Money Lessons From 5 Favorite Classic Novels

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We often can’t see our own mistakes through our rose-colored lenses. Instead, we can see errors more easily made by others when we are less emotional. The same happens when we find colorful characters in fiction who make blunders we … Read More

How To Buy A Home With Bad Credit

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Is it easy to buy a home with bad credit? No, but it’s not impossible to do so. Before engaging in a search for a home, you should find and review your latest credit report and credit score. There is … Read More

What Is An Interest-Bearing Account?

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When you save money, you want to put it in a safe place, have readily available access, and earn some interest. You don’t want to stash your cash in pillowcases, under your bed, or in a shoebox. Managing your savings … Read More

Success Is The Best Revenge

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Has someone ever wronged you? Once upon a time, your enemy would have received severe punishment. That was centuries ago. We’re more civilized these days, but that doesn’t mean we are any less angry and emotionally upset. You may lose … Read More

Money Lessons My Mom Taught Me

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My mom was hugely influential in teaching me my first money lessons and instilling good financial habits at an early age. The underpinnings of her knowledge and encouragement were invaluable and still are to this day. Coming from a prosperous … Read More

10 Reasons Why You Should Know Your Net Worth

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How are you today? I mean, how are you financially? Know Your Net Worth: It is a crucial benchmark at a particular time. Will allow you to set near-term and long-term goals. Track changes for better money management. Highlight your … Read More

How To Adopt An Abundance Mindset

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“The mind is everything, what you think, you become.” Buddha Are our mindsets predetermined, or can we grow, adapt, and change? Your mindset matters greatly. You have the power to develop how your mentality.  How We Think Can Impact Us … Read More

Being Frugal When Saving Time And Money

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“Price is what you pay; value is what you get.” Warren Buffett I bristled when they called me a cheapskate when I was a young kid. It cast a dark shadow over me. We lived in a modest neighborhood in … Read More

Why Liquid Net Worth Matters

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“Liquidity is a good proxy for relative net worth. You can’t lie about cash, stocks, and bond values. Mark Cuban   Understanding your net worth and how to calculate it is hugely important for measuring your financial health at a … Read More