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2014/7/16
By Catey Hill, MarketWatch "Hold, please." Those are words that every customer dreads hearing from a customer-service representative.
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2014/8/5
By Catey Hill, MarketWatch While drugstores now carry everything from Tylenol and tights to tuna rolls (although CVS said earlier this year it will no longer sell cigarettes), it's rare that their offerings are cheaper than the same items at big-box and grocery stores--and that includes the drugs, experts say.
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2014/8/4
By Catey Hill, MarketWatch By signing on the dotted line, or agreeing to those endless terms of service, some customers are unwittingly giving away their right to free speech.
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2014/8/3
By Catey Hill, MarketWatch What goes into your glass of Pinot?
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2014/8/3
By Catey Hill, MarketWatch The tradeoffs of starting off at a two-year college -Catey Hill; 415-439-6400; AskNewswires@dowjones.com More parents are sending their children to two-year colleges, but will this negatively impact their children's future earning power?
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2014/8/2
By Catey Hill, MarketWatch The tradeoffs of starting off at a two-year college -Catey Hill; 415-439-6400; AskNewswires@dowjones.com More parents are sending their children to two-year colleges, but will this negatively impact their children's future earning power?
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2014/8/1
By Catey Hill, MarketWatch The tradeoffs of starting off at a two-year college -Catey Hill; 415-439-6400; AskNewswires@dowjones.com More parents are sending their children to two-year colleges, but will this negatively impact their children's future earning power?
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2014/8/1
By Catey Hill, MarketWatch What goes into your glass of Pinot?
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2014/7/31
By Catey Hill, MarketWatch What goes into your glass of Pinot?
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2014/7/30
By Catey Hill, MarketWatch It's nothing to snort about: Already uncomfortable coach airline seats are getting smaller --
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2014/7/29
By Catey Hill, MarketWatch When we need books, soap, diapers, electronics -- pretty much anything --
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2014/7/28
By Catey Hill, MarketWatch When we need books, soap, diapers, electronics -- pretty much anything --
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2014/8/29
By Catey Hill, MarketWatch Every day, Curtis Carroll dons blue, state-issue jail garb.
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2014/8/29
By Catey Hill, MarketWatch Labor Day has become one of those shopping holidays when retailers advertise big sales to get people into stores, but shopping this weekend is not without its overpriced perils.
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2014/8/28
By Catey Hill, MarketWatch If you own a Mercedes, your relationship with your car may be something akin to love (admit it, you've gazed longingly at that finely engineered machine). But if you own an Acura or a Dodge, you might feel a little, er, less adoring towards your auto, according to new data.
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2014/8/28
By Catey Hill, MarketWatch Labor Day has become one of those shopping holidays when retailers advertise big sales to get people into stores, but shopping this weekend is not without its overpriced perils.
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2014/8/27
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2014/8/27
By Catey Hill, MarketWatch For individuals, pulling a "Burger King" -- a.k.a. moving to Canada to cut your taxes -- may not work out in your favor.
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2014/8/27
By Catey Hill, MarketWatch If you own a Mercedes, your relationship with your car may be something akin to love (admit it, you've gazed longingly at that finely engineered machine). But if you own an Acura or a Dodge, you might feel a little, er, less adoring towards your auto, according to new data.
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2014/8/26
By Catey Hill, MarketWatch If you own a Mercedes, your relationship with your car may be something akin to love (admit it, you've gazed longingly at that finely engineered machine). But if you own an Acura or a Dodge, you might feel a little, er, less adoring towards your auto, according to new data.
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2014/8/26
By Catey Hill, MarketWatch For individuals, pulling a "Burger King" -- a.k.a. moving to Canada to cut your taxes -- may not work out in your favor.
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2014/8/26
By Catey Hill, MarketWatch For individuals, pulling a "Burger King" -- a.k.a. moving to Canada to cut your taxes -- may not work out in your favor.
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2014/9/15
By Catey Hill, MarketWatch You may have to wait until October to get your new iPhone 6 or iPhone 6 Plus.
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2014/9/13
By Catey Hill, MarketWatch It's sleek, it's light, it'll make it easy to stay connected to friends, family and work and to track your daily activity.
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By Catey Hill, MarketWatch When Amazon battles the publishing industry, do consumers win?
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By Catey Hill, MarketWatch Parents, stop making your kids patty melts, BLTs and ham-and-cheese sandwiches --
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By Catey Hill, MarketWatch When Amazon battles the publishing industry, do consumers win?
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By Catey Hill, MarketWatch Parents, stop making your kids patty melts, BLTs and ham-and-cheese sandwiches --
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By Catey Hill, MarketWatch Thanks to the fact that they light up, buzz, blink, click and more, smartwatches often annoy those not wearing them.
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By Catey Hill, MarketWatch This summer, the FTC filed a lawsuit against Amazon.com Inc. (AMZN) , saying that it had bilked parents out of millions for unauthorized in-app purchases made by their kids.
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