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The Value of Being You

DailyWorth recently had the pleasure and privilege of interviewing Gretchen Rubin, author of "The Happiness Project" the same week that her book hit The New York Times best-seller list. Gretchen Rubin's new book, "The Happiness Project,"...

Debt Diet, Part I

Gerri Detweiler and Mary Reed are co-authors of "Debt Collection Answers: How to Use Debt Collection Laws to Protect Your Rights." They also answer debt questions at DebtCollectionAnswers.com. Just as the same old diet advice (eat less! exercise...

The (Female) Cost of Living

It sounds almost silly: A survey of drug store goods, in the January issue of Consumer Reports, found that items aimed at women tend to cost more—sometimes 50% or 60% more. What's disturbing is how pervasive and financially poisonous the...

Ways to Avoid Foreclosure

Foreclosure rates are at an all-time high: nearly a million homeowners faced the big F in the third quarter of 2009 alone. Millions more are on the brink, because of epic job losses and plunging home values. If you're finding it hard to meet your...

Holiday Tipping Guide

Holiday tips have become an accepted—and often expected—gesture of appreciation. But how much, to whom, and for what? We've scoured the holiday tipping guides and consulted with etiquette expert Anna Post, to bring you the following holiday...

3 Reasons to Avoid Outlet Malls

Outlet malls lure shoppers with the promise of designer goods at fire sale prices—but many don't deliver bona fide bargains, so beware. Here are three ways outlet malls tempt you to spend: That looong drive. Consumer research shows that with most...

Celebrate 'Buy Nothing Day'

Around the world today, consumers are celebrating Buy Nothing Day as an alternative to Black Friday. The idea is to put materialism on hold, just for a day, at the very moment when the pressure to spend is most intense. What is the point, given...

When Bankruptcy is the Right Choice

Bankruptcy still has that whiff of shame and failure, but in some cases it's the best possible move under the circumstances. The question is: Which circumstances signal that declaring bankruptcy could be the smartest move for you? Personal...

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