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By: Andrea Woroch Airlines are finally passing on savings from low fuel prices to consumers who can expect to pay 17-percent less for flights over the next three months. Though this is good news for holiday travelers, airfare, hotels and car rental costs peak from Thanksgiving through Christmas, so it’s important to plan your trip […]


The holiday shopping season is in full swing as retailers announce Black Friday promotions early, in hopes of drumming up a bargain frenzy for this big sales event. Though many Americans scoff at stores for offering early access to these discounts on Thanksgiving, most consumers welcome doorbuster sales with open arms. Whether you’re a seasoned […]


Former Miss Deaf America Says Act Helped Tear Down Barriers The day the Americans With Disabilities Act passed in 1990, U.S. Sen. Tom Harkin delivered a speech from the Senate floor in a way most of his colleagues didn’t understand. Harkin, the bill’s sponsor, used sign language for the benefit of his brother who was […]


At the rate it’s going, by the time you blink your eyes, the sun will set on summer and vacations will be out of the question for many. While time might be the negating factor that’s preventing a summer vacation, for others it’s money or a little bit of both. For those who want to […]


Many retailers are celebrating Christmas in July this month with savings on various goods, but one retailer in particular is taking this sales strategy a step further. Amazon recently announced the first annual “Prime Day” to be held on Wednesday, July 15, promising deals bigger than Black Friday. The hype leading up to the shopping […]