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January 2016

Savings FOMO

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FOMO (acronym, “fear of missing out”): a form of social anxiety – a compulsive concern that one might miss an opportunity or satisfying event, often aroused by posts seen on social media websites. – Urban Dictionary Saving is hard, and especially so when you’re young. You’re not yet making as…

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“Use the Force, Luke”

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I was recently asked to suggest a list of topics for a seminar series on personal finance. So I jotted down some thoughts on the usual suspects: buying a first house, investment basics, tax-savings strategies, saving money on college, etc. Just for fun, I also suggested a session that I…

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