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    Alert issued for healthcare scam

    by  • September 12, 2013 • News

    People in Illinois should be on the lookout for scammers trying to get them to sign up for healthcare under the Affordable Care Act. Officials with the Better Business Bureau say they’re already getting calls about scammers posing as government officials and calling people asking for personal information. The scammers tell victims they’ve been...

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    Illinois home foreclosures fall 6% in August

    by  • September 12, 2013 • News

    Illinois home foreclosure activity fell 6 percent in August compared to July, and has fallen almost 60 percent in the last year. A report released Thursday by Irvine, Calif.-based RealityTrac shows Illinois with 7,289 foreclosure filings in August. that represents a rate of one in every 725 housing units — the eighth-highest in the...

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