Interest rates for savers aren't very appealing these days -- less than 1% on most bank accounts. Here are some ideas to earn more with your money.
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There are ways to jump-start savings that are painless and even fun.
The trick is to create an emotional or physical barrier between you and the money you want to set aside.
Here's a look at how some of the president's proposals could affect rates on CDs and savings and money-market accounts.
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