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Half of Americans Will Make a New Year’s Resolution — and They Might Actually Keep It!
Celebrations / Lifestyle / New Year Plans

Half of Americans Will Make a New Year’s Resolution — and They Might Actually Keep It!

New Year’s resolutions: love ‘em or hate ‘em? According to a new survey by Swagbucks, a rewards- and loyalty-program company operated by Prodege, LLC, Americans are split on their commitment to New Year’s resolutions, with half planning to make one this year and the other half not. The national survey […]

Every Little Bit of Savings Adds Up
Budgeting / Financial Planning / Money Saving Tips / Wealth & Prosperity

Every Little Bit of Savings Adds Up

Living on a budget is the key to financial freedom, but getting started can be frustrating. When we look at our expenses and see all of those bills we’re paying every month, it’s easy to throw our hands up in disgust. But what about all those little expenses we incur? […]

How to Know When You Need a Budget
Budgeting / Debt Reduction / Financial Planning / Money Saving Tips / Wealth & Prosperity

How to Know When You Need a Budget

Do you really need a budget? Isn’t that just a boring list of numbers that means you never get to spend money on what you want? A budget is really just a way to take control of your finances. It does not necessarily mean you can’t ever spend your money […]

Do You Really Need an Emergency Fund?
Financial News / Money Saving Tips / Wealth & Prosperity

Do You Really Need an Emergency Fund?

Some may question the necessity of an emergency fund. After all, is it really necessary? How do you go about it? Does it need to be a huge amount? Here are some ideas and suggestions that should help answer these questions. Is an Emergency Fund Necessary? Generally speaking, yes, an […]

Couple Shares Ordeal of Protecting Elderly Parent from Financial Predator
Financial News / Retirement Planning / Wealth & Prosperity

Couple Shares Ordeal of Protecting Elderly Parent from Financial Predator

Married for more than 30 years, Terrie and Jon Hull were very close with Terrie’s mother “Jean,” spending every holiday and Sunday together. Their happiness went from good to bad to living a nightmare in the span of just a few weeks. First, Terrie’s elderly mother was in a car […]

To Heck with the Joneses!
Wealth & Prosperity

To Heck with the Joneses!

Why “Keeping Up” Is Actually Keeping You Down—and Nine Good Reasons to Stop Doing It Most of us have an ingrained, unconscious drive to keep up with the Joneses (or, as we’re more likely to think of it, the status quo). But Donna Skeels Cygan says that instead of creating fulfilling […]

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