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The best of the web on money, markets and all things financial, as chosen daily by Globe and Mail personal finance columnist Rob Carrick.

Does your spouse hold you back financially?
Advice for couples on making sure they're on the same page when it comes to money matters.

Bigtime savings on car repairs
It says here that if you're willing to invest a little time, it's possible to save a tonne in maintaining and repairing your vehicle.

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Five things you didn't know about tipping
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Gen Y's financial nightmare
These charts show how common it is for young adult Americans to be in financial stress.

A Boston Globe columnist critiqued Gen Y recently – "A generation of idle trophy kids" - and generated this scathing response.

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