Top ten ways to cope with the rain

...Then the car breaks down or the credit card bill arrives on PFD Day, and your long anticipated cash barely grazes your bank account before it's gone, leaving you to savor your fantasies for yet another year.#5: Shop. Go online or go downtown...
1 day, 3 fraud cases

...She lost $1,500 and still doesn't have a car.A 46-year-old man then called JPD. Someone had opened up a bank account using his information and tried, unsuccessfully, to open up a credit card."It sounds like he stopped it just in...
Ranks thinning, traditional GOP candidates try to adapt

...governors. They exited the Republican primary- the first candidates to do so - with negligible support and dwindling bank accounts.While Walker and Perry were both flawed candidates, their swift demise is a warning to others who hope to win the...
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India clamping down on critics, activist groups

...percent of GDP when groups like Greenpeace rallied communities against polluting industries.Greenpeace India said its bank account has been frozen for months, and in January one of its activists was barred from boarding a flight to London, where...
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My Turn: Another Southeast Alaska salmon success story provide so many opportunities for me and others to work, play and live while we fill our freezers, pantries and bank accounts with bounty from the land and the sea. All told, it is hard to overemphasize the importance of fisheries to our state...
Man facing $8.7M embezzlement case hid on Appalachian Trail

...1998, she said. He repeatedly wrote checks to the sham vendor account, then quickly moved the deposits into his own bank account, according to Matson.Accounts have placed Hammes staying in Maine and northern Indiana when not on the Trail during...
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McKinley-named businesses mull switch

...McKinley View Lodge owner Jean Cary Richardson said she's going to have to spend a fortune to replace checkbooks, bank accounts and everything that goes along with a name change."We've had this name for 50 years, so it's kind of a blow...
My Turn: Medicaid is overburdened with fraud

...The sicker you are, the more taxes you will pay. If you're on a costly medication that is already breaking your bank account, look out.It's important to note that the tax will not be shared equally. The biggest billers, such as nonprofit...
Pot legal, but finances remain in black market

Conrad Daley, executive director of the Alaska Cannabis Grower's Association, tried to get his organization a bank account for months, and has yet to keep one. Two months after finally securing an account with an Alaska KeyBank branch...
Woman sought for bilking builders September 2014 and had access to the company's bank accounts.Trucano confronted her, and Tagsip admitted had put a hold on all of North Pacific Erectors' bank accounts when the fraud was detected, which meant employees...


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