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Personal Capital and Mint are two of the most prominent financial services platforms. They both offer a free service that offers users powerful money management or investment tools to help manage ... Read More about Personal Capital vs. Mint – Which is the Best Financial Software?
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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?
I think we can generally agree that for most people, owning a home is better than renting, especially from a financial standpoint. But are there times when renting makes more sense than owning a home? ... Read More about Five Situations Where Renting Makes More Sense Than Owning a Home