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The report examined the retail credit card terms and condition agreements of 64 cards from 42 different retailers.There are two stores in particular to steer clear of because their credit cards charge the highest APRs: Zales at 28.99 percent and Staples at 27.99 percent. The average cost is $38 a month above the cost of Part B, although some plans charge no premium beyond that of Part B. Northstar, the Workplace Equality index and the LGBT advocacy group Human Rights Campaign share a common approach to analyzing companies’ commitment to LGBT employees and business partners. Marketplace plans may charge tobacco users up to 50 percent more than nonusers.

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