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Most/Least Affordable Cities for Homebuyers

house If you are thinking of buying a new home in 2017, you'll pay through the nose in these six cities, but be able to get a bargain in another six.

Apps to "Monitor" Your Teens

cell NBC's Jeff Rossen introduces us to three apps that spy on your kids. One shows you on a map where they are, another shows the texts they send, and yet another can block their use of certain websites or the phone itself. See the auto-play video of how these apps work.

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Best New Tech Gizmos

The annual Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas has just wrapped up where manufacturers unveil their latest tech wonders. Here is a compilation of some of best new products from CES.
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    Mouse Print* -- T-Mobile Intros Honest Pricing

    mouse print Did you ever think we'd live to see the day that a major cellphone service provider would actually charge the advertised price and not a penny more for junk fees and taxes? Get ready to pinch yourself. That story is in Mouse Print* this week.


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    Bargain of the Week

    TurboTax Deluxe - $29.89 - Lowest Price This Year (so far)

    Order TurboTax Deluxe + 1 State (boxed product) from Staples.com and get the lowest price this year on it. It is $39.89 but use coupon code 18450 when checking out to take an additional $10 off! Order for free delivery or in-store pickup. Offer may be withdrawn at any time.

    Entertainment Weekly - Free for 1 Year

    Get a free one-year subscription to Entertainment Weekly magazine here. (Primarily for employed business professionals.)

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    Each of these magazines is only $5 a year for a subscription. Be careful... some may be electronic versions only ("powered by Zinio").

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    FTC Files Suit Against D-Link for Inadequate Security in Routers and Webcams

    Consumer Reports examines last week's action by the Federal Trade Commission questioning the security of some D-Link devices. The FTC says that D-Link did not adequately test its routers and webcams to identify flaws that could lead to security breaches.

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