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The Economy in 2021
Everything has changed a lot over the last year, and it feels to me like the economy is still kind of fluctuating. Any idea how things will look this year? What changes might be permanent?
Buying a Second Home in Another State
I live in Florida and think I want a property in another state, as an investment/vacation spot. Any specific regions you think I should target?
Auto Trends in 2021
Any interesting trends in the auto industry for the coming year? Feels like after the slump that was 2020, we should be in line for some interesting things.
How to Actually Keep Your New Year's Debt Resolution
I’m committed to paying off at least some debt as my resolution this year. I had the same goal last year and failed, so I think I need some help. Any hot tips?
Financially Supporting Your Elderly Parents
My siblings and I have been talking about how to help my parents navigate their remaining years. Any advice?
Shopping and Investing Locally
I’m trying to cut back on online shopping and invest more money in my local economy. Do you have any tips that might make this easier for me?
Guiding Your High School Senior During COVID
My son graduates from high school in a few months and I’m trying to figure out the right advice to give. Going out on your own is never easy, and it’s especially hard these days!
What is the Quickest Way to Wire Money?
I recently had to send my brother a few hundred dollars and paid a lot in fees. Wondering if there’s a better way to do it.
New Types of Jobs Emerging from COVID-19
I’ve been lucky enough to keep my job, but I’m wondering about younger people and those out of work - what options do they have for job searching
When Will We Be Able to Get the Coronavirus Vaccine?
How will the coronavirus vaccine distribution work? And will it cost anything? I’m hearing that one might be ready soon, but does that mean I can just go to my pharmacy and get it?
Where is the Housing Market Headed?
I’ve been reading about how there hasn’t really been a dip in homebuying even with COVID and the economic struggles. Any idea where the market’s headed?
Which Budget System is Best for Me?
I’m looking at different options for budgeting software and keep hearing about various styles of budgeting.
Home Improvement Tips and Ideas
I’ve got about $2,000 set aside for home improvements and I’m trying to figure out the best way to spend it. Any thoughts about the best way to put my money to work?
Get More Out of Life Than Just "Work"
How do I slow down, enjoy life, and not start stressing about money again?
Is Buying a Boat a Bad Investment?
I’m thinking of buying a boat. I’ve got enough to pay cash for a decent ship, but I’m wondering how good or bad of an investment it might be.
Is Now a Good Time to Book Future Travel
Is it worth buying holiday travel right now? I feel like it’s not necessarily safe to board a plane, but that could change in a few months and the prices I’m seeing are hard to beat.