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Don’t Panic About Retirement! Do These 5 Steps to Start Saving

There are a lot of different ways to save for retirement, and everyone’s personal finance journey is unique. That’s why the strategies vary so much. Additionally, age matters. Generation X, the Baby Boomers, and the Millennials don’t look at things the same way, even though they are all trying for the same goals with retirement. They have their own sets ... Read More »

4 Reasons to Use a Credit Card to Pay for Vacation

4 Reasons to Use a Credit Card to Pay for Vacation

There are few events throughout the year quite as exciting as heading out on a vacation. Whether you are traveling with your spouse and your kids, just your significant other, or even all alone, vacations are a great way to step out of the day-to-day routine of life. With a little planning and saving in advance, you can enjoy a ... Read More »

How to Protect Your Finances During a Natural Disaster

Several recent events got me thinking, what can you do to protect your finances during a natural disaster? These steps are a good place to start.

This year the world has seen its fair share (or more) of natural disasters. Amidst reports of chaos and disruption, I began to think about how lucky I am not live in and of the areas affected by them. People have lost their homes from Hurricane Irma, wildfires and floods. The financial toll it will take on them as well ... Read More »

5 Apps to Help You Earn Extra Money

5 Apps to Help You Earn Extra Money

Most people think of their cell phone as an expense rather than a source of income, but what if you could turn that perception on its head? You might be able to actually make money with your phone, provided you download the right apps. The five apps listed below will allow you to make a bit of extra money on ... Read More »

Quit too Soon? How to Get Your Old Job Back

Quit too Soon? How to Get Your Old Job Back

You’ve been working at your job for a while. Then it happens, you just can’t stand it any longer. You’ve come to the point where you march into the boss’s office and announce you are giving your two weeks! You march out and head home for the day. When you cool down you realize that you didn’t really want to ... Read More »