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5 things to know: 10-3-12

By Dan Miranda ·
Wednesday, October 3, 2012
Posted: 8 am ET

Think a car dealer is trying to bamboozle you? We'll give you the upper hand. This and more, today on

1. If your car dealer is selling you snake oil, you'll be able to call him out with pride-obliterating retorts after taking our quiz.

2. Hey, I've got some bad news for you. It's about our nation's health care. It stinks!

3. There's a chance some expired tax breaks will be renewed. But what if they're not? What then, dear reader?

4. What have mortgage and housing been up to this year? Not much, same-old same-old? Something different? Find out here!

5. Where will falling off the fiscal cliff land us? It doesn't look pretty.

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1 Comment
glenn graves
October 03, 2012 at 12:29 pm

Dan, I think if you're patient you'll see that some good changes are coming to our health care system. Glenn