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BrenBarn
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518 votes

By 18 years of age, I want a brand new car that's $43,668

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Received an unexpected cashiers check for over $2K from another state - is this some scam?

98 votes

Does my tax refund need to be as close to zero dollars as possible?

93 votes

What (if any) is the reason to buy in small local stores?

69 votes
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Isn't the security of credit cards with chip worse than with signature?

58 votes
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Short term parking of a large inheritance?

56 votes
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Justification for aggressive investment strategy when young?

56 votes

I carelessly invested in a stock on a spike near the peak price. How can I salvage my investment?

47 votes

Friend was brainwashed by MLM-/ponzi investment scam. What can I do?

46 votes
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How much should retail investors spend on financial data subscriptions?

46 votes
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Everyone says save at least 10% of your income. What counts as "saving"?

46 votes

Ethics and investment

44 votes

Should I charge my children interest when they borrow money?

42 votes
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What are the downsides that prevent more people from working in high-income countries, and then retiring in low-income (and cost of living) ones?

38 votes
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Is a Roth IRA good for a high schooler?

36 votes
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How are long-term capital gains taxed if the gain pushes income into a new tax bracket?

30 votes

Moving out three months into my one year lease. What happens?

27 votes

Is This A Scam? Woman added me on LinkedIn first, then e-mailed offering me millions of dollars

24 votes

Why do people buy new cars they can not afford?

24 votes

Why isn't everybody rich?

22 votes
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Estimated Taxes after surge in income

19 votes
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What is the full formula for calculating a FICO 9 credit score?

19 votes

Should I use IRA money to pay down my student loans?

17 votes
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Rationale for lower deduction limits for married couples filing separately?

17 votes

Is it possible for the average person to profit on the stock market?

17 votes
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Should I care about expense ratios?

17 votes
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How are taxes tracked on investments which have already had tax paid on them?

15 votes

Revealing personal information on a bank statement

13 votes

Why buy insurance?

13 votes

How do I tell if I'm overspending on groceries?

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