The best of the web on money, markets and all things financial, as chosen daily by Globe and Mail personal finance columnist Rob Carrick.
Seven money mistakes to avoid in your 20s
A good list that includes studying the wrong thing and being too shy to negotiate your salary.
How far will you go to save money?
A blogger writes here about how she wore a pair of disposable one-month contact lenses for two years.
Make your stuff last longer
A long list of tips for getting maximum use out of everything from washing machines to coffee makers and clothes.
Get help with child care costs
Eight ways the government can help with these considerable costs.
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