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Personal Finance News Round Up

Investing in desalination could be a risky move with El Nino on the way After four long years of punishing water shortage across the state, weather forecasters are finally predicting rain — the strongest El Ni?o in decades. While that may be great news for some, it also creates a tricky conundrum for those invested […]

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6 personal finance lessons we wish were taught in school

6 personal finance lessons we wish were taught in school One important lesson: Compound interest could be your best friend or worst enemy. (Photo: Getty Images/iStockphoto) Financial literacy is a big problem in the United States. In a recent study, only 9.4% of American students performed at the top level in a … Continue reading […]

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Dividend Investing Is a Straightforward Way to Produce Income

Dividend Investing Is a Straightforward Way to Produce Income Unlike most stocks, where you only make money by selling them for more than the purchase price and any related commission, dividend stocks pay you for simply owning them. Since you’re receiving regular cash payments, you can score a worthwhile return … Continue reading at finance.townhall.com […]

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Eight personal finance classics every saver must read

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6 personal finance lessons we wish were taught in school

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4 steps for getting the best financial aid

Here are some things you can do to better your chances of getting more financial aid.(Photo: Thinkstock) We have all heard it in the news. Most of us have even heard it from our friends and family: Student loan debt is taking a serious toll on those who choose to pursue higher education. In order […]

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Michelle Singletary: Personal finance studies should be interesting, and unbiased

Posted Oct. 24, 2015 at 8:03 PM Article Source: www.telegram.com Personal Finance Personal Finance Personal FinanceKapoor/Dlabay/Hughes’ Personal Finance is the #1 market-leading Personal Finance text. It provides comprehensive coverage of pe… Personal Finance: 7 Steps To Effective Budgeting and Money Management To Build Personal Wealth (Save Money, Debt-Free, Money Tips, […]

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4 Things Scouting Teaches Kids About Personal Finance

Several images likely pop into your mind when you think about Boy Scouts and Girl Scouts: hiking, camping out in the woods and boxes of Thin Mints and those soft shortbread cookies. But there’s more to scouting than friendship and food. Your son or daughter can walk away with a series of skills, adding a […]

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