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4 reasons why you shouldn't shop on Black Friday this year

Shopping on Black Friday seems like good financial sense, but here are four reasons why you shouldn't.

Utah gas prices down, but 9th highest in the nation

Gas prices in Utah remain among the highest in the nation despite a recent drop at the pumps. Read more »

Nov. 11, 2014

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Dave Ramsey says: Coach your kids on how to pay for college

If you want her to pay for college, then, as her dad, you have to coach her on how she’s supposed to come up with the money and manage it properly. Read more »

Nov. 11, 2014

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Family matters: Why strong families make strong economies

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The families of entrepreneurs often play a crucial role in providing the resources—human, social, and financial—necessary for fledgling businesses to succeed. In order for a society to... Read more »

Nov. 11, 2014

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Top 10 cities for veterans

Where veterans should live in order to get the biggest bang for their buck, according to a recent WalletHub study. Read more »

Nov. 11, 2014

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Balancing act: It's time for men to speak up about work-life balance

In a recent survey, 78 percent of female respondents reported that they had never heard a successful man talk about the difficulty of having a career and a family. So why aren't more men making... Read more »

Nov. 11, 2014

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Christian celeb couple pledge $25 million to help Iraqi and Syrian Christians

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Christian televisions producers Mark Burnett and Roma Downey, of the acclaimed "The Bible" series, are raising $25 million with help from King Abdullah II of Jordan to help displaced Christians in... Read more »

Nov. 11, 2014

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Why low prices are actually a bad thing

Cheap oil prices. Low inflation. Sound like a dream come true? In economics, dreams have a way of turning into nightmares. Read more »

Nov. 10, 2014

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Taking small steps to get your financial life on track

What financial planning would you do if you could spare 60 minutes in your day? That was the question Fidelity Investments posed to women (as well as men) in a survey in October. Read more »

Nov. 10, 2014

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Target offers early access to Black Friday deals

Target wants to extend Black Friday well before Thanksgiving. Read more »

Nov. 10, 2014

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How to prepare your credit card for the holiday shopping season

For many of us, the run up to the holiday season is our highest-spending period of the year, and our credit cards take on a new importance. Here are some hints for trouble-free shopping. Read more »

Nov. 10, 2014

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401(k)s gain a bit more traction

There's some good news on the retirement savings front. Read more »

Nov. 10, 2014

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Asian shares higher on China, US data; Japan falls

Asian stock markets were mostly higher Monday after the release of strong U.S. jobs figures and weekend data showing China's exports remained on an upward trend. Read more »

Nov. 9, 2014

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The growing popularity of gluten-free food: Will it last?

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Gluten is a bad word for many people in America. The question is, will this anti-wheat trend continue or dissipate, and what are the impacts on our health? Read more »

Nov. 8, 2014

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8 ways to cut costs on holiday travel

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If you want to spend the holidays with family or friends, buying expensive flights can be a necessary evil. Here are some tips to save money on holiday airline travel. Read more »

Nov. 8, 2014

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Why you've got the career ladder all wrong

Mention a climb up the career ladder to most people, and their first thought is moving into the job of their immediate supervisor. This might be the most obvious move, but it is often not the best. Read more »

Nov. 7, 2014

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Four states give themselves a pay raise at the polls

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Voters in four states voted to give themselves a raise at the polls on Tuesday, following in the footsteps of a dozen others states that have hiked minimum wages in the last two years. Read more »

Nov. 7, 2014

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Are workplace perks the answer to employee unhappiness?

Happy workers mean more productivity and company worth, but only 20 percent of workers feel really valued. Read more »

Nov. 7, 2014

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How much does a C grade in school affect your future income?

Not only do better grades in school help you down the line, but a bad grade in college could cost you tens of thousands of dollars. Read more »

Nov. 7, 2014

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Don't always trust a car's posted fuel efficiency sticker

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Kia and Hyundai are being penalized for overstating the mpg on a number of their vehicles, and they are not the first automakers to do so. Here are some tips on doing how to research first before... Read more »

Nov. 7, 2014

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US consumer borrowing up $15.9 billion to record

U.S. consumers increased their borrowing in September with gains in credit card debt and auto and student loans. Read more »

Nov. 7, 2014

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The Mortgage Professor: Why the standard mortgage is obsolete

One of the things I have learned from many years of answering questions from consumers is that often they try to manage their mortgage in one way or another, but without much success. The existing... Read more »

Nov. 6, 2014

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5 ways to be retirement rich

It’s not all that surprising that, according to Gallup, Americans' No. 1 worry is whether or not they’ll be able to afford retirement. But that doesn’t mean we should all just... Read more »

Nov. 6, 2014

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