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Will you spend too much this 4th of July? Depends on where you celebrate.

by Kathryn Flynn
According to Wallethub, the average household is expected to spend around $346.50 on Independence Day this year. Costs will add up quickly, especially if you plan on traveling. Here is a list of the best (and worst) cities to celebrate the 4th of July this year.

 

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Will you spend too much this 4th of July? Depends on where you celebrate.
According to Wallethub, the average household is expected to spend around $346.50 on Independence Day this year. Costs will add up quickly, especially if you plan on traveling. Here is a list of the best (and worst) cities to celebrate the 4th of July this year.
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College Savings Timeline: Time to get in gear
Even if your child has less than 18 years until college, you still have plenty of time to grow significant savings. Here are five things to focus on if college is 10 years away.
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529 college savings plans are great investments, but they're not foolproof. This slideshow reveals eight of the most common errors people make when choosing, investing in, and withdrawing from 529 plans.
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Can I use my 529 plan to buy electronics?
A question that’s been on the minds of families for some time now is whether or not “supplies and equipment” includes electronics such as computers, smartphones and tablets.
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5 characteristics of high school students heading to college
Students are more concerned than ever about the price of college and many are trying to avoid student loans. Here's a breakdown of why they're so motivated, and what they're doing to make their dreams a reality.
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