As you finish up all of your Halloween costume planning this week, make sure to take a look at some of these great finance reads  from around the web!
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How Much Do You Need to Save for Early Retirement?  – If you are contemplating early retirement, this is a must-read! -Million Dollar Journey
4 Retirement Tips Young Adults Can Implement NOW  – These are simple tips but they’re worth repeating because of how important it is to start thinking of retirement when it is far off. -MoneyNing
8 Tips Everyone Should Know About Home Insurance  – Insurance can sometimes be so complicated to figure out but this article does a great job of highlighting “must-knows” for your home insurance. -Lazy Man and Money
How Much Did the Great Recession Cost You?  – I’ve never stopped to think about what impact the Great Recession had on my life because it happened so soon after I graduated. It’s definitely an interesting exercise though! -CashMoneyLife
Six Figure Interviews – FMF has started an interesting series on individuals earning at least $100k per year, detailing how they got there. It’s pretty cool to see the different paths that people have taken to get to that point. -FreeMoneyFinance
How to Put an End to Car Loans Forever  – With a few exceptions, I think most people would agree that buying a car with cash is the way to go. Here are some great tips on how to do it! -MoneySmartLife
4 Actions I Took to Finally Follow My Dream  – This is an excellent read for anyone contemplating a career change or any other big move. -GoGirl Finance
How We Spend Our Money  – I always think it’s so interesting to see how people spend their money because you can see how there’s really no one right way. -Three Thrifty Guys