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4 Steps to Take When Moving Cross-Country

4 Steps to Take When Moving Cross-Country

There is no way around it – moving cross-country is an intimidating proposition. Picking up your entire life to move it from one location to another is always a challenge, and that challenge grows even greater when you are traveling a great distance between your old home and your new home. If you are facing an upcoming cross-country move, you ... Read More »

4 Summer Jobs to Teach Kids the Value of Money

4 Summer Jobs to Teach Kids the Value of Money

It can be hard to teach kids the value of money. When kids are young, they don’t have any concept of money – the food just shows up on the table, and the roof just stays over their heads. As they get older, kids might have an increased awareness of the importance of money, but only as it pertains to ... Read More »

4 Reasons Millennials May Have Trouble Budgeting

4 Reasons Millennials May Have Trouble Budgeting

According to many studies, Millennials seem to have trouble creating or sticking with a budget. Unfortunately, this also means that other areas of their lives may be suffering as well. Millennials who don’t have a solid budget and financial foundation may not be saving for retirement as they ought to either. But why do Millennials have trouble budgeting? Is it that ... Read More »

5 Simple Tips for Investing

5 Tips for Investing

If you are looking for ways to get into investing, then you are probably also looking for tips on how to do it successfully. You also might want to take a look at all of the different options when it comes to investing. It is never too soon to start worrying about retirement and investing is a great way to ... Read More »

Fighting Back Against Student Loan Debt

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Student loan debt has grown from an expected part of education to a bonafide crisis in the making. As of 2017, it has become the second highest consumer debt category, second only to mortgage debt. To give you a bit of perspective, the average student in the Class of 2016 has $37,172 in student loan debt. The fact of the matter ... Read More »