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Spousal IRA

Apr 25, 2008
Question: I am a 30 yr old man with a 9 month old son and a stay at home mom to take care of. I have started contributing to a Roth IRA this year....
Posted In: retirement savings

Canceling Credit Cards

Apr 24, 2008
Question: I would like to cancel some of my credit cards that I no longer use. I'm concerned about identity theft, and about fees charged on cards...
Posted In: Credit Cards

Money Market Savings Accounts

Apr 23, 2008
Question: Chris -- You mentioned money market mutual funds a couple times on last week's show. Are money market mutual funds the same as money...
Posted In: banking

Saving for College

Apr 22, 2008
Question: On average, we save about $1000 a month. $500 of it goes to a 529 college savings plan for our son (he's about two years old). $200...
Posted In: Investing

Green Cards and Social Security

Apr 21, 2008
Question: I have 2 questions: 1: Is it true only US Citizens can collect SS when they retire; Green card holders do not qualify?...
Posted In: Social Security

Remodel Home?

Apr 19, 2008
Question: We are currently faced with a dilemma. My wife and I bought a home years back with the eventual assumption that we would outgrow it and...
Posted In: Housing

Switching Life Insurance Plans?

Apr 17, 2008
Question: I am a single, 40 year old woman, no dependents. I got a New England Life Insurance policy about 13 years ago - not for a payout if I die...
Posted In: insurance

A Rollover IRA

Apr 16, 2008
Question: I was recently hired for a job in the public sector, working for the state of New York. My previous job was in the private sector. My 401...
Posted In: retirement savings, Taxes

Managing Money for 10 Years

Apr 15, 2008
Question: My husband, Gregg, runs a non-profit literary arts organization called the Citylit project (create link to He...
Posted In: Investing


Apr 15, 2008
Question: My wife and both turn 50 this year. Our son is graduating college and our daughter enters college this fall. We are downsizing into a...
Posted In: Housing, Taxes



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