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Guidelines for asking for/editing country tags in questions from new users

I agree. If the question really needs a country tag, but it is never provided or inferred yet is still a good question, answering "In the U.S. ...", or "In Australia ..." as a qualifier seems ...
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Guidelines for asking for/editing country tags in questions from new users

I agree, not all questions require a country tag. If a members requests one, and it's not needed we should point that out. I also agree that mention of 401(k) is enough to say "US". I do think that ...
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Should answers ignoring the country tag be removed?

Yes. And I’ve encouraged members to not ‘answer as if a US question until we know otherwise.’ When a question really needs a country tag, a comment is appropriate and 24 hours to let the OP update the ...
3 votes

Is it helpful to apply currency conversions in a question?

Currency conversions can help if the number needs to be put in context, but that should be done if the the name of the country has already been made clear. For example telling us that the amount ...
2 votes

How to indicate that credit score related questions need a location tag?

I'd go for editing the tag wikis and hoping for the best. Personally I haven't noticed the problem being particularly biased towards credit scoring questions.

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