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    1. Macy's Says Hackers Accessed Online Customers' Credit Card Data

      Macy's Says Hackers Accessed Online Customers' Credit Card Data

      Macy’s Inc. said hackers obtained names and passwords of online customers and potentially were able to access data including their credit card numbers and expiration dates.

      The data breach impacted one-half of one-percent of customers who were registered on Macys.com or Bloomingdales.com, spokeswoman Blair Rosenberg said Tuesday. Customer login and password data were taken from websites not related to Macy’s or Bloomingdale’s and were then used to access profiles on those sites, the company said.

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    2. Microsoft Urges Congress to Regulate Use of Facial Recognition

      Microsoft Urges Congress to Regulate Use of Facial Recognition

      Amid a growing call for regulations to limit the use of facial recognition technology, Microsoft on Friday became the first tech giant to join the chorus.

      In a lengthy blog post about the potential and the risks of facial recognition, Bradford L. Smith, the company’s president, compared the technology to products like medicines and cars that are highly regulated, and he urged Congress to study it and oversee its use.

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    3. Dow Trades Higher After Big U.S. Banks Post Mixed Earnings

      Dow Trades Higher After Big U.S. Banks Post Mixed Earnings

      Here Are 3 Hot Things to Know About Stocks Right Now
      The Dow Jones Industrial Average  traded higher Friday and was on track for its best week since early June.
      JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM) , the biggest U.S. bank, rose slightly after posting second-quarter profit of $2.29 a share, 7 cents ahead of estimates.
      The Nasdaq  posted gains after closing Thursday at 7,823, a record high and the first since June 20.

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    4. Difference between Medicare and Medicaid

      Difference between Medicare and Medicaid

      July 3, 2018 When health insurance offered by private players became expensive, the federal government introduced public health insurance with the intent of meeting health care needs of the society. Medicare and Medicaid have since then lifted medical burden off certain groups of citizens. It is often common to get confused between the two federal-run healthcare programs. Although they might sound similar, they cater to different groups of people and offer different set of remedies.

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    5. How older singles should plan for their golden years

      How older singles should plan for their golden years

      For many older singles, there’s something far more pressing on their minds than putting a ring on it: financial security. People with a partner or spouse generally have someone helping out with expenses, as well as a built-in caregiver to lean on. For those who are single and childless, that lack of a default support system poses additional challenges as they age.

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    6. Here's How Much the Average American Taxpayer Gives to Charity -- and Why It Could Fall in 2018

      Here's How Much the Average American Taxpayer Gives to Charity -- and Why It Could Fall in 2018

      The charitable contributions deduction has been one of the most widely used and most lucrative tax breaks available to American taxpayers for many years, with nearly 37 million taxpayers taking advantage of it in a recent tax year. However, one key provision in the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act could dramatically change this. While the deduction itself was preserved, it's likely that far fewer Americans will be able to deduct their generous contributions to charity in the future.

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    7. How Much Tax Deduction You Can Claim On Premium Paid For Health Insurance?

      How Much Tax Deduction You Can Claim On Premium Paid For Health Insurance?

      Rising healthcare costs has made it is necessary to buy a Health Insurance Policy nowadays. Even if you have a company group health insurance, it is always advisable to have a separate individual health plan to ensure the same financial safety when you are not employed or when your company withdraws the policy. Apart from providing financial security during medical emergencies, buying a health insurance plan also gives you tax benefits. Tax benefits for premium paid for health insurance can be claimed under section 80 D as per Income Tax Act, 1961.

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    8. IRS Changes 1040 Tax Form, Even as Taxpayers Switch to Digital Filing

      IRS Changes 1040 Tax Form, Even as Taxpayers Switch to Digital Filing

      The form's redesign, prompted by the 2017 tax legislation and Republican desires to deliver on a promise of postcard-sized filing, will be unveiled formally Friday as part of a White House celebration of the tax law. Because the 1040's role in the tax-filing process has changed, the real-world impact of the shortened new form may not be so drastic.

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    9. 13wmaz.com | Your credit history plays a role in setting your life insurance premiums

      13wmaz.com | Your credit history plays a role in setting your life insurance premiums

      Your credit history reveals more than whether you’re likely to repay a loan. Insurers see a connection between how you handle credit and your risk of dying early, and some use credit information to help price life insurance.  

      “Credit data overall isn’t as important as family health history (or some other factors), but it appears to be a good predictor of good health and longevity,” says Alison Salka, senior vice president and director of research for LIMRA, a global life insurance research organization.

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    10. Could California Shape The Fate Of The Affordable Care Act In November?

      Could California Shape The Fate Of The Affordable Care Act In November?

      In the state that’s leading the opposition to many of President Donald Trump’s health policies, California voters will face a stark choice on the November ballot: keep up the resistance or fall in line.

      The results of Tuesday’s primary have set up general-election contests between candidates — for governor, attorney general, insurance commissioner and some congressional seats — with sharply differing views on government’s role in health care.

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