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    1. The staggering sum of money you can save if you quit smoking this New Year - how to quit

      The staggering sum of money you can save if you quit smoking this New Year - how to quit

      New Year is a big time for starting fresh hobbies and giving up old habits. Among one of the most popular New Year's resolutions is quitting smoking . Although this is undoubtedly beneficial for improving your health, it can also have a significant impact on your finances. Research by Caspian Insurance found that people could be saving more than £1,000 a year if they kick the habit - and that figure only accounts for people who smoke a maximum of five cigarettes a day.

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    2. ‘I don’t have a choice’: childcare cost preventing US women from returning to work

      ‘I don’t have a choice’: childcare cost preventing US women from returning to work

      The high costs and lack of access to childcare is preventing many thousands of women from returning to the workforce in the United States despite a widespread labor shortage. Childcare systems in America were already facing significant problems in terms of their expense, the low pay for workers, and lack of accessibility for families before to the pandemic.

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    3. If You Get This Bill From Your Insurance Company, Contact Authorities, FBI Says

      If You Get This Bill From Your Insurance Company, Contact Authorities, FBI Says

      A new scam is targeting people looking for health insurance and if you fall for it, your personal information could be delivered on a silver platter to scammers, according to the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI). Read on to discover what to watch out for and how to protect yourself if you think you've been targeted.

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    4. How to stop spam calls: Every way we know to block annoying robocalls

      How to stop spam calls: Every way we know to block annoying robocalls

      © Provided by CNET You should have started to see a reduction in robocalls, or at the least, have a better idea of who's calling you. Patrick Holland/CNET No matter if you own an iPhone or an Android , you've probably experienced at least one pesky spam call. Although sometimes robocalls look to be from authentic phone numbers, they leave intimidating messages claiming to be from your bank, the IRS or other government agencies.

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    5. 6 Important Things Many Americans Don’t Know About the Cost of Medicare

      6 Important Things Many Americans Don’t Know About the Cost of Medicare

      All U.S. citizens are eligible for Medicare beginning three months before they turn 65. And while Medicare Parts A and B help defray the costs of healthcare, such as hospitalization and medical care, neither part covers all of those expenses in full. Plus, if you want additional coverage, like dental, vision and prescription drug coverage, you’ll need to enroll in other parts of Medicare.

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    6. Penalty for the Unvaccinated?

      Penalty for the Unvaccinated?

      While this year’s open-enrollment period won’t have a “yes or no” box to verify your vaccination status (like the “Are you a smoker?” question that’s typically asked), it could become a reality for the 2023 open-enrollment season. And some employers are already penalizing unvaccinated employees. In late August, Delta, one of the largest global airlines, announced that it will require unvaccinated employees to pay a $200 monthly health insurance surcharge.

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    7. 3 Social Security Mistakes You Might Make During Your Working Years

      3 Social Security Mistakes You Might Make During Your Working Years

      Retirees routinely rely on Social Security to cover their living expenses. Therefore, the more money you're able to collect in benefits, the better. You'll often be warned that filing for Social Security at the wrong age could cause you a world of financial stress throughout retirement. But here are some mistakes you might make throughout your career that have a similar impact. Some people spend years working a job that's not too difficult but also not too generous on the salary front.

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    8. 4 must-dos when refinancing into an ultra-low mortgage rate

      4 must-dos when refinancing into an ultra-low mortgage rate

      4 musts when refinancing into a cheap mortgage Mortgage rates remain at levels that might have seemed unthinkable just two years ago. Thirty-year home loans can still be found at rates far below 3%. If you’re a homeowner with an existing mortgage, you might want to consider refinancing any loan you took out during the pre-pandemic era. Chances are you can get a much better deal now.

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    9. Is aging a disease? Treating it like one could be worth trillions, study says

      Is aging a disease? Treating it like one could be worth trillions, study says

      We’re living longer, but not necessarily better. As the population over 65 in the United States is projected to double by 2060 — with one in five residents in retirement age — so will the number of Americans needing long-term care services. A new study suggests targeting aging itself — rather than individual diseases associated with it — could be the secret to combatting many health care costs traditionally associated with getting older.

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    10. Looking to buy health insurance policy? First time buyers must check out 5 major tips

      Looking to buy health insurance policy? First time buyers must check out 5 major tips

      The pandemic has been an eye-opener for many especially when it comes to having a health insurance policy. Not many people were aware that their health insurance policy may have already covered treatment for COVID-19. Hence, choosing the right health insurance policy from the start is of utmost importance to get the benefits of this security tool especially during such medical exigencies.

