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Jun 5, 2013 7:09PM on Smart SpendingBy Smart Spending Editor

In the market for a home to call your own? You'll want to watch this handy checklist of important things to do first.

Jun 5, 2013 4:54PM on Smart SpendingBy Smart Spending Editor

Lenders want more skin in the game these days before OK'ing your mortgage. But saving for that down payment doesn't have to be that daunting.

Jun 4, 2013 3:00PM on Smart SpendingBy Smart Spending Editor

It's true you can't always believe what you read ... or hear. But make sure you DON'T listen to these bad insurance ideas.

Jun 3, 2013 5:44PM on Smart SpendingBy Smart Spending Editor

Millions of Americans own firearms for sport, protection and collection. But are they a good investment? It depends on what the laws do.

May 31, 2013 8:34PM on Smart SpendingBy Smart Spending Editor

You think your homeowners insurance policy has you covered? Think again. And watch this video to see what they might not be telling you.

May 31, 2013 6:37PM on Smart SpendingBy Smart Spending Editor

And would you want to? We examine the good, the bad, and the challenging of life without plastic.

May 31, 2013 3:09PM on Smart SpendingBy Smart Spending Editor

It's that time of year again. Getting in shape can cost you. But it doesn't have to. We ask experts where you can save ... and when you can splurge.

May 30, 2013 6:08PM on Smart SpendingBy Smart Spending Editor

Hard enough to manage finances, add in attention deficit disorders and you've got some serious challenges. Here are 9 tips to help you manage.



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