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7 Life Changes That Could Help Your Finances

LearnVest | Posted 04.20.2015 | Money
LearnVest

When you hear stories about friends or relatives who've had to downsize their homes, take a second job, or move cross-country because of money, the assumption is that an acute case of "living large" is the problem. But that's not always the case.

5 Financial To-Dos To Check Off In 5 Minutes

LearnVest | Posted 04.20.2015 | Money
LearnVest

So to help you on your way, we're bringing you five motivating money shortcuts that should take only five minutes of your time to complete. Simple and straightforward, these quick tips will help you hit the ground running -- and keep the pace as you strive to hit your financial targets.

8 Things You're Paying Too Much For

2013-02-21-grandparentslogo.jpg | Sara Schwartz | Posted 04.06.2015 | Fifty

SPECIAL FROM Grandparents.com You fork out money for these items every day without even thinking. Pay less with these smart shopping strategies. ...

3 Money Questions We Are Too Embarrassed To Ask

Credit.com | Posted 03.30.2015 | Money
Credit.com

Money troubles can be hard to discuss. The secret many don't seem to know is they are not as alone as they feel. Here are some questions people ask me -- and the ones I ask them in response.

6 Money Myths For Millennials To Stop Believing

LearnVest | Posted 03.19.2015 | Money
LearnVest

From believing cash is king to overly embracing job hopping, we break down the six biggest Millennials-specific money myths that members of the generation should consider busting.

We Hate To Break It To You, But Smart People Are Ripping You Off

The Huffington Post | Leigh Weingus | Posted 02.24.2015 | Comedy

Feel like you're always falling behind financially? Above Average has some news for you. To put it gently, you may be what the online comedy networ...

5 Things You Do Every Day That Can Improve Your Credit

Credit.com | Posted 04.25.2015 | Money
Credit.com

Some of the best ways you can help your credit are so ingrained in your day-to-day routine, you're probably working on your credit without really thinking about it. The simple, carefree route to good credit -- sounds nice, doesn't it?

The Year Ahead: 5 Trends That Could Impact Your Finances

Betterment.com | Posted 03.14.2015 | Money
Betterment.com

While tax-efficient investing and maxing out tax-advantaged retirement accounts should always be top financial priorities, the start of every new year means there are new financial rules and trends to consider. Here are my insights on what's coming down the road.

4 Reasons Why You Are Still Broke

Kara Stevens | Posted 02.16.2015 | Black Voices
Kara Stevens

As women destined for greatness, we have to manage our finances in a way that empowers our lives, brings us joy, and enriches our souls. The first step on this journey to greatness begins with self-reflection and a decision to no longer be broke.

7 Holiday Money Tips

Betterment.com | Posted 02.04.2015 | Money
Betterment.com

Did you just make all your holiday purchases after Thanksgiving? Or do you plan to hand out cash come end of year? Everyone has his or her own strategy for navigating the holiday spending crunch. 

5 Ways A Holiday Savings Account Can Help Save Your Budget

LearnVest | Posted 02.03.2015 | Money
LearnVest

Sure enough, the season of financial temptations is right around the corner, which means it's prime time to figure out whether your budget is prepped to weather the upcoming spending storm.

What It Takes To Banish Bad Money Habits

LearnVest | Posted 01.24.2015 | Money
LearnVest

If you've ever experienced a sense of euphoria after paying off your credit card in full or purchasing a piece of furniture that finally completes your living room, you know that our relationship to money isn't just a purely economical one. There's a big psychological component, too.

7 Tips To Keep You On-Budget This Holiday Season

WiserAdvisor.com | Posted 01.14.2015 | Money
WiserAdvisor.com

It's too late to "get a jump" on saving in advance for this holiday season, but that doesn't mean you're stuck paying through the nose.

3 Crucial Money To-Dos For Every Decade Of Life

LearnVest | Posted 12.30.2014 | Money
LearnVest

If you adopt a marathon approach to money, it can allow you to take a more holistic look at your overall financial picture to see how decisions that you make in your 20s and 30s can impact your 40s, 50s and beyond.

These Effortless Shortcuts Could Equal Big Savings

SALT | Posted 12.29.2014 | Money
SALT

When it comes to spending, there's never any reason to pay more than you have to; however, sometimes the secret isn't finding a sale, but getting money back.

Suze Orman With Marlo Thomas (VIDEO)

Posted 10.27.2014 | MarloThomas

This week, I was joined by personal finance expert Suze Orman who is a veteran on Mondays With Marlo! Suze is so knowledgeable -- we spoke about every...

Do I Need To Start A College Fund For My Baby? From Suze Orman (VIDEO)

Posted 10.27.2014 | MarloThomas

How early should you start saving for your child's college fund? Personal finance expert Suze Orman says that before you start saving for your kids e...

Three Things To Do After Declaring Bankruptcy, From Suze Orman (VIDEO)

Posted 10.27.2014 | MarloThomas

If you've declared bankruptcy, personal finance expert Suze Orman says that the number one thing you should be doing is to make sure you're living be...

Do You Need To Own A Home To "Make It?" From Suze Orman (VIDEO)

Posted 10.27.2014 | MarloThomas

If you're under the impression that you need to own a home in order to be financially secure, personal finance expert Suze Orman says that's simply no...

How Much Savings Should You Have Before Investing? From Suze Orman (VIDEO)

Posted 10.27.2014 | MarloThomas

How much money should you have in savings before you start to make investments with your money? According to personal finance expert Suze Orman, you s...

Will My Children Inherit My Bills? From Suze Orman (VIDEO)

Posted 10.27.2014 | MarloThomas

If you die before you're able to pay all of your debts off, will your children inherit your bills? According to personal finance expert Suze Orman, as...

How Can You Double Your Money? From Suze Orman (VIDEO)

Posted 10.27.2014 | MarloThomas

How can you double your money? Personal finance expert Suze Orman says that it's possible to do, but it's going to take time. To figure out how long i...

Suze Orman Talks Shark Tank (VIDEO)

Posted 10.27.2014 | MarloThomas

How does personal finance expert Suze Orman feel about the hit TV show Shark Tank? Suze says, although it takes far more than just money to start a bu...

What Is An HSA? From Suze Orman (VIDEO)

Posted 10.27.2014 | MarloThomas

Personal finance expert Suze Orman says that, because health insurance premiums have increased about 30% over this past year, companies are starting t...

5 Lessons We Wish We Were Taught in School

Erin Reghenzani | Posted 12.24.2014 | College
Erin Reghenzani

Whether all of this is news to you or you've only just started to realise some of these truths now is your chance to change for the better and start living a life full of love, wealth and happiness.