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Is Your Net Worth a True Measure of Wealth?

I measure my financial standing by my income, although I’ve heard that your net worth is a better number. What is your net worth? Do you know how to calculate it? Is it the best way to measure your wealth? Here’s a...

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I’ve Had Enough! I’m Destroying My Mortgage Debt Now!

My mortgage has been a chain around my neck too long. I’m ready to be rid of it. So I’m trying to pay off my mortgage as quickly as possible. Being debt-free, really debt-free, is something my wife and I have set...

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Rich Man, Poor Man, Debt and Wealth

Guest Post: Money Thoughts from the Minds of 2 Kids. This post deviates from my normal post style, but that’s because I have two special guest posters. These two have followed the blog ever since its inception. They’ve asked how many Twitter...

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Your Grocery Spending Can Quickly Destroy a Budget!

How Can I Save Money When My Grocery Spending is Always Out of Control? How often do you check up on your budget with the expectation that you’re doing well just to find your budget trashed – all because of the food/grocery category? Your grocery...

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Compounding Interest Makes Your Savings Soar!!

Does compounding interest matter when I start saving for retirement, or is the amount I save more important? If you don’t have any savings for retirement or otherwise, you have a problem. But, hopefully, by the time you’re finished with this article, you’ll be...