Wednesday is all about personal finance here at Abnormal Returns. You can check out last week’s links including a look at the changing regime at the CFPB.

Quote of the Day

"The first rule of personal finance is never carry a credit card balance. It’s another one of those simple to understand yet difficult to execute money management concepts for a large swath of the population."

(Ben Carlson)

Chart of the Day

Before you buy anything ask: Do you need it? (via @IFACleonaLira)