Category: Saving/Investing

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In a World of Bad Investments, Houses are King!!

As Far as a Bad Investment Goes, Your House is Right Up There!! Before we get into this, just know that real estate is not necessarily a bad investment. And I’m not against buying real estate. But I’ve heard over and over...

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You! Even You! Can Become a Millionaire!

Who Wants to Be a Millionaire? Have you ever seen that show, “Who wants to be a millionaire”? Of course you have, and it’s interesting. Contestants answer questions of increasing difficulty with increasing levels of money attached to them, until the final...

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Market Fluctuations are Like Taking a Road Trip with Kids!

How can I Ignore the Market Fluctuations and Keep My Money Invested With Confidence? Before we get to the market fluctuations and investing with confidence, I have to tell you a little story. I recently took a relatively short 3 hour road...

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How Can I Use the Secret of the Wealthy 1% for Me?

The top earners (1%) are getting richer!! While the rest are getting poorer? We’ve all heard about the 1%, and how their income is “growing at an alarming rate” compared to the rest of us. Does that make you un-easy? That someone...

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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...

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You Need an Emergency Fund For Peanut Butter!

How Can I Ensure that I Have Something Set Aside for Emergencies (Peanut Butter or Otherwise)? It was a lazy Saturday, around lunch-time. It was the time of the day when your stomach begins to remind you that you last ate a...