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5 easy ways to cut heating costs this winter

With winter just two weeks away and temperatures already hovering around freezing, Mainers are starting to crank up the heat. As the frigid days arrive, heating costs are always a big concern in the state. According to a weekly heating fuel price survey conducted by the Governor’s Energy Office, the current statewide average cash price […]

“I crashed my credit, now I’m going to crash my car? Huh?” Why your credit score matters when shopping for car insurance

It seems like every day I get something in the mail asking me to switch my car insurance. “Welcome! You could save $500,” Progressive’s friendly Flo suggests. “Want to save money and protect your vehicle? You can do both with a car insurance policy from GEICO,” a mass mailing promises. But how do car insurance […]