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Anastasia graduated from San Jose State University with a major in journalism and is a writer and editor across web and print media. Her coverage expertise includes technology, business, finance, and general interest news.

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Anastasia has written 30 posts on Shrinkage Is Good

03.15.10

401k the New Angel Investor

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tweetmeme_url = ‘http://www.billshrink.com/blog/7943/401k-the-new-angel-investor/’; Using a 401k to start or fund a business has been a hotly debated topic among industry leaders. Some glorify their business success stories and the 401k plans that made it all possible. Others criticize the practice as an unstable and risky alternative to creating a business savings. To the opposition, why use an unreliable financial strategy

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03.12.10

DEVOUR by Motorola Hits Shelves Soon

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The Motorola DEVOUR arrival is nearing and you can get an inside look here before the March 15 release date.

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03.12.10

Bank of America, Banking on Overdrafts?

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// < ![CDATA[ tweetmeme_url = 'http://www.billshrink.com/blog/7898/bank-of-america-overdraft/'; // ]]> Bank of America is going ahead with a new overdraft policy, announced Wednesday, intended to protect customers by avoiding account overdrafts. This action comes in advance of the Federal Reserve’s July 1 deadline for banks to comply with new opt-in overdraft regulation. Overdraft fees are a more than $100 million dollar business

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03.10.10

Gas Meter, a Weekly Report

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The average price of gasoline remains on an upward trend this week. Across all regions, the retail gasoline has seen a significant up-tick compared to last week. This brings the national average to $2.751. Compared to the same period last year, the national average has increased by $0.810.

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03.10.10

Savings and Credit, an Interest Rate Round-up

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Below is a round-up of this week’s interest rates from the Federal Reserve.

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03.08.10

National Consumer Protection Week: This Week’s Money Saving Tip

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This week is National Consumer Protection Week, but the question remains: how will Americans participate?

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03.05.10

Cell Phone Plans, This Week’s Money Saving Tip

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Use this week’s tip on cell phone plans to beat service contracts!

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