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Careers

News and advice to give you a leg up in the world of jobbing.

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Thinking of a career change? Take these steps to ease the transition.

Whether you’re switching industries or exploring a passion you’ve always had, here are some practical tips from career coaches to make your big change easier.

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What is alpha-gal syndrome? CDC warns 450,000 people may have had this tick-related meat allergy.

Alpha-gal, which can cause a potentially life-threatening allergic reaction, is a sugar found in pork, beef, rabbit, lamb and venison, among other meats.

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Ending legacy admissions at Ivy League schools could have a ‘significant impact on the diversity of the American elite,’ researchers say

Money and tradition are among the obstacles to college-admissions reform, former Amherst College president said.

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Thieves can empty your bank accounts if you’re still using this outdated payment method

Maybe you don't use paper checks for most things, but even using them occasionally can make you vulnerable. Here's how to keep yourself safe from check fraud.

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Kim Kardashian sells one of her extra homes in Hidden Hills for $3.5 million

Kim Kardashian sells one of her extra homes in Hidden Hills for $3.5 million

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So you want to buy a house? Expect to pay more than 30% of your income.

Conventional wisdom suggests that a homebuyer should not spend more than 30% of their income on housing. That may need to change.