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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.

The moment I outgrew my money
A blogger reflects on the moment she realized she achieved financial peace by realizing she had enough money and didn't need to struggle so hard to make more.

The obesity penalty
Obese people earn less, this Swedish study shows. The reasons why are more complex that you might think.

Our national Alzheimer's debacle
A long but compelling first-person account of caring for an elderly aunt with Alzheimer's. The scary numbers quoted here are for the United States, but the theme applies just as much here in Canada.

How to earn 100,000 Aeroplan points
A roundup of travel reward cards with generous welcome bonuses for new clients in the form of free Aeroplan points.

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