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New Year’s partiers nursed hangovers with Coppersmith brunch, Bloody Marys — and an I.V. drip

After ringing in 2020, weary revelers packed Coppersmith in South Boston on New Year’s Day.Some opted to recover from a long night of partying in an unusual way: by having an I.V. bag of saline fluid dripped into their bloodstream.

When leasing a car is the more frugal option

If you need a car, the most frugal option is to buy one that’s 2 to 3 years old, pay cash and drive it until the wheels fall off.

Edmunds: What are your options at the end of a car lease?

This year was a record year for lease returns, with an estimated 4 million people bringing back their vehicles to dealerships, according to Edmunds data. The trend is expected to continue in 2020 as leasing has grown in popularity.

Lawyers are trying to scare you with Facebook ads

Some ads can be more than misleading – they can put your health at risk. Last year, ads paid for by law firms and legal referral companies started cropping up on Facebook. Typically, they linked Truvada and other HIV-prevention drugs with severe bone and kidney damage.

How to spot deceptive drug injury ads like the HIV-related videos Facebook just disabled

Some ads can be more than misleading – they can put your health at risk. Last year, ads paid for by law firms and legal referral companies started cropping up on Facebook. Typically, they linked Truvada and other HIV-prevention drugs with severe bone and kidney damage.

Ford recalls 600,000 midsize cars in U.S. to fix brake problem

DEARBORN, Mich. (AP) — Ford is recalling more than 600,000 midsize sedans in the U.S. to fix a problem with the brakes that can increase stopping distance and possibly cause a crash.

Sears sells DieHard brand to Advance Auto for $200 million

NEW YORK (AP) — Sears has sold the DieHard car battery brand as the struggling retailer continues to shed assets to raise cash.

Why your New Year’s resolution to go to the gym will fail

Come January, 40% of Americans will make New Years resolutions, and nearly half of them will aim to lose weight or get in shape.