9 Ways To Avoid Financial Infidelity

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“From hidden debt to secret expenditures, lying about finances can cause a marriage to go into default.” Kimberly Foss, CFP   The US divorce rate among young people under 30 years has been dropping to below 50% since the early … Read More

How To Save Money When Grocery Shopping

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The pandemic has reshaped our lives in many ways. We are home more due to social distance, remote work, distance learning, traveling, and dining out less. We have spent more on grocery shopping to accommodate this “new normal” lifestyle.  We … Read More

18 Personal Finance Ratios You Should Know

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Do you want to get a better sense of your financial health now? Personal financial ratios can give you a picture of your financial health and progress relative to your goals.  These benchmarks can help you develop better financial habits … Read More

10 Tips To Diversify Your Investment Portfolio

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“How many millionaires do you know who have become wealthy by investing in savings accounts? I rest my case.”  Robert G. Allen When you have some savings, it is good to invest and allocate your money to work. Most importantly, … Read More

How Our Emotions May Lead To Irrational Money Decisions

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“People do not buy goods and services. They buy relations, stories, and magic.” Seth Godin As consumers, emotions drive our decisions. Neuroscientists tell us that we make our decisions emotionally and intuitively nearly 95% of the time. The forces of … Read More

Coronavirus: Protect Your Finances And Your Future

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“When we are no longer able to change a situation, we are challenged to change ourselves.” Viktor E. Frankl, Man’s Search For Meaning Our values are tested during a crisis. We have learned that we need to make certain changes … Read More

18 Tips To Pay Back Student Loans Faster

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You have probably been hiding under a rock if you haven’t heard a lot about the growing US student debt burden. These loans are a weight on those who carry these amounts early in their careers. For some, it may … Read More

10 Ways To Better Manage Your Spending

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If you want to live comfortably, you need healthy financial habits. A top priority must be to live within your means. Only 46% of Americans report making more than they spend, according to a Pew Research study. Overspending leads to … Read More