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Monday's need-to-know money news

<b>Today’s top story:</b> How small business owners should plan for retirement. <b>Also in the news:</b> Picking the right credit card for college students, …

Four college financial aid maneuvers that can backfire | Reuters

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Spiraling college costs can tempt families to stretch the truth trying to get more financial aid. These methods carry significant risks and may not even work.<p>There are legitimate ways to get better offers (see here),<p>but here’s what you want to avoid:<p>1. Lying about …

What Not to Buy at Drugstores

Here are ten things you're usually better off purchasing at warehouse clubs, dollar stores, big-box retailers or supermarkets.<p>Drugstores offer a …

Traditional vs Roth 401k | Is the Roth Really Better? Maybe Not!

Check this out. Recently my employer made a big announcement to our 401k plan: <b>We now have the choice to save our money under a Roth option if we want</b> …

The Breaking News

How Much House Can I Afford? 6 Ways to Find Out

If you want to purchase a home, you might wonder, “how much house can I afford to buy?” With the mortgage rates still close to its all-time lows and …

Selling

25 Essential Tricks for Quick and Easy Cleaning

Even though many of us are smack dab in the middle of winter, the stores are on a completely different schedule. They're all rolling out their spring …

11 Best Money Market Accounts and Rates

If you’ve got some money you want to put into a savings vehicle but you’re not interested in risky investments, you have options. Money market …

9 Simple Ways to Protect You from Fraud

Flickr source<p>Don’t be a victim of fraud. Take these simple steps to secure your data:<p>Have recent security breaches at Target and Neiman Marcus left …

The Best Finance Apps to Help Save You Time and Money

At MyBankTracker, we are always looking for ways to help people save money and get more out of their personal finances. A variety of useful banking …

18 Medical Expenses You Can Deduct From Your Taxes

There’s nothing fun about medical bills — or, most likely, the reason you got them. The debt that often results from medical bills can create a …

Don’t Get Caught in These Check Scams

Check floating and counterfeiting are among the many types of check fraud you have to worry about. In fact, 75 percent of companies were targets of …

5 Ways to Spring Clean Your Finances

With taxes out of the way, it’s time to prepare for some summer fun. But like your house, your finances will be much more manageable when you take …

Personal Finance

Square Cash Mobile App Review: Making Payments Simple and Seamless

Square Cash is the popular cash-transfer app from Square, the mobile payments company. The app — which can also be found online at Cash.me — is …

Time to Sell Your Pimco Funds?

Mohamed El-Erian’s departure leaves Bill Gross alone at the top of the mutual fund giant. You may do better with bond funds elsewhere.<p>Pimco, the …

Investing