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Matthew Read
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11 votes

Why is the fractional-reserve banking not a Ponzi scheme?

9 votes
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Relocated to USA. How to get credit card without existing credit history / score?

8 votes

Sending money from Canada to the US

8 votes
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What does 'higher exchange rate' mean?

6 votes
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Legality of using a symbol as a signature for credit cards, checks, etc.?

6 votes

What's the difference between a certified check, a cashier's check, a money order, and a bank draft?

6 votes
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Dealing with credit cards and bank accounts when moving from US to UK

6 votes

The U.S. National Debt: What is it, where did it come from, and how does it work?

5 votes

Are there any countries where citizens are free to use any currency?

3 votes

Late on mortgage: Can the bank disclose this to my mortgage broker?

3 votes

What would happen if the Euro currency went bust?

3 votes

Are Kiva or other microlending institutions a decent way to improve overall yield?

2 votes

PayPal wants me to "add a bank account", another funding source. Credit card isn't working. Why?

2 votes

Why does my (bank) card constantly fail to work in stores/machines?

2 votes

How do credit card payments work? What ensures the retailer charges the right amount?

2 votes

How to calculate credit card interest with respect to grace period transactions?

2 votes

Is it legal if I'm managing my family's entire wealth?

1 vote

If the beneficiary of a Will is implicated or convicted of the deceased murder, does the Will still stand?

1 vote

Obtaining a Taxpayer Identification Number

1 vote

Is it always sane to follow inaction if the only alternative investment carries a risk of higher than 50% to end up with loss?

1 vote

Can I open a US bank account even if I don't live in the country?

1 vote

Is the no surcharge rule universal with regard to credit card purchases?

0 votes

Why is my credit card not showing on my credit report?

0 votes

I am an American citizen but have never lived in the US. Do I need to fill a W8-BEN or a W-9?

-1 votes

Why do 10 year-old luxury cars lose so much value?