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How to Build Wealth From Nothing
1 week ago

How to Build Wealth From Nothing

Everybody wants the security that comes from having their finances in order and building wealth. Even if you have nothing now, you can start applying wealth-building techniques to achieve your …
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5 Life Hacks for Under $20
2 weeks ago

5 Life Hacks for Under $20

You’ve likely seen lots of life hacks circulating the internet: Hold the banana by the stem, use bulldog clips to organize cords, make cat toys out of toilet paper rolls, …
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3 Ways to Take Control of Your Cash Flow
2 months ago

3 Ways to Take Control of Your Cash Flow

Between direct deposit and online banking, it can feel like your checking account is made of keystrokes instead of dollars. The cash goes in, and with the swipe of a …
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5 Reasons Why You Won’t Retire Rich
3 months ago

5 Reasons Why You Won’t Retire Rich

Everybody wants to be rich, but few people are millionaires by the time they retire. In some ways that fact is surprising, especially when you calculate how much money people …
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How to Make Interest Work for You
3 months ago

How to Make Interest Work for You

In the current financial climate, debt tends to snowball far too easily, while savings accounts fail to achieve proper growth. Although this current state is generally the norm, you can …
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Help Your Kids Build Their First Budget
3 months ago

Help Your Kids Build Their First Budget

Securing a child’s financial future is always of paramount concern for parents. From IRAs and trust funds to CDs and stock investments, there are so many options available. However, budgeting …
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5 Budget Ideas for Spenders
6 months ago

5 Budget Ideas for Spenders

Everyone needs a budget. Without one, your household finances can quickly fall apart, leading to late bill payments, bank account overdrafts and financial stress. While it’s easy enough to put …
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Tips for Saving Money in the New Year
6 months ago

Tips for Saving Money in the New Year

A new year often means a new focus. You might resolve to lose some weight, get to the gym more often, spend more time with family or save more money. …
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50 and No Nest Egg: What’s a Girl to Do?
6 months ago

50 and No Nest Egg: What’s a Girl to Do?

There are a few facts in life that we cannot avoid. One, we are all born to grow old. Two, we’re expected to pay taxes. And three, if you don’t …
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Top 5 Investing Resolutions for 2014
8 months ago

Top 5 Investing Resolutions for 2014

The end of the year rapidly approaches, and with it a buying frenzy for the holidays. After the frenzy comes regret and resolutions to do better next year. Holiday spending …
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Top 5 Money Resolutions for 2017
8 months ago

Top 5 Money Resolutions for 2017

As you consider your resolutions for 2017, make sure you include some personal finance improvements in your goals. Luckily, there are certain steps you can take to improve your financial …
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UPromise vs Other 529s: Which Is Better for Saving for College?
8 months ago

UPromise vs Other 529s: Which Is Better for Saving for College?

When it comes to saving for college, panic shouldn’t be your chief planning tool. Ditto for denial.

No matter your income there are solutions that will make a measurable difference …
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4 Money Habits of the One Percent

The richest people in the world have a few common habits. This is not coincidental. For those who want financial independence, there are certain lifestyle changes they must adopt that …
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American Express Personal Savings Review
8 months ago

American Express Personal Savings Review

If you are thinking about opening an online bank account, American Express personal savings could meet your needs. You’ll enjoy advantages such as high interest rates and no fees. Here’s …
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Are You Living Beyond Your Means?
9 months ago

Are You Living Beyond Your Means?

Could you possibly be living beyond your means and not know it? It is more common than you think. Most people don’t end up in debt all at once. It …
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4 Reasons to Get a 529 for Your Kids

College is expensive and getting more expensive every year. Annual tuition increases are significantly outpacing the rate of inflation and growth in wages. State and federal financial aid programs, such …
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5 Ways You Waste Money Without Knowing It

You try to be as conscious as possible when it comes to being thrifty, but even the most thrifty of us can be caught up in overspending. There is a …
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5 Best Bits of Money Advice from the Rich
9 months ago

5 Best Bits of Money Advice from the Rich

While not all the rich are the best when it comes to handling money, the richest man in the country knows a thing or two about how to save. Warren …
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401(k) vs. IRA: Which is Better for Retirement?
9 months ago

401(k) vs. IRA: Which is Better for Retirement?

Thinking of putting money aside for retirement? That’s a sign that you’re prudent with your personal finances; it’s never too early to begin planning for your future. Traditional IRAs and …
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4 Alternatives to Traditional Savings Accounts
9 months ago

4 Alternatives to Traditional Savings Accounts

Savings accounts used to be a pretty good place to stash your money; a few decades ago, it was not unusual to see double-digit interest rates offered on simple savings …
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