A rule of thumb says you shouldn't borrow more than what you expect to earn in your first year in the working world.
It's true: I've learned several important money lessons from the cartoon shows my son used to watch on TV.
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Next summer residents of the state will vote on a constitutional amendment to eliminate tax on real estate.
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Colleges are admitting increasing numbers of less-qualified students who can pay their own way.
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