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Six Ways to Encourage Good Saving and Spending Habits in Your Children

Nathaniel Sillin | Posted 07.20.2016 | Business
Nathaniel Sillin

How often do you discuss money with your children? If your answer is "not often," you're not alone. A recent study from investment firm T. Rowe Price ...

Homebuyer Education: The First Step to Buying a Home

Nathaniel Sillin | Posted 06.22.2016 | Business
Nathaniel Sillin

The purchase of a home is among the biggest financial decisions people will make in a lifetime. Taking a qualified homebuying class will do more than ...

Top 10 Financial To Do's for Today's Grads

Carrie Schwab-Pomerantz, CFP | Posted 06.20.2016 | Business
Carrie Schwab-Pomerantz, CFP

Dear Readers, This is always an exciting time of year as new grads--and their parents--anticipate the opportunities and challenges that lie ahead. Fo...

7 Essential Things to Do the Summer Between High School and College

Hélène Tragos Stelian | Posted 06.10.2016 | College
Hélène Tragos Stelian

You did it! You are going to college, congrats! As you finish off high school and enjoy end-of-year celebrations, you'll want to start looking toward your summer. Here are my top tips on what you'll need to accomplish before leaving for college.

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.

SALLTYE - Spend a Lot Less Than You Earn

Pauline Paquin | Posted 05.24.2016 | Business
Pauline Paquin

This post appeared first on The Savvy Scot Personal finance is boring!! From the outset, personal finance is exactly that - boring. A mundane ...

12 Financial Goals You Should Reach By Your 30s

Pauline Paquin | Posted 04.14.2016 | Business
Pauline Paquin

I remember looking up to people in their 30s when I was in college. They looked so grown up, like they had it all figured out. The house, the car, the kids...

Purse Power: 10 Tips Every Woman Must Know About Money and Wealth

Patrice Tartt | Posted 04.01.2016 | Business
Patrice Tartt

Over the next decade, it's reported that women will control two thirds of consumer wealth in the United States and be the beneficiaries of the ostentatious transfer of wealth in our country's history. Evaluations range from $12 to $40 trillion dollars. Will you be in the number and what is your plan to get there?

Screw Buying Business Books as Usual

Krista M Sharp | Posted 03.14.2016 | Books
Krista M Sharp

You will rarely find me buying business books the usual way. Only if I am really under pressure by the powers that be to read some particular title p...

20 Easy Ways to Save More Money

Pauline Paquin | Posted 03.10.2016 | Business
Pauline Paquin

This post appeared first on Reach Financial Independence. How do you save more? There doesn't seem to be enough money to save anything by the end of...

Job Passion or Money? 3 Keys College Students Need to Know About Money

Garrett Mintz | Posted 03.02.2016 | College
Garrett Mintz

For college students, possessing a realistic expectation of their career at a company is extremely difficult because they have never worked in the corporate world before. Sure, many college students have had internships and part time jobs before, but it is not the same as being in a full-time career.

6 Personal Finance Myths Debunked

Pauline Paquin | Posted 02.19.2016 | Business
Pauline Paquin

The power of the majority always rules. The following 6 myths are considered as true by most people - just ask your neighbor about any of them and you'll see. It is time to debunk them one by one and give you the real truth about the matter. Many have fallen under false premises and we are eager to liberate you from the shackles of financial deceptions.

Why Real Estate Is One of the Best Ways to Make Money

Pauline Paquin | Posted 02.16.2016 | Business
Pauline Paquin

This post appeared first on Make Money Your Way. After a decade of saving and investing, I think real estate is one of the best ways to make money an...

Why an Early Financial Start Can Change Your Life

Pauline Paquin | Posted 02.08.2016 | Business
Pauline Paquin

Your most productive years are while you are young. Do you remember college, when you could sleep for two hours and be back in class in the morning? I did that too. Except I was a waitress until 2:00 a.m. and class started at 8:00 a.m.

Saving More Money: Every Little Counts

Pauline Paquin | Posted 02.04.2016 | Business
Pauline Paquin

Set a goal. A small, reasonable, achievable goal. You want to save a down-payment for a house, a car, start an emergency fund or set money aside for a holiday? Quantify your goal and set a reasonable time line.

Sharing Money Problems with Kids

Nathaniel Sillin | Posted 02.03.2016 | Business
Nathaniel Sillin

Kids are surprisingly resilient in the face of a crisis. But even so, serious family money troubles can potentially affect their home life, education and outlook on money management down the road.

11 Millionaires Reveal Their Success Secrets

Pauline Paquin | Posted 02.01.2016 | Business
Pauline Paquin

Read the full story on Reach Financial Independence   What does it take to become a millionaire? These personal finance bloggers worth over seven f...

5 of the Simplest Reminders for Your Journey Towards Financial Freedom

Paul Scolardi | Posted 01.22.2016 | Business
Paul Scolardi

Making the journey towards financial freedom is never fast or easy. It is big undertaking and one that will be filled with challenges and setbacks.

Mondays With Marlo - Holiday Tips and Trimmings

Posted 12.08.2015 | Home

No matter how many times we enter the holiday season, the story remains the same - we're usually overwhelmed. From cooking to decorating to shopping f...

1/3 of High Earners Live Paycheck to Paycheck

MoneyTips | Posted 09.15.2015 | Business
MoneyTips

The response to another question highlights the financial discipline aspect. Within the group that aren't saving as much as they want to save because of their lifestyle choices, 68% said that expenses from dining out was the main reason for their lack of saving.

5 Things You Only Think You Need

Scott Dannemiller | Posted 08.17.2015 | Parents
Scott Dannemiller

Not long ago, my wife and I felt like our family was on The Great Hamster Wheel to nowhere. So we decided to try a little experiment.

How One Family Saved $4,800 On Food In A Year

Credit.com | Posted 06.22.2016 | Money
Credit.com

What would you do with an extra $50 to $250 a month? Pay off credit card debt? Build an emergency savings fund? Take a much-needed vacation? There's a good chance you are throwing away that much money month after month, and if you stop, you'll be able to put it to better use.

Top 5 Money Moves To Make After Graduation

Brianna McGurran | Posted 06.16.2016 | Money
Brianna McGurran

As "Pomp and Circumstance" plays on graduation day, you'll probably reflect on how much you learned in the classroom and the successful career college has prepared you for. But chances are your school didn't include real-world financial tips for new grads as part of its curriculum.

Avoiding A Personal Retirement Crisis

Stuart Robertson | Posted 05.06.2016 | Money
Stuart Robertson

With the future of Social Security uncertain and an increasing number of workers approaching retirement, having access to intuitive, low-cost retirement plans along with a sound strategy to work toward retirement goals is more important than ever.

Resetting Your Retirement After Divorce

Jason Alderman | Posted 06.23.2015 | Money
Jason Alderman

Starting a new life after divorce introduces many financial challenges. Retirement may seem far away, but it should stay at the top of the list.