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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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Student Loan Debt Cycle: Breaking Free from Its Grasp

How can I attend college without being a statistic in the student loan debt cycle? The student loan crisis is at an all time high – $1.4 TRILLION – with a “T”. That is a crazy big number. If you had 1 million...

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How My Debt Makes Me a Slave in the Modern World

I Feel Like My Debt Makes Me a Slave to My Bank. What’s the first thing that comes to mind when someone mentions slavery? Do you think of a racially charged movie? Maybe you think historically of the prejudice of owning a human being...

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Pay Down Your Debt Quickly with the Right Method!

My debt load is crushing my finances! I need relief! Do you have debt? You may be thinking, “What a dumb question. Of course I have debt. Doesn’t everybody?” Yes . . . and no. Roughly 75% of all Americans have debt,...

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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...