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Choosing a college? 4 money tips to consider

Kelly Dilworth

If your high school senior is just now receiving his or her college acceptance letters, congratulations! This is an exciting time for all. Before you get too wrapped up in comparing college rankings, now’s the time to sit down with…
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Downsizing isn’t cheap — or easy

Julie Sherrier

Even my toaster has to go. It’s one of those fancy, stainless steel, four-slicer monstrosities. It won’t fit on the limited counter space in my new kitchen.

I’m in the midst of downsizing, and it isn’t pretty. I woke up one morning a couple of weeks ago and decided it was time to take the plunge and sell my house. What I was not prepared for was not only would I have to sell my house, but almost everything else I had accumulated over the past 20 years. Plus, I would have to buy a new home, which while less expensive, isn’t a cheap process.

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