Beware of Hidden Pitfalls When Selling Online

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Online marketplaces make it easy to list items for sale, whether you run a small business or are simply engaging in a little spring cleaning. It doesn’t take long to showcase your item to a wide audience online, increasing your chance of a profitable, quick sale. However, terms and conditions can vary widely when you’re […]

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Review: The Unwinding: An Inner History of the New America

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Some believe Americans live in a new age of decline. In The Unwinding: An Inner History of the New America, author George Packer invites readers to test their views on decline while reading 430 pages of journalistic narrative on a selection of Americans and their activities from the last twenty-five years. The book does not […]

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Equity Release: The Pros and Cons

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More and more people are finding that their retirement funds are not enough to see them through. Others who are approaching retirement are feeling the financial pressure to continue working. In order to provide a solution, an increasing number of individuals are turning to equity release. Equity release is a means of borrowing against the […]

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Six Places to Turn for Investment Advice

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You’re a motivated, goal-oriented person who believes all the experts when they claim that wise investments are a key to a secure future. However, when you think about investing or adjusting the portfolio you already have, the prospect might send chills down your spine. There are many places where you can go for sound insight […]

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The Simple Economics of High Occupancy (HOT) Lanes

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Some cities and states are experimenting with tolls lanes on congested commuter highways to cut commute times. The new lanes are called HOT lanes, which stands for High Occupancy Toll. Highway officials argue the new policy gives a choice to crawl along in traffic or get in the fast lane. State Department of Transportation officials […]

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Should You Pay Debt or Should You Invest?

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This guest post is from Blair Thomas. Finding the right path financially to put yourself on the path out of debt and towards your long-term financial goals can be difficult. When you compare paying off debt against investing towards your future there are attractive merits to both approaches. Being debt free means you no longer […]

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Acts of God: Insuring Against Nature

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This guest post is from Peter. Your homeowner’s insurance policy is intended to offer a helping hand in the event of theft or damage to your home, providing peace of mind that unpredictable but common occurrences in life will not have an undue effect on your life. However, most policies do not provide protection under […]

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