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Young woman worrying about her finances.

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

How jobless grads can survive the basement years
Real-world tips from a financial columnist who had job challenges of her own and had to move back in with her parents at age 29.

An interesting suggestion here for students who want to minimize the amount they spend or borrow to attend university – study in low-tuition provinces like Quebec and Newfoundland.

How to chill a beer in three minutes
A very cool infographic.

So how are your investments doing?
A useful roundup of all the important stock and bond market benchmarks relevant to Canadian investors. Benchmarks are important for evaluating the performance of your portfolio.

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