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House of Cards

In her Color of Money column in Sunday’s Washington Post, Michelle Singletary challenges the conventional wisdom that it is always better to own rather than rent your primary residence.  She cites a just-released study by HelloWallet, a company that provides online financial help as an employer-provided benefit.  The study contends that renters can accumulate just as much wealth as homeowners do if the cost of renting is less than that of owning a home and you save the difference.  To read more click here.