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  • Powerhouse customers disputing charges

    January 25, 2013 4:04 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Even though the doors are shut, people who paid money to Powerhouse Gym in Baton Rouge are having a hard time getting them to stop taking their money. After months of delays and a very limited opening at the end of December, the gym's owners agreed... more »
  • Amnesty program yields $460 million

    January 28, 2010 6:38 AM

    The state is paying $5.3 million to a California-based collection agency that helped with a recent tax amnesty program. Diversified Collection Services operated a phone bank, mailed letters and developed a Web site for the two-month program and generated more than $460 million. DCS' share of the proceeds is relatively... more »

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