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WASHINGTON, D.C. — The USDA Farm Service Agency will accept applications beginning June 3 for certain practices under the continuous Conservation Reserve Program (CRP) signup and will offer extensions for expiring CRP contracts.

WHITEHALL – Users of the White Lake Pathway will be reminded the City of Whitehall has been a Tree City USA for 26 years when they pass a newl…

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Has your credit card information been exposed in a data breach? If not, it probably will be at some point. According to the Identity Theft Resource Center (ITRC), 14.2 million credit card numbers were exposed in 2017 – an 88% increase from 2016. Given the collective data breaches, there's little reason to expect 2018 and 2019 numbers to improve.

An excellent way to protect existing credit card accounts is to store your information in as few places as possible. However, if you don't store your account information with vendors, you'll have to enter your credit card number for every transaction. That's safer, but tedious – and if you're using an unsecured connection, you're exposing your data each time.

The Token app offers a solution. Token is based on the same tokenization principle that payment systems use to prevent identity theft at the point of sale. The credit card...

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As I write this, Shopko in Hart is officially closing its doors. Today is its last day of business. And a big part of this community is in mourning.

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Do you have excellent credit, with a credit score between 801 and 850? If not, it may help to review the common habits of those who do.

A credit score is a single number based on your credit report, which is a history of all your borrowing activities. A higher credit score shows lower risk to creditors, allowing them to offer lower interest rates.

LendingTree recently analyzed credit reports of high-credit-score Americans to look for common threads in their credit profiles. As expected, they closely track the major factors that go into calculating a credit score.

On-time payments are the most important factor affecting credit scores. The average American has ...

Credit Scores Hit All-Time High

Is Your Credit Score As High As Your Peers'?

Why Check Your Credit Report and Credit Score? Why Wouldn't You?