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In the newsroom with Yaa Ledzi

Welcome to the Newsroom with Yaa Ledzi providing weekly current events and news happening all over the world. Episode 2 Stories include: California wildfires, US withdrawal from UNESCO, Puerto Rico Relief, FIFA World Cup 2018, Eminem, & Odell Beckham Jr

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Home Equity Lines of Credit, loans etc.

A home equity line of credit — also known as a HELOC — is a revolving line of credit, much like a credit card. You can borrow as much as you need, any time you need it, by writing a check or using a credit card connected to the account. You may not exceed your credit limit. Because a HELOC ...

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Signs of a Home Improvement Scam

How can you tell if a contractor might not be reputable? You may not want to do business with someone who: •knocks on your door for business or offers you discounts for finding other customers •just happens to have materials left over from a previous job •pressures you for an immediate decision •only accepts cash, asks you to pay everything ...

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Finding a Contractor for your home

Depending on how big or complex a project is, you might hire a: •general contractor, who manages all aspects of a project, including hiring and supervising subcontractors, getting building permits, and scheduling inspections •specialty contractor, who installs particular products like cabinets and bathroom fixtures •architect, who designs homes, additions, and major renovations — especially ones involving structural changes •designer or ...

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How to Dispose of Your Computer

Recycle it. Many computer manufacturers have programs to recycle computers and components. Check their websites or call their toll-free numbers for more information. The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has information about electronic product recycling programs. Your local community may have a recycling program, too. Check with your county or local government, including the local landfill office for regulations. Donate it. ...

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Safety tips from the FBI on cyber security..including video

Computers often hold personal and financial information, including: •passwords •account numbers •license keys or registration numbers for software programs •addresses and phone numbers •medical and prescription information •tax returns •files created automatically by browsers and operating systems When you save a file, especially a large one, it is scattered around the hard drive in bits and pieces. When you open ...

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Former Congressional Staffer Pleads Guilty to Extensive Fraud and Money Laundering Scheme

Source: fbi.gov A former congressional staffer pleaded guilty today for his role in orchestrating a scheme to steal hundreds of thousands of dollars from charitable foundations and the individuals who ran those foundations to pay for personal expenses and to illegally finance a former congressman’s campaigns for public office, announced Acting Assistant Attorney General Kenneth A. Blanco of the Justice ...

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Don’t call when I’m ‘busy’ with my wife – Upper East Regional Minister

The Upper East Regional Minister, Rockson Ayine Bukari, has given a strong indication that he does not intend to breach his pledge any day to always respond whenever the public needs his attention but certainly not when he is “on top of” his “woman”. He was speaking at a forum on aquaculture development organised in Bolgatanga by the Association of ...

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