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5 things to know: 5-4-12

By Dan Miranda ·
Friday, May 4, 2012
Posted: 8 am ET

If you love the Kardashians so much, then why don't you marry one? This and more, today on

1. Being unemployed brings along its share of obstacles, such as the pride-obliterating realization that marrying Kim Kardashian might be your best option.

2. Gas prices driving you to the poorhouse? Keeping costs down might be harder than you think -- if you love driving like a jerk!

3. No, I completely understand: The new iPad's Retina display is gorgeous. But is it really worth upgrading from the iPad 2? Keep your compulsive shopping habits in check.

4. In another example of how kids ruin everything, it appears they're screwing up the recovery of the housing market. Kick them out of your house today and be part of the solution.

5. An empty home can be a hard sell. These tips will help you fill it back up with other peoples' stuff in no time.

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