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5 Factors that Determine your Credit Score

Here are the factors that determine your credit score and the steps you can take to improve it.

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5 ways for you to better protect yourself in 2022

January is often about New Year's resolutions. Whatever you want to call them, here are five ways you can better protect your information and your finances in 2022.

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710 Tunnel, California

A proposal to drill a pair of highway tunnels is the most expensive, most polluting, least effective option for solving the San Gabriel Valley’s transportation problems.

Advice on Travel Refunds During COVID-19 Pandemic

Looking to cancel or rebook your travel because of COVID-19? Many airlines and hotels have changed their policies. 

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Advocate for the public interest

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Advocate for the public interest

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After Facebook data breach, consumers need to go on defense

Users should watch out for fraudulent phone calls, text and emails

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Alaskan Way Viaduct, Washington

Seattle’s aging Alaskan Way Viaduct is a crumbling and seismically vulnerable elevated highway along the city’s downtown waterfront. After an earthquake damaged the structure in 2001, state engineers decided that the highway needed to come down, but the question of how (and whether) to replace it sparked nearly a decade of heated debate. The Washington State Department of Transportation (WSDOT) rejected calls to replace the Viaduct with a combination of surface street and transit improvements, choosing instead an option that would result in more capacity: boring a mammoth tunnel underneath the city’s urban core. At 57 feet in diameter, it would be the widest bored tunnel ever attempted, with the full project carrying an estimated cost of at least $3.1 billion and perhaps as much as $4.1 billion.

Another winter during COVID-19: How to stay safe and sound

The holidays are over and winter is upon us again. The long and cold months ahead can feel like an eternity, especially during an ongoing pandemic. Here are some ways to keep your mind and body healthy as we head into a second COVID-19 winter.

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Aplazando los pagos de factura durante el COVID-19

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