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Why Are Women Bad With Money? 7 Money Mistakes Women Make

Are all women bad with money? No, but there are far more rich men than rich women. Here are the most common money mistakes women make – plus ways to stop being so bad with money! If you’re a woman who admits to be bad with money, you’ve taken the most important first step. By […]

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Reach Money Goals Faster by Choosing Your Friends Carefully

Reach Money Goals Faster by Choosing Your Friends Carefully

Choosing your friends can help you reach your money goals faster – or stop you from reaching them at all! Your friends affect your financial prosperity, whether you’re paying off credit card debt, saving money for a home mortgage loan, or scraping enough money together to start your new business. These tips will help you recognize which […]

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Tax Resolution Tips – When You Can’t Afford to Pay Your Income Taxes

Tax Resolution Tips – When You Can’t Afford to Pay Your Income Taxes

If you can’t afford to pay your income taxes this year, you might find tax resolution helpful. These five tips for income tax settlement are from a financial expert at Freedom Tax Relief… “Tax resolution with the help of trained professionals can help individuals with serious tax debt,” says Jeff Staley, managing partner of Freedom Tax […]

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How to Repair a Bad Credit Rating After Paying Credit Card Debt

How to Repair a Bad Credit Rating After Paying Credit Card Debt

If you’re debt free thanks to good financial planning (such as debt consolidation), you may now wonder how to repair your credit report. These tips for repairing a bad credit rating are based on a question from a reader who worked with a credit counseling service to pay off her debt… “Four years ago I turned […]

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How to Save More Money – 5 Tips for Creating Wealth

How to Save More Money – 5 Tips for Creating Wealth

Learn how to save more money with these five easy tips for creating wealth. I’ve tried all the following ways to save money, and we’ll be debt and mortgage free in a couple of months! These tips for creating wealth are easy, effective, and virtually painless – especially when you get into the simple habit […]

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Teaching Kids about Money at Christmas – Tips for Parents

Teaching Kids about Money at Christmas – Tips for Parents

Christmas is the best time to teach kids about money. These tips for parents are from Karyn Hodgens, creator of KidsSave (a unique kids’ saving program that puts kids in charge of their money). “The biggest challenge I face regarding Christmas spending and kids is sticking to my budget,” says Hodgens. “This is a recent phenomenon for […]

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How to Save, Invest, and Earn More Money

How to Save, Invest, and Earn More Money

These articles include everything from tips on saving money to how to earn more money, and feature a financial expert’s best ways to invest money. Before the tips, a quip: “The rule is not to talk about money with people who have much more or much less than you.” – Katherine Whitehorn. I make this […]

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Where Should I Invest Money – Real Estate or the Stock Market?

Where Should I Invest Money – Real Estate or the Stock Market?

If you’re lucky and have extra money to invest, here’s help for deciding if you should invest in real estate or the stock market. These tips for creating financial abundance are from Travis Freeman. Before his tips, a quip: “October:  This is one of the peculiarly dangerous months to speculate in stocks,” said Mark Twain. “The […]

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How to Diversify Your Investment Portfolio – Tips for Newbies

How to Diversify Your Investment Portfolio – Tips for Newbies

Knowing how to diversify your investment portfolio is the first step to financial security – and even wealth! A financial expert, Mark J. Aubry, explains what diversifying your portfolio means, and shares three investment tips. Before the tips, a quip: “Diversification is the closest thing to a free lunch.  You might as well eat a lot […]

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How Compound Interest and Simple Interest Rates Work

This simple, easy comparison of compound versus simple interest rates includes two tips for maximizing the benefits of compound interest. Financial expert and author Adam Goodman also describes two surprising facts about compound interest… Before the tips, a quip: “Many of the biggest and most far-reaching investments we make in our lives are investments that […]

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