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This Web site contains a compilation of more than a thousand consumer finance  columns written by Tony Novak from the 1980s through 2006, updated and reformatted for maximum usefulness today.  New material was added after 2010.

Content is the opinion of the author and does not represent the position of any other person or entity. Information is from sources believed to be reliable but cannot be guaranteed.

The author is paid for product endorsements and has an ownership or other financial interest in the businesses related to the topics covered.

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Other / Miscellaneous Questions Index

Adobe Acrobat needed to open PDF personal finance files

Avoiding divorce for financial reasons

Bankruptcy protection for retirement plan in divorce

Comparison of Careington discount dental plan

Delaying a divorce

Fake e-mail address

Grateful Dead on financial reporting

Health savings account after death

Highmark and Independence Blue Cross merger

Knowing prices of medical care

Medical Information Bureau

OnlineAdviser discontinues phone service

Social security number online

Using BBB to check reliability