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Eight Ways to Borrow Less for College
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If you feel like college costs a lot more than it used to, you’re absolutely correct. The average in-state tuition at public, four-year schools has more than tripled since 1988 — even when adjusted for inflation — from the equivalent of $3,190 a year in 1988 to $9,970 in the 2017-18 school year. The average price […]

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Please, Don’t Borrow Money to Invest in Bitcoin (or Anything Else)
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The road to long-term wealth can be a long one, and when you think about it, many of us take some pretty extreme steps to reach our financial goals. Saving up enough cash for retirement often means investing a percentage of your income for several decades, for example. Some of us start businesses with long […]

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14 Things to Borrow, Not Buy
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If there’s one thing no one ever tells you about adulthood, it’s how easy it is to accumulate stuff. Let’s face it: Many families have tools, home décor, clothing, and seasonal storage crammed in closets, attics, and, of course, the garage. And the struggle isn’t limited to those who over-consume. Even minimalist families like mine […]

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