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4 Things to Do After Losing Your Job

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There is nothing fun about losing your job. Most people will deal with a number of emotions after being either fired or laid off. Not to mention the financial concerns that will arise after losing your job. If you are going to get through this challenging part of your life successfully, you need to have a clear plan in place ... Read More »

The High Price of Being a Bridesmaid

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Her boyfriend popped the question and she said yes. Now she’s asked you to stand beside her as a bridesmaid on her big day! Of course you’ll be one of her bridesmaids. It would be an honor! Celebrating marriage between two people is exciting and fun, but it can also be stressful and expensive. Before you agree to being a bridesmaid, ... Read More »

3 Alternatives to Expensive Christmas Presents

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Christmas is a lot of fun, especially for those with kids – and it is also exceptionally expensive. In addition to buying expensive Christmas presents, you will probably need to buy food and other items for holiday parties you may be throwing. Plus, you might even have to travel to visit family or friends. In other words, your back account ... Read More »

4 Mistakes to Avoid When Trying to Improve Your Personal Finances

4 Mistakes to Avoid When Trying to Improve Your Personal Finances

In life, it’s important to learn from the successes of others! That’s why some of us like to read biographies or watch inspiring videos. It is equally important to learn from the mistakes of others (besides one’s own) to have a complete vision of what it takes to succeed in what we undertake. In this sense, here are 4 things ... Read More »

5 Hacks for Saving on Homeowners Insurance

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You did it! You found your dream home, you applied for and got a mortgage, you saved and had a decent down payment, and you bought your house. But don’t think your work as a homeowner is over. There are a lot of things you have to consider as a home owner that you’d never have to worry about as ... Read More »