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general advice on getting good prices

This question has been closed as off-topic. The basis for this is the area51 proposal where "Where can I find the lowest prices on [electronics/furniture/etc.]?" was specified as off-topic. I think ...
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What is the top-7 tag for?

What is the top-7 tag for? Top 7 what?
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How do we promote our site?

(I'm asking one of the The 7 Essential Meta Questions of Every Beta.) How do we promote this  Personal Finance & Money  Q & A site to the world? One of the strategies I believe in ...
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Remove the "advice" tag because it is meta-only

Any opinions on removing the advice tag? There are currently 34 questions tagged advice. This tag doesn't seem very helpful. Inspired by: http://blog.stackoverflow.com/2010/08/the-death-of-...
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Who is this site targeting?

Who is this site targeting? I read an answer earlier on meta about how we should ask questions that would attract "pros". Who are the "pros" of personal finance? What is the target audience?
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Do provinces in Canada have different financial laws/regulations?

I saw this question: Can I take advantage of lower interest rates while I'm stuck in a fixed-rate mortgage? tagged with both "Canada" and "Ontario". I understand the Canada tag, but Ontario? ...
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Chat for Personally Money

I've created a chat on the chat.stackexchange.com site. On other sites we've found it useful for co-ordinating and planning how to make a better site. I hope y'all will join me there! "Show Me The ...
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Encyclopaedic Questions: Is a question that essentially says "Explain X" a good question to ask?

Is a question that essentially says "Explain X" a good question to ask? I'd be doing it in the interests of populating the site, rather than because I actually need to know myself.
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Slightly off topic questions from Web Search User

From my understanding the Web Search User is used to get questions that were searched for from basicallymoney.com via Google. It appears though as some of them get added they are slightly off topic. ...
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Will the regional flags on the tags be allowed on the new beta?

Previously in the Stack Exchange 1.0 version there were tags that contained flags for the regional type of questions. Considering that our community came from various regions, it was really helpful ...
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Are small business questions on topic?

I see a number of questions related to small business. Area51 has a startup business proposal in the commitment phase now. Some of these questions will be related to personal finance, but some will ...
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Moderator Election

While it might be a touch early, I think everybody visiting can see this site is already populated with a lot of questions. Chris W. Rea started the original Stackexchange site, BasicallyMoney.com ...
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How are there questions asked in March when the site was only proposed on Area 51 in June? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Where did all the questions come from? I just came across this question which appears with a date of "Mar 29", but how is this possible when the Personal Finance site was ...
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Do technical questions about tools belong?

Referring to these questions as examples: How does mint.com connect to online banks in order to get or download transaction data? Starting over with quicken The questions are technical in nature, i....
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What should we use as a domain name? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Write an Elevator Pitch / Tagline Note: We are closing this domain naming thread. It is asking the entirely wrong question. See this blog post for details: Domain Names: Wrong ...
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Where did all the questions come from?

It appears the beta was seeded with existing questions. Where are they from, the existing Stack Exchange money site?

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