Personal Finance Roundup

7 steps to clean up your credit report [MSN Money] “Errors are common: Here’s how to find and fix them.”

10 Things Life Insurers Won’t Tell You [Smart Money] “The coverage you can skip, and what’s buried in the fine print.”

Is a debt-free life the best way to live? [CNN Money] “In a word, no.”

How to Really Manage Your Credit [Wall Street Journal] “Meet the world’s most financially self-controlled man.”

Financial Advice Gleaned From a Day in the Hot Seat [NY Times] “The value to me was that the members challenged everything about my assumptions on saving and spending.”