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Think saving money, paying bills, comparing prices and shopping for deals take way too much work? All of these can be done with very little effort on your part.
Their son earned a master's degree in business, but he hasn't found a job after more than 2 years of looking. The parents think the problem is a lack of experience. I think it's something else.
With the dizzying array of camps and costs, you need some help making the right decision. Here are some questions to ask that will help you uncover an experience your child will remember.
The drug- and alcohol-free post-graduation event you and your school plan can be held with very little expense and still be memorable and fun.
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Nearly half of Americans in their 30s and 40s have lived together in a romantic relationship. That's fine, if they've addressed certain financial issues.
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Breaking up big banks is an untested solution to the too big to fail problem that attempts to isolate and dismantle large, troubled institutions while protecting the rest of the economy.
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Six weeks later, most Americans have forgotten about the 2014 tax season -- except those who didn't file by the April 15 deadline.
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