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  • How much do you pay to get your taxes done?

    Millions of Americans pay to get their taxes done every year. If you're among them, we'd love to know how much you're paying this year to a tax preparer or for tax prep software, including filing fees. If you're willing to share your story, please fill out the form below.  Your name and comments will not be published without your permission.

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    - Mar 20, 2015 1:55 PM ET
  • Hey Millennials: What is your most pressing money question?

    Millennials are a huge and highly-educated generation that is asking tough questions about money. Is college worth it? What's the point of owning a house? What if I don't want to work a 9-to-5 office job? Is investing really the best way to save for retirement?

    CNN Chief Business Correspondent Christine Romans, author of the new book Smart is the New Rich, answers those questions and more.

    She wants to know what MORE

    - Mar 10, 2015 11:15 AM ET
  • What do you think about government debt collectors?

    CNNMoney found that with the power of government agencies behind them, government debt collectors are able to play by their own rules, in essence acting above the law.

    How do you feel about this?

    Send us your reactions, your own debt collection experiences or other story ideas to investigate using the form below. Your name and comments will not be published without your permission. If we plan to follow up on your submission, MORE

    - Feb 16, 2015 2:54 PM ET
  • Share your story: Do you rely on tips as part of your compensation?

    Technology is making it easier for consumers to leave tips, but at the same time, there's a growing movement to eliminate gratuity in some industries. We want to talk with former and current tipped workers. How important are tips to your overall compensation? How have you seen a change in consumers' tipping habits as the economy continues to rebound? Would you prefer to be paid a regular wage, rather than MORE

    - Feb 12, 2015 11:27 AM ET
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