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Nov 13, 2013 People around the world want to help the Philippines. But what’s the best way to donate after disaster strikes?
Nov 11, 2013 The Philippines is reeling and thousands are presumed dead after a massive typhoon hit over the weekend. While relief efforts are underway, they may be undercut by the 7.2 earthquake that hit the Philippines last month.
Sep 18, 2013 Social security numbers are open to hacking if not properly protected.
Aug 27, 2013 As the Rim Fire in California continues to spread from Yosemite National Park, thousands of homes are threatened. In many areas in the West, insurance pools make it possible to build housing in high-risk fire zones.
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Jun 26, 2013 Glen and his bride-to-be once fought over what to do with a $10,000 insurance windfall. He wanted to blow the money on a $10,000 bike, she wanted to invest it. Whose side are you on?
Jun 13, 2013 A group called Rockaway Help brings together engineers and residents to hack storm recovery and protection in the New York region.
Jun 3, 2013 Disasters, it is said, are great equalizers, striking rich and poor alike. But do bonds forged in crisis survive recovery?
May 29, 2013 Last week's tornado in Moore, Oklahoma could cost insurance companies $3.5 billion, according to Risk Management Solutions.
May 24, 2013 Two years after a tornado ripped through Joplin, Mo., the town is rebuilding its infrastructure and community.
May 23, 2013 Scientists may be fretting over global climate change or when the next asteroid will strike Earth's surface. But a catastrophic event doesn't necessarily spell the end for civilization.