In 2014, the Affordable Care Act will force insurance companies to insure everyone. So why not just drop your health coverage, pay the penalty, then buy insurance if you get sick? Check out this exchange on health care reform between me and a reader.
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A look at five interesting personal finance posts from other bloggers around the Web. This week: surviving IKEA, enjoying the beach, savoring happy hour, thinking about salaries, and what Benihana can teach you.
The media is talking about which politicians “won” and “lost” when the Supreme Court ruled on health care reform. But here’s what really matters: how it all affects you.
Live to ride, ride to live. But save a few bucks while you’re at it.
You pay off a credit card debt by settling it for less than you owed. Problem solved? With the debt, yes. With your credit score, no. Here’s how to destroy debts without destroying your score.
Here’s how to get the biggest bang for your buck on life insurance, as well as decide how much you need.
A look at five interesting personal finance posts from other bloggers around the Web. This week: how to treat summertime ailments, how to send the kids to free movies, how to send yourself overseas, how to paint your house, and how to avoid insurance mishaps.