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5 reasons you should take part in the CBS46 Great Shredder Event

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Start rounding up your old bills and receipts because the CBS46 Great Shredder Event is back. More>>

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Re-cracking the price code: When best to shop the clearance rack Video included

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The CBS46 News Protecting Your Money Team has the inside edge to get the items you want, at the deepest discount, from your favorite store.
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Secret to getting the best deals; Cheat sheet included Video included

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How can you tell if an item is full price or as low as it can go? The answer may be staring you right in the face. More>>

Judge: Cobb law firm was wrong in collecting wages from former debtor

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A federal lawsuit that alleges controversial law firm Frederick J. Hanna & Associates violated federal debt collection laws by garnishing wages to which it wasn't entitled, will likely continue. More>>

CBS46 investigates invisible danger striking firefighters Video included

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Firefighting is clearly a dangerous job but a new study confirms a hidden danger is putting our brave firefighters at a greater risk of developing cancer.
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Common insurance scam costs you more money every year Video included

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Simply driving to work or your child's soccer practice could put you at risk for a multi-billion dollar scam. And even if you aren't directly affected, it's still costing you money. More>>

CBS46 investigates safety of flea and tick drops Video included

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A CBS46 viewer claims an over-the-counter flea and tick product killed her cat. Find out what the experts have to say about the safety of these products. More>>

GA State Bar investigating controversial debt-collecting attorney Video included

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The State Bar of Georgia is investigating a controversial debt-collecting attorney in Cobb County for possible violations of the Bar's professional rules of conduct. CBS46 News obtained a letter from the More>>

Taxpayers: County is wasting $22m on 'needless' road widening Video included

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The debate over whether a two-lane road in Forsyth County should be widened continues as a CBS46 investigation finds there isn't enough traffic on the road to justify the $22 million project.
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Couples turn to crowdfunding to cover fertility treatment costs Video included

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Some couples are finding a way to cover the costs of IVF without compromising their financial future. More>>

Rewards program for farmers market shoppers

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Georgia Organics offers rewards program for farmers market shoppers, so you can buy fresh, local produce and spend less than you would at the grocery store. More>>

Revenue commissioner: We do 'adequate job' running unclaimed property program Video included

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Commissioner Doug MacGinnitie claimed the Department of Revenue is doing a fair job in operating the unclaimed property division despite a CBS46 investigation which found the department does little to raise awareness of the unclaimed funds among Georgians. More>>

Most counterfeited men's wear Video included

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Selling counterfeit designer clothes and accessories is a multi-billion dollar business, and much of it happens online. But second-hand stores also have to be vigilant to make sure knock offs don't end up on their shelves. More>>

Top I-85 HOT lane violator owes $17k, has Peach Pass

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The biggest offender of the I-85 HOT Lanes has racked up 570 violations and owes $17,032 in tolls and fines, according to State Road and Tollway records obtained by CBS46 News.
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Police: International Nigerian crime ring operates from Atlanta suburbs

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More than hundred members of an international crime ring operate out of the Atlanta suburbs, according to police in Gwinnett County. More>>

How to spot counterfeit clothing, accessories Video included

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Buying used designer clothes and accessories can be a great way to save money on an outfit for a special occasion or job interview, but how do you know you're not getting a fake? More>>

Georgia charities owed unclaimed property

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About 224,000 Georgians are owed unclaimed property from the state of Georgia, and several nonprofit agencies are on the list that could really use the money. More>>

Woman tells of cosmetic nightmare Video included

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A Cobb County woman says she was horribly disfigured just days before her wedding after undergoing liposuction at a Kennesaw med spa. More>>

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    Harry Samler is a general assignment reporter who joined CBS46 in 2005.More >
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    Adam Murphy is an Emmy Award-winning journalist who is the Consumer Investigative reporter for CBS46.
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    Adam Murphy is an Emmy Award-winning journalist who is the Consumer Investigative reporter for CBS46.
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