What's the Best Way to Protect Your Wallet? The housing market is in shambles, oil and food prices are skyrocketing, and the U.S. dollar is slouching. But the financial choices you make can safeguard your checking account — even in tough economic times. Author and economist Julianne Malveaux offers big-picture financial advice.
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What's the Best Way to Protect Your Wallet?

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What's the Best Way to Protect Your Wallet?

What's the Best Way to Protect Your Wallet?

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The housing market is in shambles, oil and food prices are skyrocketing, and the U.S. dollar is slouching. But the financial choices you make can safeguard your checking account — even in tough economic times.

Author and economist Julianne Malveaux offers big-picture financial advice. She is also the president of Bennett College.

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