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|User Info||It's Time To Charge Colleges With Fraud And Racketeerin; entered at 2012-04-24 18:13:38|
Registered: 2007-08-30 Region formerly known as the United States
Yes. That "rule of thumb" is from a time when the only debt most families ever took on was their mortgage.|
I was taught that the real number was closer to 25% ... but that special circumstances might justify up to 33% ... recognizing that the "risk" to your family was significantly greater.