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When married couples must file separately

elenaleonova | E + | Getty Images A quirk in the rules for qualifying for new unemployment tax relief may cause some married couples to question whether they need to file separate returns, even though they typically file jointly. The short answer: Separate filing can make sense in some cases, …

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Big Bedbug Home Invasion Season Is Coming

Bedbug season is here and it could be bad. The Penn State Master Gardeners report that entomologist Greg Krawczyk expects “a very robust population of brown marbled bugs this fall.” And that means there will be a lot of bedbugs invading our homes through whatever cracks and crevices they can …

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Which of these spotted lantern myths do you believe?

As the spotted lantern fly and its impacts continue to spread in Pennsylvania, myths and misinformation about the invasive Asian leafhopper have also grown and spread. Heather Leach, extension associate at Penn State’s College of Agricultural Sciences, heard them all. “People who are dealing with spotted lanterns are frustrated and …

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SBA Loan Deadline Approaches Due to Drought

Small non-farm businesses in 20 counties in Texas and neighboring New Mexico counties have until March 16 to apply for a federal disaster loan from the Small Business Administration for economic harm, according to Tanya N. Garfield, director of the Small Business Administration. SBA Disaster Operations Center in the United …

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