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Couple Money Weekly Round-Up: New Schedule

by Elle Martinez

Slight Changes on Couple Money I’ve been thinking about it for awhile and I decided to go ahead and actually execute it. I’ll give you a behind the scenes peak and let you know that I tend to write my articles the same week (and day mostly) they’re published. I have a rough idea of what I’ll write, […]

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Spending Money on the VW Jetta This Week

by Elle Martinez
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This weekend was a bit hectic as the VW Jetta broke down while I was out with a friend. When I tried to start the car it shook and we called to have it towed to the mechanic. My little Jetta has been doing pretty well, so I was surpised to see it have this problem. […]

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Do You Qualify for a Mortgage?

by Elle Martinez
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It’s funny to me that after the first time home buyer’s tax credit expired, I’m not hearing many people talk about buying a house. Maybe people are realizing that you really should run the numbers and see if owning a house works for you. Don’t be fooled by some home owning myths people perpetuate. Find […]

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Couple Money on the Web

by Elle Martinez

Hey everyone! I wanted to let you what I’ve been up to over the past few months. I’ve been blogging here at Couple Money for the past eight months, but I’ve been working on different projects too. I feel that blogging is about building a community, so I’m really excited to share with you some posts […]

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Couple Money Weekly Round-Up: Gowalla

by Elle Martinez

This weekend has been busy and unfortunately I had to have my car towed. My car broke down and now I’m anxious to see what the mechanic says tomorrow. While I was waiting for the tow guy, I grabbed something to eat and checked in with my GoWalla app. It’s a handy location based social tool where […]

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How Much is Our Townhouse Costing Us?

by Elle Martinez

If you’re looking to buy a house, you might want to go ahead and run the numbers for your area. To say buying is better than renting or vice versa is foolish, as everyone has a different situation.   Rent vs Buying Costs I wanted to give you the run down with our housing expenses, […]

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Net Worth Review: April 2010

by Elle Martinez

April has passed way too quickly for my taste, but it also means that summer is approaching. Starting this month, there will be some changes to how I publish my net worth reviews. I’m changing the format for my benefit, but I also noticed that it would work well for some readers. April Spending Habits I thought […]

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