More Money Monday roundup: Stock-picking chimp & middle-class aid

  • Bernanke’s reconfirmation got a vote of confidence from Washington on Friday and the market on Monday. [The New York Times]
  • Class Crusader: On President Obama’s agenda for Monday’s meeting of the Middle Class Task Force are a number of initiatives for federal student loans and workplace IRAs. [USA Today]
  • Debating between a 15 or 30 year mortgage? Here are some arguments for both — and the “best of both worlds.” [Five Cent Nickel]
  • New credit card laws will go into effect on February 22, 2010 and, as it turns out, they favor you, the consumer. [Monitor Bank Rates]

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