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Planning to do some home improvements this summer? Consider purchasing these four items to save some cash before you start. Things to Buy in June - Zillow
From automated 401(k) deposits to making loan payments twice a month rather than once, it could pay to opt for more default modes in your life. Choosing the "Default Option" Can Save You a Bundle - DailyFinance
Apprehensive about investing? This chart may change your mind. The Cost of Sitting On Cash - Business Insider
Check out this handy guide for handling some of life's most cringe-worthy financial episodes—like when you take your boss out to dinner ... only to have your credit card declined. How to Deal with Six of the Most Awkward Money Moments - Lifehacker
The U.S. Financial Diaries Project tracks some curious spending habits when it comes to American households—like footwear costs. The Financial Diaries of Families - The Billfold
Turns out that a fancy house number can make a difference. 7 Ways to Increase Curb Appeal - BrightNest
If a salesman insists that Brad Pitt is investing in his venture ... run. 7 Surprising Tricks Financial Scammers Don't Want You To Know - InvestingAnswers
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