mbhunter
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What to do with all the Macroeconomics questions?
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The title of the site is "Personal Finance and Money." I'd think that if only Personal Finance questions were on topic that the site would be called that? Gold and silver are valid investment ...

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Who are the influential personalities with regards to personal finance?
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Joe Taxpayer, International Man of Mustache. I actually think I've seen him around here a couple of times.

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Do we have a generic "Give me investment advice!" question?
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I'm strongly against the notion that there's a canonical answer to this kind of question. The answer to "Am I investing correctly?" is as individual as the person asking the question. A lot of these ...

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What to do when another poster deliberately confuses the OP?
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It's a bit tough to capture intent over the Internet with text-based communication. I can no longer see the comments you're referring to, but how do you really know that the other commenter ...

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Downvote - require comment
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Some users think the downvote says it all, but usually I think it says "I'm lazy" more than anything else. Perhaps: "I'm having a bad day, and you get to suffer as a result today, just because I can."...

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Is there a way to eliminate vindictive downvotes?
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It happens. People get a craw in their shorts for whatever reason, and take it out on someone. If you ticked them off last, you "win." If you have a lot of reputation and hence are an object of ...

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How can this stackexchange benefit a blogger?
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MrChrister, my apologies for being tardy in responding, especially since you addressed me directly in your comments. Thanks for bringing this up. More love for bloggers who are discussed / active on ...

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Is a question about why a stock/security/metal dropped at a certain time helpful or off topic as too localized?
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I completely disagree that these questions are "too localized." Both of the recent silver questions address its volatility relative to different investments. Silver is more volatile than both the S&...

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What are logo ideas for money.stackexchange.com?
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What about a picture of a guy balancing his checkbook? This emphasizes the "personal finance" part of "personal finance and money."

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