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Walmart, Costco, Trader Joe’s, and Publix no longer require masks for vaccinated customers. See the list.

A day after the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention issued new masking guidelines, retailers started announcing changes to mask policies for fully vaccinated customers….

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After a stock transfer from Bill Gates, Melinda Gates is a billionaire

Earlier this week, Bill Gates and Melinda French Gates announced their divorce. On that same day, Melinda Gates became a billionaire. Cascade Investment, Bill Gate’s…

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Verizon sells Yahoo and AOL as part of $5 billion deal

The former tech icons have been sold by Verizon to Apollo Funds as part of a $5 billion deal for Verizon Media, the telecommunications giant announced…

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How this city’s decades of racist housing policies left lasting scars and still define it

LAFAYETTE, La. — On either side of University Avenue, just outside downtown Lafayette, Louisiana, a decades-long history of racial segregation is laid bare. The once…

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My credit score: 4 things to look for when checking your credit reports

Whether you’re gearing up to apply for a mortgage or you simply want to give yourself a financial checkup, it’s a good idea to check…

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From managing inflation to producing cash: Why you should invest in dividend-paying stocks for retirement

Retirement would be a lot easier if you didn’t have to give up your paycheck to stop working. Therein lies the beauty of investing in dividend-paying…

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How to know when you’re ready to move from ETFs to picking stocks

Stock picking is hard. The stats say that most stock pickers, even professional ones, fail to reliably outperform the market. Even if you have a…

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