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Lifehacker
Wedding Markup Is Real, So Don't Be Afraid to Call It Out and HaggleWedding markup is very real, and Consumer Reports has the numbers to prove it.
Wedding Markup Is Real, So Don't Be Afraid to Call It Out and Haggle
Lifehacker / Posted yesterday
Wedding markup is very real, and Consumer Reports has the numbers to prove it. In a recent study, they found that 28% of vendors increase prices for wedding events. The good news is, many of these vendors are willing to haggle when you call them out... Read more
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CBS News
Brides and grooms, beware of higher "wedding pricing"Weddings tend to be expensive affairs, but here's one reason why costs can spir
Brides and grooms, beware of higher "wedding pricing"
CBS News / Posted yesterday
Weddings tend to be expensive affairs, but here's one reason why costs can spiral out of control: Vendors sometimes jack up their prices and add hidden fees and unexpected costs. About one out of four vendors raise their prices when they learn the... Read more
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Kansas City InfoZine
Married Couples Exceeding Set Wedding Budget New Consumer Reports report, 'Get More Wedding for Your Money,' reveals money
Married Couples Exceeding Set Wedding Budget
Kansas City InfoZine / Posted 3 days ago
New Consumer Reports report, 'Get More Wedding for Your Money,' reveals money-saving strategies to help couples to save money and still wed in style Yonkers, NY - infoZine - It’s a day many dream about... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Sticker shock: Health insurance no guarantee of lower bills for some patientsWhen Mark Holland sliced the palm of his hand at the pool of his north Phoenix
Sticker shock: Health insurance no guarantee of lower bills for some patients
The Arizona Republic / Posted 19 days ago
When Mark Holland sliced the palm of his hand at the pool of his north Phoenix home, the jagged cut was so deep, a simple bandage would not stanch the flowing blood. He went to HonorHealth John C. Lincoln Medical Center, the hospital closest to his... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Surprise! You're covered for the hospital, not the doctorsAfter Dave Connors' teenage son broke his leg, he was rushed to an Orange Count
Surprise! You're covered for the hospital, not the doctors
Los Angeles Times / Posted 1 months ago
After Dave Connors' teenage son broke his leg, he was rushed to an Orange County hospital that Connors knew was in his insurer's coverage network. It was only after the bills recently started arriving that he learned the doctors and anesthesiologist... Read more
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Investopedia
What’s a Good Price for Cell Phone Service?Are you among the group of consumers who are paying way too much for cell phone
What’s a Good Price for Cell Phone Service?
Investopedia / Posted 1 months ago
Are you among the group of consumers who are paying way too much for cell phone service? Probably so. As Bloomberg.com reported, a recent survey from Consumer Reports National Research Center of 90,000 subscribers revealed that among the 6% of... Read more

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