This time of year, it's all about the shopping. Shopping for food, for gifts, and for decorations. However, it's easy to fall into spending traps when you're already predisposed toward spending … [Read more...] about 3 Spending Traps To Avoid This Holiday Season
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One of the easiest ways to give a gift, particularly during the holiday season, is with the help of a gift card. Gift cards are rising in popularity because they are easy to give, and the recipient … [Read more...] about Giving A Gift Card? Make It Personal!
One of the realities afflicting many in the current job market is the fact that underemployment is a big issue. While it's true that unemployment is still something that weighs on many, there are … [Read more...] about What To Do If You’re Underemployed
Many entrepreneurs strike out on their own originally, but eventually realize that they need help as they find success. In some cases, this help means hiring the right people for your team. In other … [Read more...] about How To Identify A Solid Business Partner
There are times when it seems as though your money is in charge of you. At times, whether it's because you are anxious and stressed, or just because you're busy and feel you don't have time to manage … [Read more...] about Budget Out Of Control? How to Take Charge
Many of us recognize that we need help sometimes. Even though I know the basics of how to play the guitar, I find it helps to have a teacher who can direct me to more effective practice. In just about … [Read more...] about How To Choose A Financial Coach
Retirement is something that most people know they need to focus on at some point in their lives, yet many get so overwhelmed by it that they don't take the time to do so. Learning the ins and outs of … [Read more...] about 3 Common Types Of IRAs To Consider
If you want to build wealth over time, one of the best things you can do is invest. And if you want to increase the chances that your portfolio will pay off in the long run, you need to choose your … [Read more...] about 5 Things To Look For In A Long Term Investment
I‘ve been doing a lot of research when it come to discount online brokerages lately. It seems like just about everyone has a service that they like best, and that they prefer using. The first one I h … [Read more...] about ShareBuilder By Capital One Review: Discount Online Stock Brokerages
When you are faced with a financial disaster, or when the economy worries you with its performance, it's important to keep your sanity. Some of the worst decisions that we make are based on fear. You … [Read more...] about Keep Your Sanity, Even During Tough Financial Situations
Do you feel like you are in a good place financially? Are you reaching your financial goals? According to a survey by Citi Economic Pulse, more consumers feel positive about the economy -- and their … [Read more...] about More Consumers Feel They Are Reaching Their Financial Goals
One of the rules of thumb that has been in existence for a long time, particularly associated with retirement, is the idea that you should plan to need around 75% of your current income in … [Read more...] about Retirement Finances: Will Your Expenses Drop? Or Just Change?