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Michelle Singletary: Thinking of cashing in your home's equity? Here's something you should know

Michelle Singletary: When is it morally right to duck debt?

Michelle Singletary: Resist the urge to become a banker to grown children

Michelle Singletary: IRS says it has refunds worth $1.1 billion just waiting to be claimed

Michelle Singletary: When a $4,000 dress is a symbol of frugality

Michelle Singletary: It's not fun to do a 'paycheck checkup' — but do it anyway

Michelle Singletary: Same old tax scam, but with a new troubling twist

Michelle Singletary: Check your paycheck — you might be getting too much money

Michelle Singletary: Four lessons from the stock market if you're looking for love

Michelle Singletary: Stop charging me to attend your celebrations

Michelle Singletary: Want to save more money? Try these 3 financial fasts

No cash businesses?

Guidelines for mortgage debt to income ratios; don't invest in commodities

Michelle Singletary: Start the new year looking at your taxes

Michelle Singletary: Don't be fooled by the word 'sale'

Business issues and family

The past can haunt you

Michelle Singletary: Don't gamble on becoming a bitcoin millionaire

Michelle Singletary: Being debt-free for the holidays is a feeling you can't buy in a store

What to do after getting a raise

Chris Hogan: 5 money moves to make before the end of 2017

Budgeting for holiday happiness, plus 5 financial gotchas during the holiday season

Michelle Singletary: Financial vulnerability keeps many women quiet

How to create a plan to support the dream of home ownership

Michelle Singletary: Don't be embarrassed if you can't afford a holiday visit

Dave Ramsey: Should parents ask their soon-to-be lawyer son to pay off student loan debt?

Dave Ramsey: Married or single, budgeting is the key

Michelle Singletary: Ask and you might receive

Teaching a preteen the value of giving vs. getting

Michelle Singletary: The 401(k) millionaire next door

Handling rental property in the baby steps

Michelle Singletary: Don't fall for student loan relief scams

What's the difference between a bank and a credit union?

Michelle Singletary: 3 tips to help protect seniors from fraud

A readers asks if he should buy vacation home and rent it when not in use?

Michelle Singletary: October is a spooky month for cybersecurity awareness

Financial tips for son going to college

Michelle Singletary: After the Equifax massive data breach, so many questions

Where do I put the money?

Michelle Singletary: Equifax breach gives us a deeper look into credit bureaus

Help parents or pay student loans?

Michelle Singletary: Make a regular plan to give, because there's always a need

Keep separate accounts for business, personal expenses — no matter how small the business

Michelle Singletary: Don't be fooled by Hurricane Harvey flood scams

You need a better plan

Michelle Singletary: The cost of racism

5 tips for back-to-school budgeting

Michelle Singletary: Be wary of 'free' offers — there's always a price to pay