I ate nothing but ‘healthy’ fast food for a week — here’s what happened

Summary List PlacementAmerica has an obesity problem, but there are more 200,000 fast foods restaurants dotted throughout the country. Customers have been moving towards places with healthier menus and many traditional chains are adding items to address this. I tried eating these “healthy” fast foods for an entire week. I had every meal at McDonald’s, Wendy’s, Taco…

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Here’s when Americans could start receiving $600 stimulus checks

Summary List PlacementCongress recently approved a $900 billion government rescue package in a last-minute sprint during its lame-duck session, which President Donald Trump is expected to sign. Among the measures it contained a $600 stimulus payment for Americans earning up to $75,000, plus an extra $600 per child under 17. It’s half the amount sent…

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Here’s how to use your FSA dollars before you lose them at the end of the year — and get a discount on supplies you’d need to buy anyway

Summary List Placement The pre-tax money you contribute to your FSA must be used on eligible healthcare products and services, which can be as mundane as Advil and as unexpected as Felix Gray or Warby Parker glasses or an at-home Zeel massage. FSA dollars work on a use-it-or-lose-it provision. If you don’t use your FSA money by…

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Here’s why a Biden administration will be good for the US cannabis industry, even though it’s unlikely he’ll legalize marijuana federally

Summary List Placement President-elect Joe Biden will be good — but not great — for the cannabis industry, analysts, executives, and other experts say. While Biden has stopped short of endorsing federal legalization, both he and Vice President-elect Kamala Harris, have campaigned on decriminalizing marijuana. Marijuana decriminalization is a key pillar of Biden’s criminal justice…

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