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Here's an odd way to make it through college debt free

Despite presidential hopeful Bernie Sandersí best efforts, college in America still costs money.

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Allstate will offer insurance for ride-sharing app drivers

Allstate will start insuring drivers who pick up passengers through ride-hailing apps like Uber and Lyft. Read more »

June 3, 2015

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The economic crisis is helping one person in particular make money, not lose it

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Since 2009, rental vacancies have fallen from 11 to 7 percent, a side effect of the rising costs of owning a home, according to Matt Phillips for Quartz. This has essentially eliminated rental... Read more »

June 2, 2015

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Greece submits draft bailout plan, creditors say not enough

Greece submitted a proposal for an agreement with its bailout lenders, the country's prime minister said Tuesday, in the hope of getting desperately needed rescue money — but its creditors... Read more »

June 2, 2015

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US factory orders slump in April; 8th decline in 9 months

U.S. factory orders tumbled in April, a sign that manufacturers are struggling amid a stronger dollar and cheaper oil. Read more »

June 2, 2015

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Greece casts shadow as ECB gauges strength of recovery

More and more, Europe's economy is showing signs of life. Now if only this Greek thing would clear up. Read more »

June 2, 2015

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India's central bank cuts key interest rate to boost growth

India's central bank cut a key interest rate by a quarter percentage point Tuesday, the third such reduction this year in support of government efforts to boost growth. Read more »

June 2, 2015

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Dave Ramsey says: The long-term effects of declaring bankruptcy

I recommend people do everything they can to avoid bankruptcy. It’s not an easy do-over; it’s a last-resort kind of thing. And in the vast majority of situations, it’s just not... Read more »

June 2, 2015

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Michelle Singletary: Helping your adult children learn to fly

I'm all for helping children leave the nest. But if you can afford to give them help before they launch, it's not going to stifle their independence if they are otherwise financially responsible. Read more »

June 2, 2015

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Balancing act: It's time, again, to leave my comfort zone

It was in September 2011 that I made a huge leap of faith. After 20 years as a professional journalist, I left the comfort of my full-time newspaper career to start a new job managing a team of... Read more »

June 2, 2015

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Randy Shumway: A new chapter of US-Cuban trade relations

The opening of U.S.–Cuban relations could significantly improve human rights in Cuba and the economies of both countries — creating new jobs, boosting U.S. exports and reducing the need... Read more »

June 2, 2015

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Get ready for a real-life Nintendo Land

Universal Studios and Nintendo have partnered to create theme park attractions based on Nintendo's iconic video game worlds. Read more »

June 2, 2015

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These are the 10 best countries for innovation, and America barely makes the cut

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America is spending less money on research and development, which could mean trouble for the future of innovation. Read more »

June 1, 2015

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Transportation plan focuses on mass transit and bicycle expansion, improving air quality

As the population along the Wasatch Front grows over the next 25 years, Utahns likely will see the role of mass transportation and bicycles increase right along with it, according to a new report. Read more »

June 1, 2015

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Which 2 Utah cities made the cut for housing you can afford and quality job markets?

Salt Lake and Provo are ranked as having great job opportunities and affordable housing. Read more »

June 1, 2015

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Obama muses about his legacy, offers counterpoint to GOP

President Barack Obama is not shy about defining his achievements and casting them in the most positive light, yet he is loath to talk about his "legacy." Read more »

June 1, 2015

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Is your financial house in order? 10 questions for Latter-day Saint families

Here is a simple checklist to help you assess whether your family’s financial house is in order. Read more »

May 31, 2015

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Dave Ramsey says: Build your budget together

The budget process, if you’re the nerd in the family, should start with you writing it all out. Then he sits down with you, has an equal say in the decisions and you two OK it together. Read more »

May 31, 2015

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‘Wife bonus:’ Is paying women extra for child care and housework the answer?

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Even though motherhood and a happy family may be their own reward, some women are getting an added “wife bonus” as an extra incentive for managing their household and taking care of... Read more »

May 29, 2015

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Recalls this week: Folding knives, night lights, bicycles

More than 150,000 folding knives are being recalled because of a faulty locking mechanism that can result in lacerations. Other consumer products being recalled this week include night lights and... Read more »

May 29, 2015

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1 number you should check each year to avoid identity theft

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A new video by Bankrate has some advice about protecting your identity. Read more »

May 28, 2015

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Hero2Hire helps veterans, spouses find employment

The Hero2Hired job fair kicked off Thursday at the Davis Conference Center. The job fair helps military members, veterans and their spouses find employment. Read more »

May 28, 2015

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Is rent out of reach? Study shows how 11 US cities stack up

Renters are on the rise in America's biggest cities, but many tenants are scrambling to keep up with growing rent bills and shrinking vacancies, according to a study being released Thursday. Read more »

May 28, 2015

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Exxon shareholders to vote on climate change, fracking

Shareholders are considering whether Exxon Mobil should put a climate-change expert on its board. Read more »

May 27, 2015

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