You can cut spending to pay off debt or save more, and the methods you choose don't have to cause you pain.
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Wells Fargo is introducing a checking account fee in more states, and you can expect similar behavior from other big banks.
By using a decision tree, you are training yourself to stop and think instead of blindly throwing things in a shopping cart.
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