Category: Finance

Personal finance posts helping people take control of their money. Focus on paying off debt, budgeting, saving money, & building wealth to live a life of freedom.

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What I Hate Most About Debt

Most of the time I try to stay positive about our remaining student loans, but this post details the aspect I hate most about still having debt...

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An Easy Way to Boost Your Productivity

In this day and age, it seems like stress has become an accepted part of life. While I'm all in favor of the hustle, it's important to not just work harder, but to also work smarter. Part of the way I've been able to balance everything I have going on in life is by implementing certain systems. Here are some of the systems I use...

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How Much Money Should You Keep in Your Checking Account?

In order to work towards your goals, a beneficial first step is to make sure your financial setup is well organized. Part of this setup is your main checking account. How do you determine the right amount of money to keep in your checking account?

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What’s Your Why?

You can learn all the money tips there are, but if you never apply them you won't see any positive change in your life. Before even trying to implement positive changes it's important to figure out your reason for doing so. This post discusses how to find your "why" that drives you in your life...

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The Best Gifts for People Difficult to Shop For

I’m one of those people who has trouble figuring out what to tell people I want for Christmas. I no longer “need” a long list of material possessions. It might seem like I’m a very difficult person to find gifts for, when actually it's easier than you might think. Here are the best gifts to get the people in your life who seem to be the most difficult to shop for...