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Pandemic Lessons — Will They Last?

The COVID-19 pandemic has been unlike anything most of us have ever experienced. With the worst of it apparently behind us now, many people are reflecting on what they’ve learned from it, how it has impacted their
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Money Roundup: Why Inflation Is Difficult to Forecast, Helping Mom and Dad, and More

Spring gives way to summer this weekend! Grab a cold beverage, find a shady spot, and enjoy our latest collection of interesting articles on investing, personal finance, and stewardship.
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I-Bonds: A Great Option for Emergency Fund Money

While we’ve linked to articles about I-Bonds in the last two Friday roundups, they’re getting enough publicity and we’re receiving enough questions about them that a separate article seems warranted. Because savers have
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Money Roundup: Mistakes Fund Investors Make, Big Tuition Discounts, and More

Here is our weekly collection of worthwhile reads on investing, personal finance, and stewardship. What are the 10 biggest mistakes made by fund investors? (Joe Wiggins, Behavioural Investment). You can avoid many of
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Do You Need Rental-Car Insurance?

You might be covered by policies you already have. Here’s how to find out.
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Preparing Financially for the Death of Your Spouse

80% of married women outlive their husbands, and widows live an average of 14 years after their spouse’s death. Here's how to prepare financially.
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Health Care Sharing Ministries: A Christian Alternative to Health Insurance

For those who can’t afford health insurance, health care sharing ministries are a godsend. They now help 1.5 million Americans cover health costs. Here are profiles of the four largest sharing
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Money Roundup: Keep Bond Expectations in Check, Your Personal Inflation Rate, and More

Here's our latest collection of interesting reads on investing, personal finance, and stewardship. The golden age for bonds is over (Charlie Bilello, Compound Advisors blog). "Bond investors need to keep their
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Fidelity Courts Teenage Investors

Fidelity Investments has introduced the Fidelity Youth Account, the industry’s first brokerage account for 13- to 17-year-olds.
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Your Tax Dollars at Work

Today is the tax-filing deadline for your 2020 income taxes — a bit later than normal because of COVID. (Taxpayers in areas affected by the February storms that hit Texas, Oklahoma, and Louisiana have until June
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