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Editor's note: Tara-Nicholle Nelson will lead a free webinar from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m PDT (1 p.m. to 2 p.m. EDT) on Thursday, Oct. 8: "Three Low-Cost Ways to Make More Money by Connecting with Women Real Estate Consumers." Women make or influence an estimated 91 percent of real estate decisions, and they think about, shop for and buy homes differently than men. Click here to register and find out more about real estate's gender factor. Book Review Title: "The New Rules for Mortgages" Author: Dale Robyn Siegel Publisher: Alpha, September 2009; 224 pages; $14.95 list ($10.76 on If you're familiar with Bill Maher's HBO talk show, "Real Time," you're familiar with his "New Rules" segment at the close of each episode, in which he articulates the rules he'd lay down if he ruled the world -- hilariously or outrageously, depending on your particular political leanings. Dale Robyn Siegel's new book, "The New Rules for Mortgag...