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SAN FRANCISCO, CA - NOVEMBER 05: Signs are posted outside of a CVS store on November 5, 2013 in San Francisco, California. CVS Caremark reported a 25 percent surge in third-quarter earnings with profits of $1.25 billion, or $1.02 per share, compared to $1.01 billion, or 79 cents a share one year ago. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Herald: CVS To Buy Navarro Discount Pharmacy

Navarro, a Miami-based discount pharmacy that’s been in South Florida for more than 50 years, is being bought out by CVS Caremark.

07/14/2014

Lars Gilberts, United Way Center for Financial Stability (Source: CBS4)

Focus on South Florida: Tax Help & Tax Scams

We are now officially in the final one-month countdown to the 2013 income tax deadline. The I-R-S Volunteer Income Tax Assistance Program offers free tax preparation to people who qualify. We focus on the “VITA” program — who can benefit from the service, why so many people are not taking advantage of it, and how to avoid the numerous tax scams circulating out there.

My TV 33–03/16/2014

Citizens-Wide

Citizens’ Policy Count Drops Below 1 Million

For the first time since 2006, Citizens Property Insurance Corporation’s policy count dropped below 1 million.

02/10/2014

(Source: JUAN MABROMATA/AFP/GettyImages)

Social Media Could Help Secure Your Loan

Many people whose credit took a dive during the recession, or others who haven’t had time to build a solid financial history, have found it difficult to secure a loan. Now, however, their luck may have changed thanks to sites like Facebook and Twitter.

CBS Miami–06/12/2013

Casey Anthony

Casey Anthony Files For Bankruptcy

After being acquitted of killing her 2-year-old daughter Caylee in 2011, Casey Anthony is fighting legal issues again.

01/27/2013

wedding

Empty Nest Divorce Rate Rising

There is a growing trend among baby boomers: divorcing after many years of marriage.

CBS4–06/01/2012

(Source:AP)

Economy Likely To Trudge Along In Second Quarter

The economic recovery may be years away from ending, but there have been some steady gains in South Florida and across the country that is giving some economists hope heading into the second quarter starting Sunday.

CBS4–03/30/2012

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Financial Sex Aid: Florida Co-Eds Seek “Sugar Daddy” for College Degree

There is a growing trend that proves just how expensive getting a college education has become. Young women are looking for help to pay for college from complete strangers.

CBS4–02/14/2012

(Credit: AP)

Miami-Dade Schools May Implement Advertising Program

Students may soon see something different in their schools: advertisements. That’s because Miami-Dade County public schools is close to rolling out a major advertising program.

CBS4–10/20/2011

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Hialeah Firefighters Fuming Mad Over Approved Budget

Hialeah firefighters voiced their outrage over the now-approved budget for the 2011-2012 fiscal year at Thursday night’s budget hearing.

CBS4–09/16/2011

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