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6/12/14  Savings & Retirement
How language may affect how much money you save

A behavioral economics theory proposes that Americans' lack of savings may be influenced by the strong future-time references in the English language. Speakers of languages like English, with strong future tenses, tend to save less than citizens in countries that use languages with weak future-time references.

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5/13/14  Savings & RetirementSmart Spending Tips
3 Reasons Why You Should Resist the Urge to Spend Your Tax Refund

Don't waste your refund from Uncle Sam! If you are about to blow your refund on something frivolous, read this article first and learn why you shouldn't waste this windfall. 

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4/30/14  Savings & RetirementSmart Spending Tips
Life, taxes and how people use tax refunds

Learn more about income taxes and how Americans plan to use their refunds. Plus, find out how you may come out ahead by adjusting your W-4 tax withholdings. 

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3/27/14  Savings & Retirement
Choosing the Right Retirement Savings Vehicle

How to find the right retirement savings vehicle to meet your needs.

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3/14/14  Savings & RetirementSmart Spending Tips
Health Savings Accounts: not as foreboding as they seem

Health Savings Accounts are not as foreboding as they seem. DepositAccounts explains the basics of HSAs and outlines their benefits.

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3/1/14  Grab BagSavings & Retirement
Bitcoins: Is this digital currency better than regular money?

Thrilling investment or cyber Ponzi scheme? Will bitcoins achieve general acceptance, and is it time for you to use them?

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