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  • Low Gas Prices Drive Americans to Travel Record Miles

    U.S. drivers took advantage of low gasoline prices because of a drop in oil prices, traveling a record number of miles in the first five months of the year, according to government data. Travel on streets and roads rose in May by 2.7 percent from a year ago to 275.1 billion vehicle miles, according to

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  • 7 Dangerous Credit Card Mistakes You’re Making

    Consumer credit makes buying the stuff we want and need easy and convenient. Credit can also bail us out of a jam, especially if our emergency funds aren’t quite up to the task. Unfortunately, that convenience comes at a price. Aside from uncontrolled, in-the-moment spending, credit card use opens us to a variety of dangerous

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