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Brian’s Blog: If You’re Strapped for Cash, What Do You Do?

This is the time of year that many people look forward to that good old tax refund for an influx of ready cash into the family pocketbook. If you've been cash poor in the short term before, what's the most unusual way you've come up with the extra scratch?

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$10,000 Found in Shoebox Donated to Goodwill

A shoebox containing $10,000 was donated to the Goodwill in Sunnyside. A pair of shoes hid the money.

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Brian’s Blog: Fair Brings Back Money Memories

It's time for the Central Washington State Fair and kids all over are scheming and saving their money for fair fun. It brings back a lot of memories.

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Brian’s Blog: Throw A BBQ Without Breaking The Bank

There's still plenty of great weather left this summer for a backyard barbecue with friends and family.  You can do it without destroying your grocery budget.

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Brian’s Blog: Fill In The Blank “I Wish I Could Afford_______” [SURVEY]

Here's one of those chances to daydream a little, or get a little serious!

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Canada Has Eliminated the Penny

Even stacked together in a jar, all those pennies you have are fairly worthless. However, they may soon become collectors’ items.

Canada, our neighbor to the North, has just eliminated the penny in their latest federal budget, following the example of nations like Australia and New Zealand. The Canadian national mint will stop producing the one-cent coin over the next six months, and businesses have been asked to return pennies to be melted down.

We thought it was a joke too, but apparently the Great White North is serious:

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Mega Millions: What To Do if You Win

 

The latest Mega Millions jackpot is projected to be a half a billion dollars. What are the right things to do if some lucky ticket buyer in Yakima hits it big? 

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Pennies, Nickels and Dimes, Oh My! Coins on the Rise in the US — Dollars and Sense

Officials at the US Mint have spotted a sign they say is indicative of an improving economy — coin shipments are increasing.

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The Public Agrees, About $150,000 a Year Makes You ‘Rich’ — Survey of the Day

In light of the Occupy Wall Street movement focusing attention on the “one percent” and the debate over raising taxes on the wealthy, Gallup asked 1,012 adults how much money they would need to make a year in order to consider themselves rich.

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Costco Reports Strong Quarterly Results, Stock Drops

 

Costco Wholesale's stock price has fallen 3 percent Wednesday morning despite the company posting a quarterly profit that was 16 percent...

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