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How To Buy A Car With Bad Credit

It’s not easy, but when you need transportation, there are ways to find a car despite a low credit score.

06/16/2014

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Planning For Your Child’s College Tuition

Today on Financial Solutions with Rob Wilson, we discussed planning your finances for your child’s education. Today’s conversation was a precursor for today’s events at the Georgia state senate in which governor deal is scheduled […]

WAOK-AM–05/01/2014

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Ga. Faces Tight Deadline For New Student Tests

Six months after Georgia withdrew from a group of states developing standardized tests aligned with the Common Core standards, state education officials say they are hoping to start the process soon of selecting a company to create the tests.

01/18/2014

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Gov. Proposes Autism Coverage In State Health Plan

Gov. Nathan Deal is proposing the state employee health plan cover treatment of autism, a move applauded by advocates who say early intervention can improve behavior and quality of life.

01/16/2014

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Top Five Free Date Ideas In Atlanta

Dating and love don’t have to cost a fortune, especially when Atlanta has so many fun free things to do.

10/07/2013

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Bethenny Frankel’s 8 Questions To Ask When Traveling On A Budget

Bethenny Frankel shares an excerpt from Skinnygirl Solutions. If you’re traveling on a budget, first ask yourself these eight questions.

08/22/2013

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Manipulating Women

Realizing that the majority of household finances are handled by women, I thought long and hard before writing a blog about Women Manipulating Money. I was very concerned that I might not articulate the point […]

WAOK-AM–03/21/2013

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Some Leaders Souring On Nuclear Power Costs

As the cost of building a new nuclear plant soars, there are signs of buyer’s remorse.

03/03/2013

Financial Absolutes – Beans and Rice concept works for the bean and rice minded people.

In this New Year, you will have responsibilities to provide a way of life for you and your family. Maintaining any kind of household there are things that you absolutely have pay to preserve life […]

WAOK-AM–01/02/2013

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Fiscal Cliff for African Americans

African Americans are faced with two fiscal cliffs in this recovering financial environment. African Americans have decades of civil rights laws and federal anti-discriminating lending statutes and the Community Reinvestment Act (CRA) that should protect […]

WAOK-AM–12/03/2012

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