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Jeff Brown

Jeff Brown's personal finance columns have appeared in over 100 newspapers. He has blogged for The New York Times and PBS' Nightly Business Report, and he writes regularly for Knowledge@Wharton, the business journal at the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania.

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Recovery Means You Need to Look at Local Real Estate Markets Again

By Jeff Brown

The country is no longer in a monolithic mess. The West Coast is a seller's market, while the Midwest and East Coast favor buyers.

10:00AM 03/25/14

You Can Make Up for Never Buying a Home

By Jeff Brown

A tenth of renters would like to buy a home in the next year. Are the rest condemning themselves to financial doom?

10:00AM 03/20/14

How We Learned to Love Target-Date Funds in a Decade

By Jeff Brown

Vanguard says 55% of participants in its 401(k)s now have target-date funds, up from 2% in 2004, with about 34% of all contributions now directed toward. What happened?

10:00AM 03/18/14

Why You're Stuck With Your Mortgage

By Jeff Brown

It's common rationalization to think you'll get the best mortgage you can now and refinance later if things change, but you may well get rejected for a refi.

10:00AM 03/13/14

Bond Returns Lose Their Double-Digit Returns (and Appeal)

By Jeff Brown

The best bond forecasts seem to say is that their returns are still better than your basic bank savings account.

10:00AM 03/11/14

Is the Market Ready for Short-Term Homeownership?

By Jeff Brown

Recession-era advise has been against buying a home if you didn't expect to stay put for seven, eight, even 10 years. Here's how you might go shorter.

10:00AM 03/06/14

Spending for College Can Be Nearly as Hard as Saving for It

By Jeff Brown

Of you have eight semesters to pay for, the question is: Which funds to use when?

10:00AM 03/04/14

Get Practical With Bitcoin: Will It Buy You a House?

By Jeff Brown

Using Bitcoin to buy a house here in the U.S. may not be sensible. But overseas? It's worth considering.

10:00AM 02/27/14

Think Twice About Borrowing Maximum for a Home

By Jeff Brown

Figuring affordability has a flaw: You need to stay employed and have even double or triple to income to cover all the costs.

01:41PM 02/25/14

Who Owns the House After the Lover's Moved In

By Jeff Brown

If you start chipping in on mortgage payments, how would the two of you divvy up the home equity if you were to part ways?

10:00AM 02/20/14

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