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Refinancing your mortgage? Opportunity knocks

Homeowners seeking to save some money on mortgage payments can celebrate: The average rate for 15-year, fixed-rate mortgages, one of the most popular refinance products, has dipped to its lowest level since June 2013.

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This Halloween costume costs $1.6 million

What does a million-dollar Halloween costume look like? Hint: It gives new meaning to the phrase "dripping with diamonds."

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After 6 months of recall costs, GM making money again

General Motors is back making money again, after six months in which recall costs essentially wiped out its profit.

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Maker of Camel cigarettes bans smoking in its offices

Joe Camel isn't going to be able to smoke at his desk any longer. Reynolds American, the nation's No. 2 tobacco company, will no longer let its employees smoke in most places at work starting next year.

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Toys R Us puts 'Breaking' figures on 'sabbatical'

"Breaking Bad's" drug-dealing chemistry teacher Walter White will have to stop making the sale at Toys R Us.

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GM 3Q profit nearly doubles

General Motors says its third-quarter profit nearly doubled as strong earnings in North America and China outweighed struggles in Europe and South America.

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China spends $1.5 billion pampering pets

It's the latest growth industry in China: pet lovers are spending billions pimping their pooches.

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Dearborn family to sell more than 120 cars

This is a car lover's dream: A Dearborn family is about to sell more than 120 cars, but they don't own a dealership. The cars were all part of their late grandfather's collection.

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Highland Park takes different financial path

It’s called Neutral Evaluation, or Bankruptcy Light for short.

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Personal Finance

Top jobs for recent graduates

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Take a look at some of the top jobs for recent graduates.

Are workers taking enough time choosing benefits?

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Find out how much time workers typically spend researching their benefit options.

Buying in bulk can save big bucks

From the single shopper to the family of seven, buying certain items bulk can save time and money.

5 ways your job is harmful to your health

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Whatever job you have, it may just be hurting your health. Read on for five ways work can be harmful to your health and how to combat it.

Follow 5 rules to secure financial future

Financial experts say you can follow five simple rules to pay your bills and still be able to save money for a comfortable retirement.

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