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11 top sources of college scholarships

Kiplinger.com, Contributing Writer, and Dylan Cunningham •
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Valedictorians and star quarterbacks aren’t the only ones earning college scholarships. In the 2011-12 school year, more than $6.2 billion in private scholarships was awarded to more than 1.8 million undergraduate students with all manner of academic and athletic achievements. Starting early is a key to success. The fall of your junior year of high

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How to raise money-smart kids

Taylor Schulte, Founder, Define Financial, CFP, and CEO •
Kiplinger

Our behaviors and attitudes towards money start forming early, and maybe earlier than we think. As a Cambridge University study on childhood money behaviors showed, kids can learn and take on new processes and tendencies by the age of 7! “Approaches, practices and skills which are modeled, discussed and demonstrated by parents and other significant

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6 things married couples should talk about when planning for retirement

Fullerton Financial Planning, Steve Fullerton, Investment Adviser, and Co-Founder •
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When they discuss the future, couples in their 50s and 60s often put the focus on their children and grandchildren or the needs of their aging parents. If they get around to talking about themselves at all, they might discuss an upcoming vacation or something that needs fixing around the house. But what they tend

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