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Recently, I saw an article on CNN Money that looks at the stories of six people priced out of their housing markets. Many of these folks are looking in urban areas on the coasts. As you might imagine, ... Read More about Can You Afford Where You Live?
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Not to long ago, I was listening to a discussion on NPR about why people have a hard time saving for retirement. One of the reasons that many people have a hard time getting excited about saving for ... Read More about Do You See Your Retirement Contribution as a Loss? Getting Past Roadblocks to Investing