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A face only the FAFSA could love

Daisy, a nine-year-old Pug, is seen during the 24th annual World's Ugliest Dog Contest at the Sonoma-Marin Fair in Petaluma, California, June 22, 2012. REUTERS/Stephen Lam

What does a pug looking at a computer have to do with the Oct. 1 start date for parents and students to fill out the federal financial aid form known as the FAFSA?  Full Article 

Doctors and nurses work on a patient in the Ryder Trauma Center at Jackson Memorial Hospital in Miami, Florida  September 30, 2013. REUTERS/Joe Skipper

Scrutiny for automatic Advantage enrollment

The Medicare enrollment process is fraught with complicated choices - but one big decision could be made for you automatically by a health insurance company if you are not on your toes.  Full Article 

Graduating students of the City College of New York cheer during the College's commencement ceremony in the Harlem section of Manhattan, New York, U.S., June 3, 2016. REUTERS/Mike Segar
Saving for College

'PLUS' college loans can be a big minus

Student loan debt is out of control, but really it is the parents we should be most worried about.   Full Article 

Restaurateur Joe Bastianich poses in this undated handout photo.  Cass Bird via REUTERS

Joe Bastianich eats up money lessons

If anyone knows the value of a penny, it is the owner of a restaurant. Find out what this restaurateur has learned.   Full Article 

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Inside the cord-cutting movement

A 2015 Pew survey of television habits found one-in-seven Americans have cut their cable or satellite subscriptions, but numbers only tell a part of the story. Reuters ventures into the homes of seven young adults who have cut the cord to see how and why, and what life after cable has been like.  Listen 

A woman walks out of the ocean following a swim past sunset at Moon Light Beach in Encinitas, California October 28, 2014.    REUTERS/Mike Blake

The best place to retire? You get to pick

Reuters has teamed up with Zillow to give you the power to customize a list of your best places to retire. Learn how to use our interactive tool to help you determine the cities and towns that meet your criteria.   Full Article 

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