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Derek Sall

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Life And My Finances
General Finance
Debt, Real Estate
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Grand Rapids, Michigan, United States
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SIK (Single Income, Kids)
Financial Analyst
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In an era where you can do (almost) everything online, some people are choosing to automate their lives in almost every way, including saving money. With so many apps, online banks, and websites, it’s easy to think that automating your savings is a great choice. But is it' Is Automating Your Savings Worth It'This post has been written by our fabulous staff writer, Kimberly Studdard.Below, you’ll find why automating your ...
Posted: Feb 21 2018 @ 4:30 AM
“Want to be wealthy' Then you should buy yourself a house!”… said the person that knows nothing about wealth building. Sure, buying a reasonably priced house is often better than renting, but it’s not a wise investment. Truthfully, buying a house is a terrible investment – one of the worst that you’ll probably ever make. Your House is a Terrible InvestmentThis post contains affiliate links.“What do you mean, Derek' I ...
Posted: Feb 19 2018 @ 4:30 AM
People love the idea of having rental property and collecting all that money each month. So, what’s holding so many people back from actually becoming landlords' I’ll tell you what.Tenants!The proverbial “I don’t wanna deal with phone calls about a backed up toilet at 2 am!” is what comes out of people’s mouths when you ask them why they haven’t taken the plunge (no pun intended!) into real estate investing.Or ...
Posted: Feb 16 2018 @ 4:30 AM
I want to tell all of you a secret. You can predict the future!!For some of you this may come as a shock. For others you’ve known this so long you have “I told you so” tattooed across your forehead.Whichever group you belong to it’s important that you use this power wisely. Luckily for you this is a personal finance website and I am your humble servant. This means I ...
Posted: Feb 14 2018 @ 4:30 AM
The stereotype…Single moms are young, low-income earners that have to live in their parents’ basement to survive. For the most part, this couldn’t be further from the truth. From my experience, single moms are strong, relentless, hard-charging, and thirsty to create an amazing future for themselves and for their children, and they’ll stop at nothing to achieve their dreams. That’s why I made this list of 50+ high paying side ...
Posted: Feb 12 2018 @ 4:30 AM
Whether you are engaged to be married, or you have shared a life with your partner for years, finances are one of the biggest factors in having a successful relationship. However, many couples overlook the importance of money in their relationships, and how detrimental miscommunication about the topic can be to a successful marriage or partnership. Often the lack of discussion surrounding financial management boils down to misinformation about what ...
Posted: Feb 12 2018 @ 3:20 AM
Yes, blogs can earn money – LOTS of money. This report is only the beginning of what I plan to make in the future. Think $1,000 a month is a lot' What about $2,000' $5,000' $10,000'It’s all possible, and I want to show you how – which is why I publish these silly blog income reports in the first place.If you want to start earning money and want to learn ...
Posted: Feb 10 2018 @ 7:30 PM
You’re in debt.You’ve been in debt.And it honestly feels like you’re never going to get out.Any time there’s a glimmer of hope where you think you’re getting some traction, something happens…. You get sick or injured, Your car breaks down, or You lose your jobUgh… You just can’t seem to catch a break!It’s official. You’ve given up. You’ll always be in debt and that’s just the way it’s going to ...
Posted: Feb 09 2018 @ 4:30 AM
It’s a new year, which means many people have made resolutions to save and invest their money. New to the game' Then it’s time to check out some of the best apps to help you save and invest your money in 2018.This post is written by Kimberly Studdard, our regular staff writer. It also contains affiliate links, but at no additional cost to you. The Best Apps to Help You ...
Posted: Feb 07 2018 @ 4:30 AM
Another government shutdown is looming and what boggles the minds of most Americans is how can the government be so reckless when it comes to spending money. This is not a political statement – it’s common sense. Just image in if you ran your household budget like the bigwigs in Washington or even city hall. It’s not hard to think of what would happen as bill collectors would follow you ...
Posted: Feb 07 2018 @ 3:00 AM


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