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5 Financial Survival Tips for Small Businesses

Vicky Law | Posted 10.26.2016 | Business
Vicky Law

Small businesses struggle to get funds. Loans for small to medium-sized businesses are hard to come by to say the least. However, where there is a wil...

The Talk Inspires Families And Friends To Talk About Money

Xaque Gruber | Posted 10.21.2016 | Impact
Xaque Gruber

In the pantheon of uncomfortable, taboo and inappropriate conversation subjects, money ranks right at the top. Yet talking about finances with family,...

College Education? 3 Ways to Quickly Improve Your Credit Score

Devishobha Ramanan | Posted 10.05.2016 | Teen
Devishobha Ramanan

As parents, we can directly impact kids' attitude and beliefs towards money. However, certain inflection points in the child's life, like a college education or a major career option will warrant not only educating them on money, but also might warrant some quick arrangement of money for unforeseen expenditure.

Why is This Hated Bull Market so Resilient?

Sol Palha | Posted 09.01.2016 | Business
Sol Palha

The market has resisted all attempts to correct. We know why it is not crashing; this has to do with mass psychology, but what's preventing it from letting out a significant dose of steam. The table below might hold the answer.

7 Ways To Make It Work If Your Spouse Earns Less Than You

The Huffington Post | Brittany Wong | Posted 09.01.2016 | Divorce

People in relationships change over time ― and so do their paychecks. When you met your spouse, you may have been on equal footing financially. But...

Everyone Wants A Robo-Advisor

Robin Raskin | Posted 07.19.2016 | Technology
Robin Raskin

There was a time when you needed a substantial amount of wealth in order to make it worth hiring a wealth manager or even getting a wealth manager to pay attention to your puny investment funds. That picture is changing fast.

New To Budgeting? Try The 50-20-30 Rule

Trulia | Posted 07.11.2016 | HuffPost Home

If you're new to budgeting, figuring out how to manage your money each month can feel overwhelming.

Is Your Mindset Holding You Back

Sophie Andrews | Posted 06.22.2016 | Business
Sophie Andrews

If you take the time to focus on your business or financial situation and then analyse the difference between the actual numbers and your desired goal...

4 Financial Survival Mindsets That Scare Away Financial Success

Samantha A. Gregory | Posted 04.21.2016 | Business
Samantha A. Gregory

Money is freedom or at least it should be. It enables you to live abundantly and affords you a lifestyle that is much higher than ¾'s of the world's ...

Here's How You're Hurting Yourself Every Day If You're STILL Avoiding Your Credit

Adrian Nazari | Posted 03.31.2016 | Business
Adrian Nazari

If you think you don't need to check your credit score or be wary of identity theft, that attitude could be harming you every day.

Expecting to Receive Extra Money This Spring? Consider Your Options Before Splurging.

Ryan Bailey | Posted 03.18.2016 | Education
Ryan Bailey

While these tips can apply to many people, it's important to find an approach to saving, spending or some combination that works for you. Whichever path you take, remember to enjoy some of your bonus or tax return, too - you earned it!

50 Ways to Save $500 This March 

GOBankingRates | Posted 03.10.2016 | Business

By Cameron Huddleston, Columnist Saving hundreds of dollars in just one month might seem next to impossible for some of us. After all, you would have...

So, You Gave Up On Your New Year's Resolution. Now What?

Ryan Bailey | Posted 02.26.2017 | Money
Ryan Bailey

If you fell off the New Year's resolution bandwagon sometime around February 15, but still genuinely want to make a change, a recent study by TD Bank found that using visualization to accomplish your goals could be a game changer.

6 Personal Finance Tips for Women | Posted 01.21.2017 | Business

My mom was widowed at age 48. I have 3 sisters. I know how difficult it can be to be a financially independent woman. I'm passionate about helping women feel secure and confident in handling their personal finances

REPAYE vs. Refinancing for Medical Residents and Fellows

Aryea Aranoff | Posted 01.19.2017 | Education
Aryea Aranoff

This is the final installment of a two-part series explaining everything a physician should know about the new federal student loan repayment program,...

A Few Ideas to Improve Your Money Management Skills

Carol Morgan | Posted 01.20.2017 | 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.

Revised Pay As You Earn: Everything You Need to Know About REPAYE for Doctors

Aryea Aranoff | Posted 01.11.2017 | Education
Aryea Aranoff

This is part one of a two-part series that explains everything a physician should know about the new federal student loan repayment program, REPAYE. P...

How Student Loans Can Wreck a New Marriage

Aryea Aranoff | Posted 12.16.2016 | College
Aryea Aranoff

Are you a newlywed or thinking about getting married? Combining families, homes, cars, and even bank accounts is expected and embraced by most couples entering marriage. But there's one thing that many newlyweds forget they'll be sharing when they say, "I do"--their spouse's student loan debt.

6 Tips for Boosting Your Credit Score in 2016

CompareCards | Posted 12.08.2016 | Education

Paying monthly bills is a necessary chore that has a definite effect on your credit score. According to the FICO scoring model, your payments account for as much as 35 percent of your total score. Create reminders for due dates or establish a calendar for yourself to ensure you get everything paid on time.

Stop! Don't Sign Your Divorce Papers Until You Do This One Crucial Thing

Abby Rodman, LICSW | Posted 11.15.2016 | Divorce
Abby Rodman, LICSW

he deliberations dragged on so long, I just couldn't stand the wait any longer. Add to that an attorney who was admittedly distracted during the negotiations, and you've got a pretty certain recipe for settlement dissatisfaction. And I don't want the same for you.

Allowance for Nothing and Nothing for Doing Your Chores

Margaret Ruvoldt | Posted 10.19.2016 | Parents
Margaret Ruvoldt

An ongoing conversation with parents I know is how to use allowance and chores either together or separately to teach our children about responsibility and the value of money. There is no easy answer here.

10 Best and Worst Deals at Whole Foods

GOBankingRates | Posted 10.09.2016 | Business

Whole Foods' reputation for being pricey earned it the nickname Whole Paycheck, but the grocery chain, which specializes in organic fare, does offer some deals. Read on to find out which Whole Foods deals are the best -- and which are the worst.

Why Happy People Earn More Money

GOBankingRates | Posted 08.25.2016 | Business

By Cameron Huddleston, Columnist It's generally assumed that greater wealth leads to happiness. In fact, several studies have tried to pinpoint the m...

Travel Prep: 10 Financial To-Dos Before Going on a Trip

GOBankingRates | Posted 08.26.2016 | Business

By Caroline Hailey, Contributor While people may disagree on many topics, there's one thing that most all of us can agree on: vacations are great. So...

30 Ways to Increase Your Take-Home Income

GOBankingRates | Posted 08.26.2016 | Business

By Caroline Banton, Contributor A sudden promotion or raise might seem unlikely, but there are many ways to boost your paycheck that you might not ha...