Q&A with Financial Experts

Leave It to the Pros: Q&A with Financial Author Carmen Wong Ulrich

Over the last five weeks, we’ve been sitting down with the top financial experts in the country, asking them the important finance questions we all want (and need!) to know. This series, “Leave it to the Pros”, is up to round #6 today as we sit down with Carmen Wong Ulrich, CBS contributor and author of The Real Cost of Living.

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Get Your Finances in Order before the New Year

5 Things to Do with Your Money before the New Year

No, this is not another article about how to save money on gifts. There are already way too many people out there whose only “financial” thought right now is whether to buy their nephew an expensive new iPad or stick with a cheaper video game. And while that’s an important decision, there are also a number of personal financial loose ends that you should be taking care of before the end of the year.

Here are some ways to save (or at least not lose) your hard-earned money.

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Money Saving Ideas

How to Save Money: Small Cutbacks that Add Up

You often hear stats about how if you give up that morning cup of coffee at Starbucks, you’ll be saving x dollars per year. That’s great, but some of us just aren’t ready to give up that shot of energy in the morning. That’s okay! There are many other small changes you can make in your life that can add up to big savings over time. Here are a few to consider.

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