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You know your pet is part of their own consumer class when they shop in the healthy food section, wear Gucci, and have their own penthouse during your family vacation. 
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Yet my puppy loves eating garbage more than life itself.
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Should Luke keep renting or should he finally become a homeowner? Weigh in!  
Once again, I'm finding myself nearing the end of my one-year lease with the need to make a decision about my living situation. I moved to my current apartment in the summer of 2007, at a time when I had been more comfortable living off some of the income from my business. Until that point, I remained fiscally conservative with my extra income, putting as much into savings as possible, not believing earning an income from primarily blogging woul...
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Has Facebook's $19 billion purchase of WhatsApp made you think about your dreams and aspirations? Brian Acton's story of success motivates me. His easy going response to rejection is commendable. I too will not be easily disheartened; I will keep marching on!
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It's #friday  ! It's #valentinesday  ! Have a great one, everybody.
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Home grocery delivery services: what do you like/dislike about them? 
Although I don't take advantage of this type of service every time I need to go food shopping, grocery delivery is one luxury I enjoy about once a month. I've been been a customer of Peapod for about eighteen months. Peapod is a company associated with Stop & Shop, a supermarket in my area. The food they offer is the same as Stop & Shop's items, including store brands. Throughout almost this entire period, living in a New Jersey suburb, Peapod ha...
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Thinking of entering the stock market? Luke Landes tests a popular investing philosophy and reveals his biggest investing mistake in this recent post. 
After three months, my $1,000 investment portfolio, nicknamed "Feemaggeddon," is lagging. This portfolio is part of an investing challenge, the "Grow Your Dough Throwdown." It's a lighthearted competition featuring several top financial bloggers. I have two goals with this portfolio. The first is to test a specific popular investing philosophy. Among those who offer advice about choosing stocks for investing, one oft-repeated technique involves i...
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Happy mid week, folks! Talk about time flying by. Any exciting plans this weekend? I usually budget myself to splurge a little on the weekends; what about you? When do you tend to splurge and on what?
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How do you believe you will be affected by the #comcast  and #timewarner  merger?
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