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FTC Advice: Preparing for Hurricane Matthew

As Hurricane Matthew strikes, the Federal Trade Commission advises that, besides the harm to people and property, hurricanes can also affect your finances.

The FTC has information to help you prepare for, deal with, and recover from the long-term impacts of a weather emergency, including these basics:

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