unless the merchandise was defective or…

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How to Cope with Holiday Stress, Naturally

2020 has been an undeniably stressful year, and with the holidays, staying zen can seem like an impossible feat. Canadian dietary supplement formulator Advanced Orthomolecular Research (AOR) would like you to try, though.

Between coordinating safe and socially-distanced gatherings with friends and family, gift shopping and decorating, these…

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Scrambling for that Last-Minute Gift? Keep Calm and Shop On…

It’s easy to get caught up in the hustle and bustle of the holiday season – especially when there are always last-minute items on our checklist. Whether you’re looking for something for someone that’s ‘hard to shop for’ or searching for last-minute gifts, MultiVu’s Lifestyle…

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Home Value Growth Breaks Records as Rents Stabilize, Zillow Reports

Rent appreciation began to recover in November after a long slide that began in February, and home value growth soared to new heights, according to online real estate company Zillow’s latest Real Estate Market Report.

Looking forward, Zillow economists predict 2021 sales to be the strongest since…

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12 Year-End Tax Tips for the 2020 Tax Year, from Jackson Hewitt

With weeks left in the year, the Tax Pros at Jackson Hewitt Tax Service created a list of year-end tax tips for the 2020 tax year.

Taxpayers still have time to make financial moves that could increase their tax refund or reduce the amount of tax owed.

To help…

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Tips on Successful Holiday Wreath-Making, from Amazing Graze Flowers

The team at Australia’s Amazing Graze Flowers have put together a simple guide to ensure an easy and fuss-free DIY wreath-making for the holidays.

Choose Your Base

There are a few types of bases, each ideal for specific types of wreath making. A twig base is great…

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