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Are You Prepared to Deal With the Top Consequences of Travel?

(0) Comments | Posted July 15, 2015 | 11:33 AM

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Consider this...

Traveling may not be what you thought it would be, even though people say that travel is the best thing you can do.

So... You've traveled throughout Europe. You've been to The UK. You've traveled to South America....

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How to Stop Emotionally Abusing Yourself

(1) Comments | Posted June 30, 2015 | 9:27 PM

Your dreams will never come true.

You screwed up, again.

You're fat.

You're ugly.

I hate you!

How many of these phrases have said out loud or thought quietly? If you're like me, you may have said some of these and other emotionally abusing phrases...

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How to Easily Finance Multiple College Funds

(2) Comments | Posted May 11, 2015 | 5:13 PM

College seems to get more expensive each year. With increases in tuition and fees, parents with multiple kids wonder how they'll manage to pay for or at least help pay for half of their children's college educations. The good news is that saving for multiple college funds is closer to...

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13 Things to Consider If You Love a Person with Scary Money Problems

(0) Comments | Posted April 11, 2015 | 11:05 AM

Many people are struggling financially. What happens if you find yourself falling in love or in love with someone with money problems? Do you ignore your feelings and forget about the person? Or do you accept that some people have or had some money issues for one reason or another?...

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Want to Stop Getting Into Debt? Quit Doing This One Thing

(1) Comments | Posted March 10, 2015 | 6:06 PM

I know someone whose 20-year-old niece wanted to buy a new car. She asked her grandma to co-sign for the car loan, but grandma said, "I love you. But no, I will not co-sign. If you miss a payment, I'm responsible." So, the niece turned to her mom who couldn't...

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11 Ways to Celebrate Valentine's Day Without Going Broke

(4) Comments | Posted February 4, 2015 | 11:27 AM

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According to a survey from the National Retail Federation, conducted by Prosper Insight Analtyics, "Americans will spend on average, more than $140 on Valentine's Day and $199.33 if they shop online. Last year, consumers spend an average of $133.91. The total...

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10 Ways Couples Can Save Money and Avoid Breaking up

(0) Comments | Posted January 9, 2015 | 2:08 PM

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Do you and your partner fight about money? If you want to avoid breaking up over finances, you'll want to find a way to save. Scrimping and saving may not sound fun, but it can make a difference in your relationship...

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11 Habits of Debt-Free Happy People

(0) Comments | Posted November 21, 2014 | 12:54 PM

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Having good financial habits can keep you debt-free and happy.

How do I know this? Because I've been immersed in the health and wellness and personal development world for a few years and learned that good habits formed early in life can serve...

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Holiday Blues: 5 Ways to Beat Holiday Overspending

(0) Comments | Posted November 18, 2014 | 1:28 PM

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Have you ever stood in line, waiting to pay for Christmas gifts only to be told your credit card has been declined? Or maybe you didn't have enough cash with you.

It's embarrassing.

You slink away from the counter, leaving your loved...

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Credit Card Debt: 12 Common Debt Habits That Lead to Financial Ruin

(0) Comments | Posted November 10, 2014 | 11:40 AM

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The average U.S. household credit card debt stands at $15,607, counting only those households carrying debt. In total, American consumers owe $880.5 billion in credit card debt according to nerdwallet.

How did this happen?

The reasons for credit card debt vary...

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Travel Like a Pro Without Bankrupting Your Savings

(8) Comments | Posted September 17, 2014 | 3:17 PM

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Travel is the doorway to learning about other cultures and yourself. It can even change your point-of-view on certain topics, from politics to social issues. You could even discover places in your own city, state, province, or country that you never...

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Focusing on Financial Freedom May Cause a Personal Financial Meltdown

(0) Comments | Posted September 4, 2014 | 10:01 AM

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Do you want financial freedom? If you're like me, you want a secure financial future, one in which you don't worry about paying the bills, you donate to your favorite causes, and easily pay for things, such as vacations, houses, cars...

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Don't Wait Until You're Dying: Plan and Save for Your Funeral Now

(0) Comments | Posted August 29, 2014 | 2:12 PM

Death! It's a subject that most people avoid. However, the reality is that all of us are going to die. The how and why may be different. But the fact is that one day you and I will transform from the physical into the non-physical. Where do we go? Your...

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The Truth About Going to College and Getting Into Debt

(0) Comments | Posted August 27, 2014 | 6:10 PM

I could kick myself, but what did I know growing up as a kid? All I heard from well-meaning educators was that I should get good grades and go to college. Why? Because if I didn't go to college I wouldn't be able to find a great paying job so...

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10 Ways You Can Save to Have a Baby Without Going Broke

(0) Comments | Posted August 20, 2014 | 4:44 PM

Have you always thought about having a baby? If you're like most women, you may have dreamed about getting married and having kids; maybe you and your partner would buy a house in the country with a white picket fence. While this is a nice dream to have, children cost...

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Millennials: Before You Spend Another Dollar, STOP and Read These Tips! Don't Go Broke

(0) Comments | Posted August 15, 2014 | 3:29 PM

I have a relative I'll call Heidi, a 21 year old who does not want to look at her finances. She has student loans but no degree. Her credit cards include various retailers, and she uses her debit card to make purchases. Heidi also has medical bills ranging from her...

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The One Dumb Mistake That Is Destroying Your Retirement

(0) Comments | Posted July 10, 2014 | 4:34 PM

Student loan debt is in the trillions of dollars! When will it stop growing? When will it get paid off? The truth is it may or may not get paid off any time soon. If you've taken out private student loans for your kids to pay for their college education,...

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10 Deadly Childhood Money Habits That Are Killing Your Finances Today

(12) Comments | Posted May 12, 2014 | 1:30 PM

Growing up, you may have been surrounded by people, including parents, grandparents, teachers and others who had bad money habits. Perhaps they lived beyond their means and tried to keep up with the Jones' by spending money on things they couldn't afford. Instead of saving for retirement or an emergency,...

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Warning: These 10 Phrases Destroy Your Life

(19) Comments | Posted March 14, 2014 | 8:49 AM

Are you speaking phrases that can destroy your life? You may not realize it, but the words you speak go out into the universe and come back to you. For example, if you keep saying, "I am ugly," you may encounter people who snicker at the way your dress. Or...

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Warning: These 10 Beliefs Keep You Stuck in Life

(53) Comments | Posted March 4, 2014 | 7:55 AM

Holding onto beliefs that you formed as a child can keep you stuck in your adult life. You may feel that you can't break free of them because of your family; you would be seen as disloyal. If you begin to question long-held family patterns and behaviors, where does this...

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