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Most investing education focuses on how to buy stocks rather than how to sell them, but the decision about when and why to sell is critical.
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Looking to do good, a start-up Brooklyn church offers financial literacy lessons to the millennial "hipsters" gentrifying its neighborhood.
Expatriate Americans are renouncing their citizenship in record volumes because of increasingly onerous tax-filing requirements.
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By borrowing from your 401(k) retirement plan, you are missing out on opportunities for your money to grow substantially over the long haul.
Home Depot shoppers can keep accounts safe with little elbow grease: Call issuer and ask for a new card, if old card was used during data breach period.
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A study found that the average college savings or prepaid tuition account is now worth almost double what they were worth during the recession.
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