Michael on February 11th, 2008
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Once again, Beyond Paycheck to Paycheck was included among the top financial blog posts of the week. Last week’s, Even “reputable” stock tips can be dangerous highlighting the difficulty in trusting stock recommendations was featured in the personal finance carnival.
Another interesting posts from last week, Struggling on a Six-Figure Income, generated a free-flowing discussion [...]

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Michael on February 8th, 2008
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Are folks actually changing their spending habits? Could be. A front page Wall Street Journal article this morning, Credit-Card Pinch Leads Consumers to Reign In Spending, makes a few telling points:
“Card delinquencies are ticking up from historically low levels, but the trend is sending shudders through lenders already reeling from the subprime-mortgage [...]

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Michael on February 6th, 2008
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Merely having debt is NOT the problem. Given the cost of college tuition, it’s rare to meet a twenty- or thirty-something who isn’t walking around with a pile of student loans. Plus, most homeowners have sizable mortgages, and owning a home is often a good thing.
Although the simple existence of debt isn’t a [...]

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Michael on February 4th, 2008
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Although most people are aware of the maxim “If it sounds too good to be true, it usually is,” such awareness stops few of us from chasing the excitement that apparent inside knowledge provides. Yet, when it comes to stock market investing, market timing (trying to figure out the right time to buy [...]

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It’s that time of year again. April 15 is less than three months away, and life experience has taught you that procrastination does not delay the inevitable. Indeed, one way or another your taxes must be prepared. Here are Total Candor Tax Prep’s top 5 ways to lessen the dread:
Organization pays
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