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    11. Tips To Get More From Your Insurance Company

      Tips To Get More From Your Insurance Company

      Insurance policies are designed to reduce your financial risk, which is a good thing. But auto, home and life insurance premiums can cost thousands of dollars per year and really put a strain on your wallet. Even so, that doesn’t mean you have to resign yourself to paying expensive insurance rates. Instead, look for options to save money, including bundling policies to get a discount. According to a 2021 insurance rate analysis by Insurance.com, you can save an average of 17% or $730 per year by bundling your home and auto insurance policies.

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    12. How Are Unemployment Benefits Taxed?

      How Are Unemployment Benefits Taxed?

      Millions of people received unemployment benefits in 2020, and many are in tax limbo now. The federal government usually taxes unemployment benefits as ordinary income (like wages), although you don't have to pay Social Security and Medicare taxes on this income. But the American Rescue Plan Act of 2021 , the stimulus bill that was signed into law on March 11, 2021, changed the rules.

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    13. California stimulus check: Eligibility, how soon your $600 payment could arrive and more

      California stimulus check: Eligibility, how soon your $600 payment could arrive and more

      © Provided by CNET Some Californians will get an extra $600 stimulus payment. Sarah Tew/CNET Another stimulus check is coming for some folks. This week, California Gov. Gavin Newsom signed a $7.6 billion coronavirus relief package that'll bring millions of residents an extra $600 stimulus check, on top of the first and second stimulus checks provided by the federal government.

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    14. People are filing their 2020 tax returns at a far greater rate than early last tax season — here’s why

      People are filing their 2020 tax returns at a far greater rate than early last tax season — here’s why

      People are filing their taxes at a blistering pace so far this year, underscoring how intent Americans are on getting any tax refund due or any stimulus-check money they missed last year. The Internal Revenue Service began accepting and processing 2020 tax returns slightly later than usual because its systems needed a breather after distributing a second round of stimulus checks in late December.

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    15. People With Dementia Are Twice as Likely to Get Covid, Huge Study Finds

      People With Dementia Are Twice as Likely to Get Covid, Huge Study Finds

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      People With Dementia Are Twice as Likely to Get Covid, Huge Study Finds

      People with dementia had significantly greater risk of contracting the coronavirus, and they were much more likely to be hospitalized and die from it, than people without dementia, a new study of millions of medical records in the United States has found.

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    16. FICA Tax Changes for 2021 — How Will Your Paycheck Change?

      FICA Tax Changes for 2021 — How Will Your Paycheck Change?

      If you noticed some changes in your paycheck and withholding taxes this year, you’re not alone. September of last year brought a “payroll tax holiday” to many W-2 workers, which allowed employers to defer payroll taxes through Dec. 31, 2020. Notably, the Social Security portion of Federal Insurance Contributions Act taxes did not have to be collected or paid between Sept. 1 and Dec. 31 of last year, equating to a 6.2% increase in your paycheck.

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    17. Should I Contribute to My 401k or Pay Off My Credit Card Debt?

      Should I Contribute to My 401k or Pay Off My Credit Card Debt?

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      Should I Contribute to My 401k or Pay Off My Credit Card Debt?

      It’s been nearly seven years since the financial crisis swept through the nation, yet two-thirds of Americans said they still feel haunted by its effects in the way they work, live, save and spend, according to a study from Allianz Life Insurance Co. Many of the 2,000 baby boomers and Gen X-ers studied also said they had lower confidence in their ability to achieve financial security.

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    18. How to invest in healthcare, a massive market sector that offers unparalleled diversification for portfolios

      How to invest in healthcare, a massive market sector that offers unparalleled diversification for portfolios

      Over 50 Hong Kong Democracy Activists Arrested Under National Security Law-media Kim Kardashian and Kanye West to get divorced? © Hinterhaus Productions/Getty Images How to invest in healthcare, a massive market sector that offers unparalleled diversification for portfolios The size and variety of the healthcare sector make it suitable for almost any investor building a diversified portfolio.

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    19. This was the average tax refund last filing season

      This was the average tax refund last filing season

      Politics updates: Lawmakers appear to reach compromise as stimulus package deal nears Cross-country Christmas storm likely to have severe impact on East Coast This was the average tax refund last filing season The biggest tax question on most people's minds as filing season gets underway is whether they'll get a refund or owe the IRS money.

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