Reformed Credit Card Users

This page may include affiliate links. Please see the disclosure page for more information. For over twenty years I had no clue had to use credit cards properly.  I was given my first credit card at age eighteen with very little explanation, but knew I would not …

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Building a Better Network

This page may include affiliate links. Please see the disclosure page for more information. Whether we know it or not we all network in some form or another each and every day.  Even my seventy-something-year-old mother shares her status on Facebook or asked others to click a …

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Book Review: Hustle Away Debt

This page may include affiliate links. Please see the disclosure page for more information. I recently had the opportunity to review the book Hustle Away Debt: Eliminate Your Debt by Making More Money by David Carlson. You may recognize David or D.C. as we like to call …

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Millennials and Student Loan Debt

This page may include affiliate links. Please see the disclosure page for more information. Millennials might be paying significantly more for school and accumulating recording setting student debt, but they do not mind according to a new study of 500 college graduate students from Credit Sesame. Even …

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Money Song: Stressed Out

This page may include affiliate links. Please see the disclosure page for more information. Have you ever felt stressed out? I know I have, and often it was related to some type of poor planning, whether it was work, family or money that triggered it typically started …

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Raising Future Millionaires

This page may include affiliate links. Please see the disclosure page for more information. Maybe it’s a bit presumptuous on my part to title this post “Raising Future Millionaires”, a better title may have been “Raising Potential Future Millionaires.” Although I do not know what the future …

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How to Survive Graduation Season Without Breaking the Bank

This page may include affiliate links. Please see the disclosure page for more information. Graduation season is quickly approaching, which means it’s time to bring on the celebrations. While it may seem like an overwhelming time, it can also be a very exciting time for the graduates …

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Things David Letterman Taught me about Personal Finance

This page may include affiliate links. Please see the disclosure page for more information. Tonight we say goodbye to David Letterman and his 33 year run on late-night television. I wanted to take a moment and share the things David Letterman taught me about Personal Finance, but …

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Rolodex of Memories

This page may include affiliate links. Please see the disclosure page for more information. There are certain days or events that are locked in my memory. When I think about them I can recall them with such vivid images and amazing details. It’s truly amazing the amount …

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College ROI: How To Calculate If It Is Worth It

This page may include affiliate links. Please see the disclosure page for more information. Last month in a post titled “Education Cost” I ask the questions should a metric like ROI be used when picking a career path, well the folks over at PayScale have helped answer …

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Debt is Not Forever

This page may include affiliate links. Please see the disclosure page for more information. Jackie over at The Debt Myth has a month-long campaign going on call Debt is Not Forever. If you haven’t heard about it you should check it out, it’s truly inspiring. Many other …

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