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It Takes a Village to Raise a Child to be FI

A famous African proverb goes, “It takes a village to raise a child,” and the same approach must be used when it comes to raising awareness about personal financial matters because this topic is pertinent to every single individual on the planet.  A majority of chronic financial problems, such as the inability to get rid… […]

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Learn How to Money During Financial Literacy Month

Do you need to learn how to money? Don’t feel bad if you do. Worldwide, only 1-in-3 adults are financially literate. Not only is financial illiteracy widespread, but there are significant variations among countries and groups.  For example, women, the poor, and lower educated respondents are more likely to suffer from gaps in financial knowledge,… […]

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Emergency Funds the Pacifier for Unpredictable Events

The last few weeks have been unpredictable. It seems like things are changing daily. Businesses are temporary closing, employees are out of work, and supplies are in demand. These unpredictable events due to COVID19 have escalated quickly, and are affecting the entire world. In the United States, one in five Americans has no emergency fund saved at… […]

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How to Use Your Tax Refund Wisely

It’s that time of year: Tax season. The one benefit to this stressful time is that, for most Americans, filing will end with you getting a decent-sized tax refund from Uncle Sam. Deciding what to do with that check, though, can be overwhelming. 8 Ways to Use Your Tax Refund Here a few ways to… […]

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How to Spring Clean Up Your Finances

Are you ready for a spring clean up? With springtime in full effect, you’re likely itching to dust and declutter your living space for a fresh start to the season. In addition to organizing and cleaning out your home, you should also apply this energy to your finances. Spring is a great opportunity to review… […]

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How to Make Money With An Amazon FBA Business

The online marketplace is a crowded space. There are many options to make money. They include places like Poshmark, eBay, and Amazon FBA (Fulfillment by Amazon). Because of its name recognition and popularity, many people start with an Amazon FBA business. If that describes you, and you’re looking for guidance with starting your Amazon FBA… […]

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career goals how to avoid promotion killing CLM

When you’re thinking about career goals, things like landing a job interview, advancement, a promotion, a dream job, changing jobs, or a substantial raise during your performance review, have you ever considered, CLM? What’s CLM? CLM stands for career-limiting moves.  Career limiting moves is a phrase that I have recently heard for the first time…. […]