A weekly roundup of some of the best personal finance articles from around the web.
The 5 things that best predict how rich you’ll be (Moneyish). Good things come to those who know how to wait.
Is your employer’s retirement plan any good? Here’s how to find out (Quartz). All 401(k) plans are not created equal.
Be careful! You may be ruining these four major appliances (Realtor.com). A few simple steps will help these expensive items last longer.
How student debt devoured my life (The Week). A cautionary tale for anyone planning to borrow for their education.
Avoiding a single point of financial failure (A Wealth of Common Sense). What’s the weakest link in your financial life?
What every successful person knows but never says (James Clear). Success takes time, so commit to the process.
Two key estate-planning documents you need (Kiplinger). These are the sorts of things that always seem like they can wait, until they can’t.
These towns will pay for your college education (Trulia). Even my hometown of Kalamazoo is making a big effort to hang on to its residents. My parents moved us away when I was six.
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