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Peter McDougall

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Peter McDougall is a freelance writer who lives in Freeport, Maine, with his wife and their dog.

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Four Ways to Keep Inflation Fears at Bay

By Peter McDougall

Everyone worries about the cost of living, but you don't have to if you follow these four tips.

10:59AM 11/06/08

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Phishing Scams Add to Market Woes

By Peter McDougall

Phishing scams are at an all-time high, so know how to protect yourself in these turbulent times.

11:06AM 11/05/08

Article

Fed Funds Rate Cut a Double-Edged Sword

By Peter McDougall

The federal funds rate now stands at a five-year low, but you may not benefit as much as banks will.

11:57AM 10/31/08

Article

Filing for Bankruptcy May Stave Off Disaster

By Peter McDougall

As a last resort, filing for bankruptcy may help you avoid financial disaster.

11:17AM 10/30/08

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Short Sales Can Leave Homeowners Short

By Peter McDougall

To save their credit, some foreclosed-upon homeowners are selling their homes for less than what they owe on their mortgages.

11:00AM 10/29/08

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Debt Warning Signs, and Ways to Dig Out

By Peter McDougall

Four clues you've taken on too much debt, and four tips to get out from under it.

10:58AM 10/27/08

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Holiday Jobs: How to Snag One, What to Expect

By Peter McDougall

Tips to help improve the odds of landing that seasonal job.

12:00PM 10/23/08

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Mortgage Rates: Lock In or Float?

By Peter McDougall

With the recent volatility in mortgage rates, it's difficult to know whether to sit tight or lock in a new rate when shopping for a new mortgage.

10:43AM 10/22/08

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Tame Your Credit Card Interest With Transfers

By Peter McDougall

As a recession looms, a quick and easy way to save money is to transfer credt card balances.

11:55AM 10/17/08

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Retirement-Plan Reality Check

By Peter McDougall

The BankingMyWay.com calculator helps you figure out how much you need to save in light of the stock market crash.

11:45AM 10/16/08

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