August 3, 2016

IRS Warns Taxpayers of Summer Surge in Automated Phone Scam Calls

WASHINGTON — The Internal Revenue Service today warned taxpayers to stay vigilant against an increase of IRS impersonation scams in the form of automated calls and […]
July 15, 2016

Student loan interest rates are going down

Interest rates for federal student loans available to undergraduates will fall to 3.76% from 4.29%. That could amount to savings of as much as $360 over the […]
July 6, 2016

Type of illness, race can lead to end-of-life care disparity

A patient’s illness, race and ethnicity can significantly influence how much care they receive in their final days or how satisfied their family members may be […]
July 1, 2016

Is your hand sanitizer safe?

Alcohol-based hand sanitizers are everywhere these days, and the Food and Drug Administration wants to know more about them. It requested more scientific evidence Wednesday to […]