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Can you manage your money? A personal finance quiz.

Teenagers say only 43 percent of their families have had a discussion about money management, according to the 2011 Junior Achievement/Allstate Foundation survey. Are you financially literate enough to manage your own money? Take our quiz. 

4. What are capital gains?

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When Congress tilts the investment rules to favor the rich

A loss resulting from the sale of an investment such as stocks or real estate

An increase in weight or girth among members of Congress

A profit resulting from the sale of an investment such as stocks or real estate


 
 
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