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Metro Apologizing To Riders With Fare Credit

Metro is apologizing to riders of the blue, orange and silver lines by issuing them a fare credit.

08/08/2015

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Man Convicted Of Credit Fraud, Identity Theft Schemes

A Bowie man has been convicted of numerous charges of credit fraud, wire fraud and identity theft, including a $14,000 credit theft while he was awaiting trial.

04/16/2015

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Police: ATM Skimmer Nets More Than $100K In Md.

Maryland and federal investigators are trying to identify a tech-savvy thief suspected of stealing the ATM card and code numbers of scores of people, netting more than $100,000 and counting.

11/04/2014

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Tips On Auto Financing If You Have Poor Credit

Easy credit and longer-term loans currently being offered at auto dealerships can make buying an expensive car alluring, but don’t get reeled in.

09/04/2014

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How To Buy A Car With Bad Credit

It’s not easy, but when you need transportation, there are ways to find a car despite a low credit score.

06/16/2014

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Negotiations Fail For Raising Film Tax Credit

You can’t call Maryland legislators starstruck. Under pressure from Hollywood to increase tax breaks for filming here, lawmakers went for a cliffhanger ending.

04/08/2014

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Budget Committee Agrees To Raise Film Tax Credits

Lawmakers have agreed to pony up extra money next year to keep “House of Cards” filming in Maryland.

04/03/2014

Target’s Credit Monitoring Site

Click here to access Target’s credit monitoring site.

01/14/2014

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Md. Identity Theft Law & Gay Marriage Take Effect Next Week

A Maryland law enabling parents to better protect their children from identity theft is among several taking effect next week.

12/26/2012

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Americans Are Keeping Up On Car Payments Despite Easy Credit

Since credit lending has eased again, Americans are keeping up with their financial obligations.

12/20/2012

Good Credit Is Key to A Solid Financial Future

Having good credit is essential to qualify for a mortgage or finance a purchase, and it often helps determine the rate you will receive on any type of loan. The Independent Community Bankers of America (ICBA) and The Harbor Bank of Maryland urge consumers to practice smart saving and spending habits now to help establish good credit that will serve as the foundation for a more secure financial future.

09/04/2012

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BGE: Customers To Get Exelon Deal Credit In May

Baltimore Gas and Electric says most customers will get a $100 credit on their bills next month as part of the takeover of BGE parent Constellation Energy by Exelon Corp.

04/20/2012

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