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Michelle Singletary

Jan 13, 2010Washington Post personal finance columnist Michelle Singletary invites you to start 2010 right by curbing the need to consume. She lays out a 21-day financial fast to curb debt and stress in her book, The Power to Prosper.
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Apr 19, 2007 — News & Notes continues its April Minding Your Money series with a look at relationships. Michelle Singletary, financial columnist for The Washington Post, and Sharon Epperson, personal finance correspondent for CNBC, talk to Farai Chideya about the potential dangers of mixing finance and romance.
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Apr 26, 2005 — NPR's Madeleine Brand talks with regular personal finance contributor Michelle Singletary about the wisdom of putting a child's name on the title of your home — a strategy many think will save money in the long run, but one that has its own pitfalls. Singletary writes the syndicated column "The Color of Money" for The Washington Post and is the author of Spend Well, Live Rich: How to Get What You Want with the Money You Have.
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Apr 19, 2005 — NPR's Noah Adams fields listener questions with Day to Day personal finance contributor Michelle Singletary. Singletary writes the syndicated column "The Color of Money" for The Washington Post and is the author of Spend Well, Live Rich: How to Get What You Want with the Money You Have.
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Jan 11, 2005 — NPR's Madeleine Brand speaks with Day to Day personal finance contributor Michelle Singletary about the so-called "no-hassle" credit cards offered by Capital One and other companies. Many of those cards start out with low interest rates that can later skyrocket. Singletary writes the syndicated column "The Color of Money" for The Washington Post.
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Jan 4, 2005Day to Day personal finance contributor Michelle Singletary answers listeners' money questions. Singletary is a personal finance columnist for The Washington Post and author of the books Spend Well, Live Rich and 7 Money Mantras for a Richer Life.
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Nov 30, 2004 — The holiday season can be tough on a budget. With a few hints and some advice on favorite gifts, it's easier not to overspend.
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