|Last month, I started working my way through Elite Blog Academy 3.0 by Ruth Soukup – a course which, admittedly, I had signed up for back in July. However, between getting married and a subsequent move (more on that later), I hadn’t had a chance to really dig in yet. As I work my way…
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|November is Lung Cancer Awareness Month. Here are free and cheap lung cancer screening resources.
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|Hey guys it has been a while since my last dividend increase article. In the meantime there were three stocks which increased their dividend and unfortunately one company which cut their dividend to half. Being [...] ...|
|China is an Asian giant in economic terms, but it’s really, in population terms that China is the global giant. Everyone knows the hybrid model of communist dictatorship in which capitalism has found a gap, and that has made the country scale, in just a few decades, its economic power. And that capitalism not only […]
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|Moving on in our series, one of the most popular and most recognizable is the FHA mortgage. This type of loan is obtained from a regular institutional lender, such as a bank or credit union. The lender is insured against loss on the loan by the Federal Housing Administration (FHA). An (FHA) loan can be a […] Read more...
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|Through college, I felt like meal-prepping was this extremely “adult” thing that I would basically never figure out, and therefore didn’t even want to try. I basically subsisted on a diet of even parts takeout curry, Chipotle, and entire blocks of cheese to supplement the free meals I got for being a dining hall cashier. … Continued
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|The last couple of years, I’ve written about my utter lack of enthusiasm for Black Friday deals. We don’t need TVs, appliances, toys or donut/cake pop makers. So most of the sales just don’t appeal to us. Grown up (aka boring) buys In the end, I check the leaked Friday ads for what the […] ...|
|This is my 2nd go at a Vignette post (read the Summer Vignettes here), I hope you find it entertaining or helpful. Let me know what you think. I Don’t Recommend Hanging It on Your Exterior Door It’s almost that time of year. Time to celebrate the birth of Jesus. Time for eggnog and Christmas […]
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|Review: Freek Vermeulen’s “excellent book” Breaking Bad Habits: Defy Industry Norms and Reinvigorate Your Business is about more than business. (Reading the... ...|
|The amount of financial risk that's appropriate for you may depend on your age and other factors. So what is financial risk, and how much should you be willing to take' To learn more, read on.
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|A few weeks back Jean Chatzky almost broke the internet with a Tweet. That’s a lie. Tweets about retirement guidelines from personal finance gurus have zero percent chance of breaking the internet. However, it got a lot of discussion and a lot of retweets. Check it out: By the time you’re 30, aim to have […]
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|This won’t be a long post, as I just wanted to do a quick update for my readers on how Dividend Portfolio is now more secure. If you look closely, you’ll see that Dividend Portfolio is now being accessed via https instead of the more unsecure http. I’ve had the blog for nearly two years now… Read More »
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|Watching someone you love slowly die of something you cannot prevent or lessen is the worst form of emotional torture imaginable. I wouldn’t wish the experience on my worst enemy. But life doesn’t care if what it throws at you is hard, impossible, unimaginable — it presses on, and it’s up to you to decide … Continued
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|I thought it would be fun to write a seasonal Thanksgiving article. You know—How to Save Money on Your Thanksgiving Menu! or something like that. But I cannot write that article for you, or anything remotely like it. I have a confession to make. Are you ready' I spend $500 a year on Thanksgiving. The […]
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|We’ve analyzed dozens of cash rewards cards to create this list of the best cash back credit cards. These offers include cash back of up to 6%, double cash back rewards, and cards with cash back bonuses. Cash back credit cards are one of the best ways to put extra money in your pocket. With […]
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|I have a habit of writing down the biggest things I'm thankful for each week. Here's what's come up so far in 2017! ...|
|I remember listening to an interview with Mark Cuban, which he talked about in his 20s his goal was to be a millionaire by 35. Being 25 or so at the time, the idea really resonated with me. As I was just getting into personal development–I have memories of writing down the affirmation, “I’m financially […]The post Financial Milestones To Reach Before 35 appeared first on The Ways To Wealth: ...|
|A lot of Get Rich Slowly readers like to get their hands dirty. Instead of paying for an app, they’d rather build their own expense trackers and net worth calculators and other money tools. If you’re one of these nerdy industrious folks, check out how the anonymous bloggers at Waffles on Wednesday made their own […]
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|Gentle Readers, My gig ended last Monday, but I have an interview to do similar temporary work as a supervisor. I hope that this works out. I will likely have at least two weeks without earning money. My brother’s high-risk pregnancy ended with an apparently healthy child. They live overseas, and their country has some … Continue reading "Net Worth Week 84 – Hard Week Edition" ...|
|This post is part of the Elements series, a Periodic Table of all the Investing Elements that you need. Today's topic is Insurance.
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|Reading Time: 5 minutes In this article we will discuss some potential ideas for investors to consider and logical mistakes some investors are making. The goal is to give you starting points for investing ideas as well as to help you avoid making mistakes which can distort your outlook on the market. There are almost always false narratives within [...]
