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Have a money market account? Read those statements.

My parents help me out a lot with finding good deals, especially when it comes to squirreling away my savings. A few months ago, they recommended a money market account with a 1 percent interest rate. The minimum was $10,000. … Continue reading

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How much does the Tooth Fairy leave at your house?

The Tooth Fairy, on average, leaves $3 per tooth, according to a survey by Visa that was released this morning.

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Collectibles that are worth the investment

As biz reporter Sean Adkins will tell you – some collectibles are not only things to treasure, they are worth serious dough. You see, Sean’s convinced his mint-condition He-man figures are a veritable treasure trove of value – and according … Continue reading

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Gas prices creeping up: here’s why

Gas prices in York are up about four cents this week compared with last week, with an average price of $3.58, according to GasBuddy.,com. It’s a trend that is repeating across the country and TheStreet has broken down the top … Continue reading

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Earnings reports take center stage

Investors and market watchers are preparing for an avalanche of second quarter earnings reports in the next couple weeks. In York County, three big companies are expected to issue their earnings this week and more companies across the country are … Continue reading

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Yard sales can yield big collectibles

TheStreet examines yard sale finds that can yield big profits

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Free services more people should take advantage of: e-book lending

Ashley Wislock discusses a new survey that shows most people don’t take advantage of free library e-book lending

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Credit cards and vending machines

Vending machines are becoming increasingly cashless. York Common Cents asks if you would use one.

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Got $20 million lying around? You can afford one of these amazing ‘smart homes

If I ever hit the lottery, the first thing I’m planning to do is pay off my student loans. After that, I’m buying a cool house – preferably one that looks like this: This swanky Brooklyn home is on the … Continue reading

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Cutting back on wedding can save big money

“One hundred guests, $4,000″ seems like a nearly impossible feat for couples planning their weddings these days, but one contributor on TheStreet did it – and she is sharing her experience to help other couples budget. Abigail Dalton realized her … Continue reading

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