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If you're looking for a a grill, the deals will be red-hot. But if you're thinking of a tablet, delaying your purchase is likely to save you money.
Walk, don't run, to snag the deals retailers are breathlessly advertising; an analysis shows that 'sale' prices in July will almost certainly be the same -- or lower -- in August.
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A new survey says parental contributions dropped 35% in the past 3 years. Grants and scholarships -- and smarter choices -- are filling the gap.
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Doling out a monthly clothing stipend will help your teen develop concrete skills with money. Plus you can avoid having to go to the mall with them.
Oregon recently approved a plan to waive tuition in favor of future payback. That doesn't mean a 'free' education, though -- and is it the right way to pay?
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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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