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Carrick on money: Don’t be an online shopping sucker

The best of the web on money, markets and all things financial, as chosen daily by Globe and Mail personal finance columnist Rob Carrick.

Don't be an online shopping sucker

Consumer Reports outlines six pitfalls of online shopping.

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Bikes vs. cars

A young blogger answers my recent column on the cost of car ownership by looking at how much money less money goes into owning a bike. Once you've bought the bike, expect to pay about $300 per year.

Here are five cars rich Americans are buying

Budgeting for a baby

This online worksheet outlines all the costs.

More money

Join the 32,000+ people who subscribe to my Facebook personal finance community for talk about investing, retirement, real estate, banking and other financial matters. I'm also on Twitter.

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Personal Finance Columnist

Rob Carrick has been writing about personal finance, business and economics for close to 20 years. He joined The Globe and Mail in late 1996 as an investment reporter and has been personal finance columnist since November 1998. Rob's personal finance columns appear in The Globe on Tuesday and Thursday, and his Portfolio Strategy column for investors appears on Saturday. More


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