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RECALL: Saws, bike could cause injury

Two electric saws, sold exclusively at Lowe’s, were recalled after switches failed to turn the saws off which could be harmful.
  Portable Westinghouse generators sold at Sam’s Club, major online retailers recalled due to fire hazard
  ACTION JACKSON: Woman says LWC wants her to pay back nearly $11k in overpaid unemployment benefits
  Tips on checking price differences when shopping online
  ACTION JACKSON: Landlord, tenant going back and forth over $700 water bill
  LDAF discovers fungal toxin in Family Pet brand dog food; manufacturer issues voluntary recall
Hyundai, Kia recall vehicles for leaks that can cause fires
  New text messaging scam includes recipient’s name and potentially dangerous link
La. State Licensing Board of Contractors issues warning about fraud after Hurricane Laura

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YOUR MONEY: Back to School Savings

  ACTION JACKSON: Woman facing homelessness after fire damaged neighboring apartment

Nerf Super Soaker water blasters being recalled by Hasbro Inc.

  Unemployed? Here’s some tips for improving your resume during the pandemic

  Livingston Parish woman tries to file for unemployment only to discover her name was fraudulently used

  How to talk to your children about money during the pandemic

Frozen shrimp sold nationwide recalled for possible Salmonella contamination

  Man whose equipment was stolen days before launch of new business calls on community to be vigilant

Now is a good time to refinance, consolidate student loans, says BR financial expert

Recall: Taquitos and chimichangas may have plastic in them