10 Best Debit Cards for Kids

My husband and I take our role as parents very seriously, and we’re especially interested in providing a solid financial education to our six children. One thing to consider in this financial education is providing debit cards for kids. Even if your children are younger, …

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Locus of Control

Do you know what your Locus of Control is? Locus of control is a concept that was developed in the mid-1950s by Julian B. Rotter and referred to the extent a person believes they have internal control over events affecting them or external influences have …

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Feed The Pig: The Campaign to Save Money

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Once upon a time I came across the website feed the pig, while I was flipping through some TV channels and stumbled across the following commercial: I agree aimlessly flipping TV channels is not my best use of my free time, but if I didn’t, …

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How to Pay Off Debt This Year

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If you have debt, I bet you think about how to pay off debt quite often. In fact, that debt might be the primary source of stress in your life. Debt can make you anxious, keep you up at night, and cause problems in relationships. …

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14 Best Investment Sites

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The thought of investing–and doing it successfully–can be a daunting task. This is especially true if you’re a beginner investor. However, if you’re willing to take advantage of the information on the best investment sites, you’ll have a wealth of investment knowledge right at your …

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21 Best Game Apps To Win Money

If you’re going to play games online, you may as well use the game apps where you can win money. There are several game apps out there that will either straight-out pay you for playing or give you the chance to enter drawings to win …

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Financial Literacy – Raise Your Financial IQ Today

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Let’s be honest; many of us lack basic financial literacy skills. Don’t think that a true statement? Consider the overwhelming data to back it up. The average personal debt (exclusive of home mortgages and among those with some debt) exceeds $38,000. According to Northwestern Mutual’s …

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35 Ways To Make Money In College

If you’re a student of higher education, I’m guessing you wouldn’t mind looking for ways to make money while you’re in college. College is expensive. Between tuition, fees, books, living expenses, and a host of other miscellaneous expenses, going to college will definitely make a …

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11 Best Prepaid Cards for Teens

Let’s be honest…the days of the piggy bank are long gone, especially for teens. I seriously doubt cash will ever go completely away, but so much of our money is now exchanged digitally, whether it’s being deposited into our accounts, used for paying bills online, …

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