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Oct 31, 2011 2:48PM on Smart SpendingBy Stacy Johnson

Everybody makes mistakes -- even people who write about personal finances for a living.

Oct 5, 2011 9:31AM on Smart SpendingBy MSN Money Partner

If you're still adding to your mountain of debt, you're absorbing messages from somewhere that tells you it's OK to do so.

Oct 3, 2011 9:38AM on Smart SpendingBy MSN Money Partner

It seems that America's favorite thing to do is to judge what people spend their food stamps on.

Sep 19, 2011 10:46AM on Smart SpendingBy MSN Money Partner

A new survey says many Americans fear that the economy could take a turn for the worse.

Sep 14, 2011 10:05AM on Smart SpendingBy Stacy Johnson

Unfortunately, cutting costs in some areas now will make the financial pain worse later. Here's what to do instead.

Sep 1, 2011 2:31PM on Smart SpendingBy MSN Money Partner

People who can refinance often prefer a mortgage of less than 30 or even 20 years. It's part of a larger movement to get a grip on consumer debt.

Aug 22, 2011 11:54AM on Smart SpendingBy MSN Money Partner

There is one mathematically correct way of paying off what you owe, but it doesn't work well for everybody.

Aug 18, 2011 12:18PM on Smart SpendingBy MSN Money Partner

Consumers realize that the penalties for missing a card payment are much more immediate than those for being late on the house note.



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