News To Know: Up In Smoke

We all knew things were bad, but this bad? Really? As personal debts mount people across the country are being forced to make some tough choices. Some folks are so desperate that they're committing insurance fraud to try and dump some debt and collect a check. One example: the number of cars suspected of being burned by their owners has nearly doubled in the last year. Just a little taste of the desperation some people are feeling as they watch their savings go down the drain.

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