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Emergency preparedness doesn't have to cost a fortune. Right now, while the coast is clear, is the time to get ready.
Fans of live performances loathe fees, and with good reason: The surcharges can boost the original ticket price by as much as 40%.
'Flushable' pre-moistened towelettes are causing millions of dollars' worth of problems in city sewer systems. Homeowners are winding up with plumbing bills, too.
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