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Please explain: Lawmakers and policy makers often skip over what a Health Savings Account actually is, and whether expanding their use will really help most Americans. We break it all down.
What the heck?: When a Time Warner Cable customer canceled his ervice months ago, he expected to get a small refund. Instead, he got a bounced check fee, followed several months later by bills for service he no longer had.
Making changes: Millions of consumers may see their FICO credit scores increase as the three credit reporting agencies take another step to overhaul their systems.
Promises, promises: Months after NYC warned Verizon it was in default of an agreement to make FiOS available to all residents, the city is now following through on its threat to sue the telecom for breaking its promise.
Big data is watching: Facebook is now telling developers that if they want to build an app for surveillance, they’re going to have to do it without their data.