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Scott Whitlock
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125 votes

Should I finance a new home theater at 0% even though I have the cash for it?

40 votes

How much life insurance do I need?

14 votes

Can slowing down your lifestyle save you money?

13 votes

Why do people use mortgages, when they could just pay for the house in full?

12 votes

What's the average nest egg (savings) for someone age 26? Website for comparison?

10 votes

What is the difference between "good debt" vs. "bad debt"?

10 votes

What are some good ways to control costs for groceries?

10 votes

What are some tips to help avoid impulse-buying?

9 votes

Online money management applications: Do you trust Mint.com or Quicken Online, or other personal finance tools online?

7 votes
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What's the difference between a Chequing account and a Savings account?

6 votes

Should I put more money down on one property and pay it off sooner or hold on to the cash?

5 votes

Can I charge interest on money that I have lent out, even though I am not a financial institution?

5 votes

When buying expensive electronics is it worth getting the extended warranty?

5 votes

Saving $1,000+ per month…what should I do with it?

4 votes
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What size "nest egg" should my husband and I have, and by what age?

4 votes

Should I have an RRSP on top of a pension?

3 votes

Does dollar cost averaging really work?

2 votes

How many credit cards is it reasonable to have?

2 votes

How can I increase my hourly pay as a software developer?

1 vote

Are funeral plots a good investment?

-1 votes

When changing jobs, how can you protect yourself?