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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?

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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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