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10 Cheapest US Cities to Live In

10 Cheapest US Cities to Live In: http://www.kiplinger.com/slideshow/real-estate/T006-S001-cheapest-u-s-cities-to-live-in-2017/index.html   By Dan Burrows, Contributing Writer | May 2017 When it comes to cheap living, don’t mess with Texas. The Lone Star State is home to the two most-affordable cities in America. But Texas doesn’t have a monopoly on low living costs. Five other states make an […]

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13 Ways to Simplify Your Finances

13 Ways to Simplify Your Finances:   http://www.kiplinger.com/slideshow/saving/T023-S002-how-to-simplify-your-finances/index.html   By the Editors of Kiplinger’s Personal Finance | From Kiplinger’s Personal Finance, May 2017 We know you’re stressed out. Our strategies can help you simplify, streamline and organize your financial life to free up both time and cash. Take a look.     Invest in a […]

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8 Things Home Buyers Will Hate About Your House

8 Things Home Buyers Will Hate About Your House: http://www.kiplinger.com/slideshow/real-estate/T010-S001-7-things-home-buyers-hate/index.html   By Pat Mertz Esswein, Associate Editor | February 2017 As a home seller, you don’t want to let the small stuff sabotage your sale. These eight problems are among the biggest buyer turn-offs, and most of them are easy to fix without spending a […]

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Time-Tested Tactics to Build Your Wealth

Time-Tested Tactics to Build Your Wealth: http://www.kiplinger.com/slideshow/investing/T023-S002-time-tested-tactics-to-build-your-wealth/index.html   By the Editors of Kiplinger’s Personal Finance | April 2017 We have doled out a lot of good advice over the 70 years we’ve been publishing Kiplinger’s Personal Finance magazine. So in many ways it was easy to come up with 70 ideas on how to create […]

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Financial Capability in the United States: How Do You Stack Up?

Managing one’s personal finances is a complex task that requires focus, judgment, and discipline. There are budgets to maintain, various types of debt to manage, long-term goals to plan for, savings and investments to select and oversee. And in today’s uncertain economic environment, keeping all of these components on an even keel takes more than […]

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