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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.

I know we just met, but let's talk about debt
A look at eight questions about money for couples.

Don't expect too much from dividends
There's no advantage of an investment strategy focused on stocks that pay a dividend, it says here.

You won't believe what I've spent on music
A blogger totals up a lifetime's spending on records, CDs, concerts and hardware. He says it's worth it, and I totally agree as a fairly big music spender myself.

There goes my appetite
A slideshow on the 13 things you should never order at a restaurant, including tap water, gourmet burgers and free bar snacks.

More money
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