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Thomas H. Blanton

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Kiplinger's Personal Finance

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SLIDE SHOW
June 2017

Luxury Goods You Can Buy on a Subscription Plan

Always wanted to drive a new Caddy? Or carry the latest handbag, or stretch out on satiny cotton sheets? New subscription plans make it easier to treat yourself to such indulgences. Here's a look at ...

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Kip Tips
April 2017

New Ways to See Movies for Less

Sign up for an all-you-can-view plan, or see prerelease films free.

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Student Loans
January 2017

What Student Loan Borrowers Must Know About the Navient Lawsuit

If you think you've been affected, you may have some recourse.

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SLIDE SHOW
February 2017

Colleges With Lowest Average Graduating Debt, 2017

The cost of a college education continues to rise. In 2016-17 the average sticker price for an in-state, four-year public institution, including tuition, fees, and room and board, rose 2.7%, to $20,090 ...

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Stocks & Bonds
July 2016

How You Too Can Become a Venture Capitalist

It can be as simple as buying shares in a business through a crowdfunding portal.

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Kip Tips
January 2017

Last-Minute Ways to Empty Your Flexible Spending Account

If you still have money in your account, consider some eligible expenses you might not have thought of.

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Technology
July 2017

New Ways to Prove Your I.D.

Always struggling to remember your passwords and PINs? Don't worry, chances are they'll soon be replaced by tech-friendly identification software.

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