MISSING MONEY?

 Consumers Corner # 15 You may have unclaimed cash waiting for you in Harrisburg  By Jim Murphy I always thought the unclaimed property newspaper and radio ads were a joke. But I was wrong. You really could be a winner. Just as Old Pine Community Center’s executive director April Thomas-Jones

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MEDICARE SAFEGUARD

 Consumers Corner # 14 MEDICARE CARDS TO GET NEW IDENTIFIERS  By Jim Murphy To reduce identity theft, Medicare is replacing Social Security numbers on Medicare cards with randomly generated numbers and uppercase letters. The new 11-character Medicare Beneficiary Identifier – or MBI – will start showing up on cards in

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GOING UP

 Consumers Corner # 13 Your credit score  may improve July 1  By Jim Murphy About 12 million people in the U.S. are expected to see increases in their credit scores as of July 1. The reason? Unless tax liens and civil debts include your name, address, Social Security number and/or

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