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Tips for Avoiding Financial Disagreements

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Here is the second article in the series about couples and money. The first one was around effective planning and managing expectations for couples. But as we know in reality, even the best laid plans can change causing tension in a relationship. This article is on how to handle common financial disagreements when they (and believe me […]

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Happiness in Life and Work. Hint : It Ain’t The Dollars

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This website is focused on covering financial topics and the like where making money, saving money and spending money are key themes.  As I research the topics I write about I often come across various articles that talk about the important things in life, and in the vast majority of these articles money is nowhere […]

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How to Choose the Right Financial Advisor or Planner

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In light of the financial ups and downs over the last several years, it’s hard to know who to trust today for guidance about investing. Yet, even with all of the uncertainty, as each day passes, you still grow closer and closer to retirement. And with that, you need to know where to put your […]

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Teaching Your Kids How to Care For Cash and Manage Their Personal Finances

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As adults, we’ve seen what a lack of financial knowledge does to managing our finances. That’s why we need to teach our kids early on how to care for their cash, so they are less likely to make the financial mistakes that we did. If you don’t talk about money, lessons learned and how to […]

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Carnival of Personal Finance #298 – The Best Money Articles Online

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Its been a while since I hosted the CoPF and I was pleasantly surprised to see many new faces in the personal finance blogging space along with some of my old favorites. It was especially interesting to see some of the newer blogs out there because it reminded me of my journey in building Saving […]

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Simple Tips on Saving Money at Christmas

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Christmas spending over the last 2 or 3 years has been relatively low in comparison with other years, but that’s all set to change this Christmas. According to the National Retail Federation (NRF), shoppers are ready to part with their cash this holiday season for the first time since the recession hit.  The NRF has […]

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6 Reasons You Should Be Inspired to Save Money

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While many people will tell you money isn’t everything, it’s hard to deny that having a bit of it can make life easier. With that being said, many of us still find it difficult to motivate ourselves to save. Inspiration is often lost in the ‘here and now’ among all the wants and needs of […]

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5 Steps to Take Now in Preparation for Double Digit Inflation

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There is an important debate brewing among economists today about inflation. On the one hand, many believe we are headed to double-digit inflation in the near term. Increased government borrowing coupled with a huge money supply thanks to the Fed’s liberal approach to printing money, has led many to conclude that raising inflation is inevitable. […]

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10 Fast and Easy Ways to Get, Save and Make Money Quickly

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Nowadays every extra dollar counts more than ever. Despite decent income from working a regular job, once taxes and other fixed expenses are accounted for, it is getting harder and harder to make ends meet. Since there are only twenty four hours in day, physically working more (provided you can even get a job) is […]

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The A to Z of good personal finance (Part 2: L to Z)

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My last post on the A-Z of good personal finance finished off on the letter L. Here now is the rest of my personal finance saving and investing philosophy “letters”. I have also embedded links back to posts that relate or provide more detail on the letter’s topic. Feel free to suggest your perspective on where […]

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