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Whenever my wife hears mention of the Federal Reserve on television or the radio, her eyes glaze over ..
Every regular reader of this site knows I can be one cheap person. Just earlier today, for instance, ..
Lately, I’ve been using Google Finance more and more as a place to keep tabs on individual stocks. ..
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Last night, I came across a blog called Confessions of a Stressed-Out Mom. I came across it because ..
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I was only seven when my grandfather passed away, but during the last year and a half of his life, he made ..
Several times during the ongoing discussion of financial independence on this site, readers have asked ..
For many people, adulthood is a time to find your own path and walk alone, but some parents and children ..
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I wanted to finish up this week with what I felt was the biggest danger with financial independence. ..
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As a parent, there is a strong likelihood that at some point, your child will fail at their goals during ..
For many young people, one of the biggest fears of financial independence revolves around what happens ..
As a parent of a young child, I’m already struggling with the question of whether or not I should pay for my child’s ..
Many of my friends during my college and early post-college years were swimming in debt, some of them ..
Earlier today, I discussed methods for parents of young adults to talk to their children about money. ..
For some, deciding when to cut financial ties is easy. In my situation, it was the day I left for college: ..
Over the weekend, I participated in a really interesting activity that reinvigorated me to keep working ..