Personal Finance Roundup

6 ways to get top dollar for your car [MSN Money] “Some sprucing up and savvy marketing can help you sell your vehicle for a lot more cash than a dealer would ever offer you.”

Headed for an Outlet Mall? Wear Your Thinking Cap [Smart Money] “Use these six tips for make sure you’re getting the best deal.”

Recessionomics 101: How to Make Extra Money [Wall Street Journal] “Fortunately, there also are many ways to earn extra cash even when full-time jobs and extra shifts aren’t an option.”

Giving to Haiti?
There’s a Tax Benefit, Too
[Kiplinger] “Itemizers don’t have to wait until they file their 2010 returns, but some might want to.”

Beware the 4 new asset bubbles [CNN Money] “We’re now seeing the same signs that exposed the frenzy in real estate: prices flying far above their historic averages.”


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