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Thrifty Couples Are the Happiest

While thumbing through some old blog posts today, I found this one I wrote a decade ago. It definitely has information worth repeating! Research from the National Marriage Project at the University of Virginia shows that
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Putting the Brakes on Car-Buying Costs

High car-buying and ownership costs can slow your progress toward saving for retirement, increasing your giving, and achieving other financial goals.
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Money Roundup: Why the Fed Lowered Rates, Be on Your Best Behavior, and More

Here's our summer-is-gone, autumn-is-at-hand roundup of helpful reads on investing, personal finance, and stewardship. Enjoy!
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Strange Market Behavior Surrounds Fed’s Second Rate Cut

The Federal Reserve cut the Federal Funds rate yesterday by a quarter-point to a range of 1.75%-2.00%. This was the second rate cut in just seven weeks and was a bit controversial, even within the voting members of the
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Roundup: Economic Optimism (or Not), Holding on When Your Strategy Is Struggling, and More

Here's our first-weekend-in-September collection of interesting reads on investing, personal finance, and stewardship:
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Do You Know What’s in Your Credit Reports?

The particulars in your credit reports can affect everything from your employability to your insurability, so inaccurate information could spell trouble. Here's how to find out what's in there — for
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Money Roundup: Behind the Fed’s Rate Cut, Learning to Love Market Downturns, and More

Here's our waning-days-of-summer Roundup of worthwhile reads on investing, personal finance, and stewardship.
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The Social Security Administration Made a Mistake

Have you reviewed your Social Security earnings statement lately? You should. Even a small error could cost you thousands in retirement benefits.
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Money Roundup: Fidelity’s Big Sweep, Keeping Your Cool in the Midst of Market Gyrations, and More

Here's our weekly Roundup of recent articles on investing, personal finance, and stewardship.
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