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Cato and Darian

Blog Info

Name:
The Dollar Build
Category:
General Finance
Tags:
Saving and Investing, Early Retirement, Risk and Asset Management, Millennials, Student Loans, Debt Management, Lifestyle, Behavioral Psychology, Smart Spending, Making More Money
Start Year:
2017

Blogger Bio

Location:
Phoenix, Arizona, United States
Age:
20s
Race:
Unspecified
Gender:
Unspecified
Life stage:
SINK (Single Income, No Kids)
Profession:
Lawyer (Attorney)

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Latest Blog Posts

My old psychology professor once said, “Without properly motivating my students, the knowledge I pass on is meaningless.” He made a good point. It’s highly unlikely that we’ll achieve specific goals or get the results we want if we don’t have sufficient knowledge. It’s not impossible, but it’s extremely difficult. But no matter how [...] The post These 3 resources will inspire you to take action today appeared first on The ...
Posted: Sep 20 2017 @ 10:00 AM
According to eHarmony, the top reason users struggle to find dates is because their profile photos are low resolution and poor image quality. In case you’re wondering, next on the list are shirtless photos where it’s not necessary to be partially clothed, pictures of the user with mounted dead animals, and photos of user [...] The post A Name Brand vs. Generic Showdown: Lucky Charms or Marshmallow Mateys? appeared first on ...
Posted: Sep 13 2017 @ 10:00 AM
According to eHarmony, the top reason users struggle to find dates is because their profile photos are low resolution and poor image quality. In case you’re wondering, next on the list are shirtless photos where it’s not necessary to be partially clothed, pictures of the user with mounted dead animals, and photos of user [...] The post Name Brand vs. Generic: Is there really a difference? appeared first on The Dollar ...
Posted: Sep 13 2017 @ 10:00 AM
By now you’ve almost certainly heard about last week’s massive Equifax data breach. Equifax estimates that the breach impacted an astonishing 143 million US consumers. That’s nearly half the American population. That means there’s a good chance that you or somebody you know has had their information wrongfully stolen. These days, it seems like data [...] The post Not worried about the Equifax data breach? Maybe you should be. appeared first ...
Posted: Sep 11 2017 @ 7:30 PM
This has been a week of firsts for us at the Dollar Build.Although we launched two full weeks ago on August 25, we hadn’t submitted our blog to the Rockstar Finance Blog Directory yet. Well, we crossed that off the list early on in the week and it feels like we are officially part of [...] The post Sunday Roundup for September 10, 2017 appeared first on The Dollar Build. ...
Posted: Sep 10 2017 @ 10:00 AM
Do you pay any attention to the color of the bananas you pick out when you’re at the grocery store? It’s probably something you do without even realizing it. You know that if the bananas you pick are a dark shade of yellow when you place them in your grocery cart, then you might [...] The post How Investing Is Like Buying Bananas appeared first on The Dollar Build. ...
Posted: Sep 09 2017 @ 10:00 AM
There’s a good chance that if you’ve ever made a major purchase at a retail store, you’ve been offered and maybe even tempted by one of those “No interest for X months!” offers. These types of promotions are commonly offered in connection with furniture, appliances, electronics, automobiles, jewelry and other larger purchases. Often times, [...] The post How that “no interest for a year” offer can end up costing you appeared ...
Posted: Sep 05 2017 @ 10:00 AM
In his best-selling book The Millionaire Mind, the late financial guru Thomas Stanley posed the question, “Why are millionaires millionaires?” According to Stanley, their success can be attributed in large part to making the right decisions when it comes to major issues in their life. One the most pivotal of those decisions is choosing [...] The post 3 questions to help you choose the right partner for financial success appeared first ...
Posted: Sep 04 2017 @ 10:00 AM
We all know how important passive income is to achieving financial freedom. Unfortunately, laying the groundwork for passive income streams is no small task. It takes time and plenty of hard work. Whether you are generating passive income or not, that doesn’t mean you shouldn’t also be on the lookout for easy ways to [...] The post 7 ways to monetize your life (get paid to do things you already do) ...
Posted: Sep 01 2017 @ 12:00 PM
Recently, a co-worker told me that his bank turned his savings account into a checking account without even asking for his authorization. He explained that when he called his bank they said he’d exceeded a monthly transaction limit on his savings account. He asked, “Are they allowed to do that?” The short answer is [...] The post Why is there a limit of 6 transfers per month for savings accounts? appeared ...
Posted: Aug 31 2017 @ 10:15 AM

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