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7 Financial Management Tips For Anyone Who Just Went Through A Divorce

Toby Nwazor | Posted 06.13.2016 | Divorce
Toby Nwazor

Life is never really the same after one is freshly single and there will always be those things that remind you of the good times and the bad times you had with your ex, moving on becomes a little difficult, but move on you must! So here are a few tips that could be very helpful to get you to move on while securing your finance as well.

6 Money Mistakes Everyone Makes | Yagana Shah | Posted 06.11.2016 | Fifty

SPECIAL FROM You know that going to your doctor for regular checkups is important for your physical health, but have you run tests lately on y...

Spiritual Psychology and... Money?

Drs. Ron and Mary Hulnick | Posted 06.10.2016 | Healthy Living
Drs. Ron and Mary Hulnick

One of the most frequent questions we are asked is: “What is the relationship, if any, between Spirituality and money.” Obviously, it’s not a di...

10 Household Expenses You Can Eliminate Right Now

Trulia | Posted 06.10.2016 | HuffPost Home

Paying bills is never fun, but it's even less exciting when those monthly expenses.

Big Savings Goal? Try A Spending Fast

Trulia | Posted 06.09.2016 | HuffPost Home

How do you feel about your savings goals right now? Are you making steady progress toward what you want to accomplish -- or did you get a little sidet...

NerdWallet's Best Credit Card Tips for June 2016

NerdWallet | Posted 06.08.2016 | Business

by Kevin Cash You may have been hoping to relax as school lets out and the weather warms up. But graduations, Father's Day and vacations could keep...

Why Estate Planning Makes Sense at Any Age

Nathaniel Sillin | Posted 06.08.2016 | Business
Nathaniel Sillin

This article is intended to provide general information and should not be considered legal, tax or financial advice. It's always a good idea to consul...

20 Tricks You Can Use to Score a Cheap Hotel Room

GOBankingRates | Posted 06.08.2016 | Travel

By Terence Loose, Contributor If you're looking for a cheap hotel room, it's only gotten more difficult over the years. In fact, the average daily ra...

How I Lived Without a Credit Card for 25 Years

GOBankingRates | Posted 06.08.2016 | Business

By Lucy Mueller, Contributor In 2015, shortly before turning 26, I opened my first credit card. It was a Capital One Platinum MasterCard, for which I...

3 Behaviors That Inevitably Lead to More Wealth

Jeff Rose | Posted 06.07.2016 | Business
Jeff Rose

You don't have to be a rocket scientist to build wealth. In case you didn't let that first sentence soak in, read it again. The wealthy understand t...

6 Tips to Lower Your Insurance Premiums and Save Money

Lauren Bowling | Posted 06.07.2016 | HuffPost Home
Lauren Bowling

Doesn't it always seem that as soon as you get paid all your bills are due? The worst of these being insurance payments -- when it comes down to it, insurance (home, auto, life, dental, health, the list is exhaustive!) is something that everyone needs but can quickly leave your wallet feeling empty. This empty feeling is why many choose to forgo some types of insurances, even when they shouldn't.

Smart Tax Planning Strategies for Graduation Year

Mark Steber | Posted 06.07.2016 | Business
Mark Steber

June isn't just for weddings; in many cases, it is for another life change that comes with possible large tax return implications - graduation. Gradu...

How One Woman Paid Off $20K In Debt While Renting

Trulia | Posted 06.07.2016 | HuffPost Home

Search for advice on how to repay debt faster, and you'll most likely find tips that include things like "reduce your living expenses so more of your ...

Bright Futures: Why It's Important to Raise Money-Savvy Daughters

John F. Sweeney | Posted 06.07.2016 | Parents
John F. Sweeney

My daughter, Anna, outlining this article on Take Our Daughters and Sons to Work Day. I appreciate her help! Photo Credit: John Sweeney Before she ...

Does It Make Sense to Pay Off Your Mortgage?

Carrie Schwab-Pomerantz, CFP | Posted 06.06.2016 | Business
Carrie Schwab-Pomerantz, CFP

Dear Carrie, I'm 65 and about to retire and I still have a mortgage balance of $100,000 at 4 percent. My investment portfolio and retirement savings ...

10 Things to Start Doing Right Now to Make More Money

Steve Siebold | Posted 06.03.2016 | Business
Steve Siebold

Everyone dreams of hitting life's jackpot. Maybe you always wanted that 8,000 sq. ft. home on the ocean. Maybe for you it's the red Lamborghini. Or ...

Financial Literacy--The Big Problem No One is Talking About

Douglas P. McCormick | Posted 06.03.2016 | Business
Douglas P. McCormick

"The number one problem in today's generation and economy is lack of financial literacy." Alan Greenspan While I agree that financial literacy is a r...

College Students Don't Know Much About Finances, Surprised?

Latoya Scott | Posted 06.02.2016 | College
Latoya Scott

After reading this latest study, I was simply speechless. I mean, nothing has changed since I graduated from undergrad in 2006, and from the looks of it, not enough is happening to ensure younger millennials and future generations learn anything about handling their finances.

My Experience Using a 203k Home Renovation Loan

Lauren Bowling | Posted 06.02.2016 | HuffPost Home
Lauren Bowling

I've been meaning to do a post on the ins and outs of using a 203k renovation loan for years now, and home ownership month seemed the perfect time! This post covers not only what the 203k renovation loan product is, but my own experiences with it and my advice for other first time home buyers who are considering it.

14 Secrets About Buying A Home You Probably Haven't Thought Of

Quora | Posted 06.03.2016 | HuffPost Home

What are good tips for buying a house? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people ...

Build Your Financial Plan with "Buffer Zone" Accounts

Lule Demmissie | Posted 06.02.2016 | Money
Lule Demmissie

Planning for the long term is not just about creating a savings and investing strategy, but also building financial buffers to help protect you and your family.

Building a Financial Emergency Kit for Your Family

Nathaniel Sillin | Posted 06.01.2016 | Business
Nathaniel Sillin

What could a financial emergency look like for your family? It could be the weather-related destruction of a home. It could mean sudden serious illnes...

Elizabeth Warren: "I Always Poked at the Things That Scared Me Most."

Beth Kobliner | Posted 09.30.2016 | Parents
Beth Kobliner

Warren took a break from laying waste to a certain Republican presidential hopeful on social media and fending off rumors that she's on the veep shortlist to chat with me about the personal side of personal finance.

The Worst Things You Can Do With a Credit Card

Robert Harrow | Posted 06.01.2016 | Business
Robert Harrow

Though credit cards can have a net positive effect on your finances, they also leave the door open for trouble. Between hidden fees and their complex rules, if you aren't careful around your little piece of plastic, it can end up costing your dearly.

What Smart Women Know About Managing Money

Kimberly Palmer | Posted 06.01.2016 | Women
Kimberly Palmer

The path to becoming a smart mom starts long before the birth of your first child, and even before the double lines of a pregnancy test appear. Just as prenatal vitamins help us build our reserves of iron and folic acid, certain money habits adopted early make us stronger and better prepared for the financial shock of family life.