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Money Management

How Much Time Do You Spend Each Week Actually Managing Your Money?

John Rampton | Posted 05.23.2016 | Business
John Rampton

We should all carve out time each week for money management. To protect the assets we already have in our possession. The following article will help you carve out an hour per week to manage your finances.

What One Man Learned From Traveling To Every Country in the World

Quora | Posted 05.24.2016 | Travel

These questions originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights. ...

18 Surefire Ideas to Get Discounts and Freebies

Kim Owens | Posted 04.28.2016 | Business
Kim Owens

Remember the buzz you got the first time you saved money by using a coupon? No? Well, I do, but my mom swears I don't since I would have still been in...

8 Real Truths about Saving Money Everyone Should Know

Kim Owens | Posted 05.03.2016 | Business
Kim Owens

Give up Starbucks. Stop eating out. Ditch cable. Get a cheaper phone plan. There are a million ways to save money that work. However, in our quest to ...

You Snooze, You Lose

Laurie Gerber | Posted 04.21.2016 | Healthy Living
Laurie Gerber

What if your thoughts create your reality? And, if you're like me, a constant whirling dervish of ideas, wisdoms and worries, uh oh, is right. I...

Are You Getting Your Money's Worth From Your Money?

Dr. Patty Ann Tublin | Posted 04.13.2016 | Business
Dr. Patty Ann Tublin

This is not a blog about investing. This is a blog about valuing your hard-earned money so you can take control of how -- and on what -- you spend your money. This is a blog about giving your money a purpose that enriches your life!

How Can We Address Decades of Discrimination against Entrepreneurs of Color?

Andrea Levere | Posted 04.12.2016 | Business
Andrea Levere

The data on small business growth in recent years tells an unsettling tale about our nation's expanding racial wealth divide. Even during the Time of ...

How to Create More Success and Abundance in Your Life

Kasia Wezowski | Posted 04.08.2016 | Impact
Kasia Wezowski

Being successful is about creating abundance. And how do you create an abundance? It's about something that you have inside.

Spring Training... For Your Credit

Jeanne Kelly | Posted 03.30.2016 | Business
Jeanne Kelly

Those who know me, know that I love the New York Yankees. I'm a huge fan and I watch as many games as I can. Well, baseball season is about to begin a...

Are Your Finances Gay Enough?

David Rae | Posted 03.21.2016 | Queer Voices
David Rae

If your financial advisers are supposed to work as fiduciaries (that is, putting your interests ahead of their own), yet support presidential candidates who want to make us second class citizens again, are they really serving your best interests?

Are Your Children Prepared to Manage Your Money?

Robert Mauterstock | Posted 03.14.2016 | Fifty
Robert Mauterstock

Many boomers who have been fortunate (or skilled) enough to build up a sizeable investment portfolio are concerned that their children are not prepare...

Active investing versus passive: What if everyone indexed, except Warren Buffett?

Druce Vertes, CFA | Posted 03.10.2016 | Business
Druce Vertes, CFA

Warren Buffett sometimes says things that seem . . . contradictory.

How to Stick to Your Financial Resolutions

Laura Adams | Posted 03.02.2016 | Money
Laura Adams

Achieving a financial goal can be empowering, but making a resolution and sticking to it are two different things. One month into the New Year you may be running out of willpower. Here are five tips to make your financial resolutions stick:

How to Fall in Love with Your Finances

Andrea Woroch | Posted 02.12.2016 | Women
Andrea Woroch

Talking about finances may stir up negative emotions, from angst to confusion to embarrassment. You may even go as far as to say you hate money! These...

Newly Divorced? Focusing On Finances Can Help You Move On

Bob Stammers | Posted 01.29.2016 | Business
Bob Stammers

When people get married, they should develop a plan to achieve shared financial objectives. When they get divorced, it's time to refocus on personal financial goals.

A Few Ideas to Improve Your Money Management Skills

Carol Morgan | Posted 01.20.2016 | Money
Carol Morgan

Do you know where all your money goes? Do you know how much money you spend on things like going out to eat, seeing a movie, buying beer, or purchasing clothes? Most people don't.

Does Your Investment Decision Making Reflect ESG Factors?

Bob Stammers | Posted 01.05.2016 | Business
Bob Stammers

Starting January 1, 2016, all registered pension plans in Ontario are required to identify whether Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) factors ...

A Gift to My Parents: A Conversation About Their Wishes

John F. Sweeney | Posted 12.28.2015 | Fifty
John F. Sweeney

Not long ago, I called my parents and my three sisters and said that I'd like to have a meeting to discuss important decisions that needed to be made when life gets in the way of our plans.

5 Money Things People Young And Old Should Do Before 2016

The Huffington Post | Ann Brenoff | Posted 12.28.2015 | Fifty

So it's the week between Christmas and New Year's and if you aren't shushing down a ski slope somewhere, you've made a date with Netflix to binge-watc...

Utilize Credit Without Accumulating Holiday Debt

Kali Hawlk | Posted 12.28.2015 | Business
Kali Hawlk

The idea of "holiday debt" suggests that spending and debt go hand in hand. But spending isn't inherently bad, and neither is credit. Money is meant to be used -- used in a smart, responsible, and thoughtful way.

Helping an Aging Parent With Their Finances

Jim T. Miller | Posted 12.21.2015 | Fifty
Jim T. Miller

Millions of adult children today serve as financial helpers to their elderly or ill parents or other loved ones. They provide services like paying bills, handling deposits and investments, filing insurance claims, preparing taxes and more. Here are some tips and resources that can help you help them.

How Can We Cure What Ails American Family Finances?

Andrea Levere | Posted 12.08.2015 | Business
Andrea Levere

There's nothing simple about being a consumer of financial services these days. We're bombarded daily by tempting credit offers while living in a rea...

A Surprising Solution to Running Low on Time and Money

Michael Neill | Posted 12.02.2015 | Healthy Living
Michael Neill

As you read through the following descriptions of how I had attempted to organize my time and manage my finances up until that point, see if you can spot the common thread and maybe even predict the surprising solution I came to...

How You Do Anything Is How You Do Everything

Leisa Peterson | Posted 11.25.2015 | Business
Leisa Peterson

Do you skip workouts, phone-in conference calls, or only half listen to your spouse? Most of us are guilty of one or more of these transgressions, periodically. You may not realize it, but these actions may be causing more harm than you realize.

Why You Should Avoid Black Friday Sales | Posted 11.23.2015 | Business

Imagine this: It's Thanksgiving night. You've gobbled your fourth serving of mashed potatoes and green bean casserole. You've turned on the TV. The local news is reporting that hundreds of people are lined up in front of local stores to score items for steep discounts.