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Keeping fleas off your pet and out of your home and yard doesn't require expensive chemicals.
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The CVS pharmacy chain offers a handful of free tests -- no appointment needed. Also: Free movies, paint, cat food and a warehouse club trial membership.
A nonprofit group funds 'pet food stamps' for lower-income animal owners. Other options exist, too.
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Breaking up big banks is an untested solution to the too big to fail problem that attempts to isolate and dismantle large, troubled institutions while protecting the rest of the economy.
The IRS is struggling to combat identify thieves who file fraudulent tax returns in the names of older residents who don't need to file.