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Six Rules for Managing Credit Card Debt

Did you rack up some credit card debt over the holidays? If youwant to be the master of your credit card debt load, follow six important rules.
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Family Finances: The Importance of Keeping Everyone Informed

In yourhousehold, does one person handle all the finances? Who pays all the bills,files the joint taxes, deals with insurance matters, and knows where all theimportant papers are saved? Whathappens if that person becomes...
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The RAIN Method for Buying a Car

Theaverage cost of a new vehicle today is around $35,000. Whether you're lookingfor a brand-new car or a reliable used ride, you want to get the most for yourmoney. The process can be made easier by following the...
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Smart Spending: Buying a Car

Now that cars are becoming less scarce, you might be readyto replace your existing vehicle. But, you may be asking these questions. Howdo I buy a car? Where to start? What do I need to know?
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6 Habits that Cost You $50 a Month or More

Take a look at how some habits can put a serious strain on your budget.
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Five Ways to Use Your Tax Refund Wisely