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|As a college student, you’ll already know how frustrating finances can be and how expensive everyday living in college can turn out. It’s no wonder that so many more college students are turning to getting part-time jobs to help them cover costs. However, not everybody is going to want (or be able) to work in … Continued
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|The following is a guest blog post: Being savvy and monitoring your own fund has its own pros and cons. However, many people rely on experts for their fund management but having a proper understanding of the market can really help you to gain maximum returns. Well, if we talk about ULIP Plan then it ... Read more
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|Trash is an ethical quandary. Americans produce a shocking amount of it – 4.4 lbs per person per day, or about 260 million tons of trash in 2014. Thankfully, the per capita trash production has leveled off in the last two decades, with about 34% of our municipal solid waste now going into recycling or composting. I’ve spent a lot of time in the last year trying to minimize my ...|
|Have you ever done something completely outrageous like sell everything you own and then take a road trip? Well I did something similar to this and what I learned surprised me.
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|Personal finance is full of well-worn basics: pay yourself first when saving, create a budget, don’t use high-interest types of credit. Easy enough to say, but these basics can get tricky to balance during life changes. Even the most practiced of us in our money can feel overwhelmed by the financial decisions we face during major life events. From marriage to having a baby to going back to school or transitioning ...|
|Mondays are all about ETFs here at Abnormal Returns. You can check out last week’s links including a look at when an... ...|
|Well, this happened. Jeff Bezos, founder and CEO of Amazon, became the wealthiest person on the planet. Following a massive run on Amazon’s stock price, Bezos surpassed long-running holder of the title for the richest man on the world, and fellow tech titan, Bill Gates. Jeff Bezos has not only disrupted several industries, he has also disrupted the very way of doing business. Back in the old days, i.e. around ...|
| Reading Time: 2 Min We cover a tool I use to passively earn 2-5% back on all my online purchases. It’s a nice start to the holiday shopping season and should passively generate a few hundred dollars a year. Back in May, I wrote about a tool I had discovered called Ebates.
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|And how we can overcome them! . I remember the first time my husband and I talked about taking a mini-retirement. We were newly married, $55,000 is debt and earning about a $1000 a month. It might seem that we had no business even talking about such things! But I’m a firm believer that if you really know what you want out […]
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|Your free credit score isn’t the same one lenders see. Here’s the difference between credit scores — and how to use them to make smart financial decisions.
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|I’m a Christian but I understand that there is a lot of moral wisdom to be gained from nonChristian and non-religious books. I also often think that the Bible may be lacking sometimes in practical guidance. For instance, Jesus instructs us in Matthew 5:22, that even being angry at your brother is a sin. But … Continue reading My Best Books of the Year: How to Fight ...|
|If you were sentenced to prison for 10 years for “Reckless Homicide By Delivery of a Controlled Substance”, what lesson would you learn from it' 1) Don’t do drugs. It’ll ruin your life. 2) Why did this happen to me' Life isn’t fair. 3) I can use my story to save someone else’s life. For Billy B. from Wealth Well Done, it’s #3. Back in 2002, Billy was a 21-year-old ...|
|Tiny homes aren’t just a fad anymore — what started as a way to lower mortgage payments and utility costs following the Great Recession has developed into a worldwide movement. And Google searches for “Tiny House for Sale” have grown a whopping 900%. If you’re looking to purchase or build a tiny house of your own, there are a few decisions you’ll need to make: Where do you want to ...|
|Whether your goal is being debt free or just free of bad debt, this process will help you get there. I read a shocking statistic the other day. While only about 27% of Americans carry credit card debt, more than half of lower-income households have more debt than they make in a year. Worse still […]
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|As you know, I will start to use lines of credit to grow my real estate portfolio. After I decided my early retirement portfolio would come essentially from a rental property portfolio, I decided to look at lines of credit from a different angle. Just so you know, big rental portfolios have been proven to […]
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|Earlier this year, for our wedding anniversary, Mrs. T bought tickets to Kurios by Cirque du Soleil so we could have a kids-free date. After a bit of planning, we were fortunate to be able to turn this opportunity into a stayaction with 1 night in Vancouver by sending the kids to my parent. So two Saturdays ago, Mrs. T and I sent the kids to my parents in the morning, ...|
|1.The 3rd Longest Bull Market Ever is Still Lacking IPOs Barron’s The dearth of companies making their trading debuts is an unusual feature of what has been a record run for the stock market. In the heady 1990s, there were an average of 436 IPOs per year in the U.S., based on Ritter’s data. Last…
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|Have you been on bad first dates' I’ve been on more than I care to tell you, but I’ve gotten light years better at narrowing the field. Now I only meet guys with a decent chance of becoming friends or partners. I’m living proof that proper screening can save you from terrible dates. How do […]
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|As I woke up this morning and checked out the latest financial news … I was welcomed with a nice little Christmas bonus. A raise of over 9% to our passive income stream. This increase to our income wasn’t from my full time job. Instead, we got a raise that was passive and we didn’t […]
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|Find Your Purina One Cat Food Coupon Here: $2.00 Off Purina One SmartBlend Cat Food Coupon Our pets deserve the best food we can provide them and Purina One is a great brand of cat and dog food. Purina One SmartBlend Dry Cat Food is one of my favorite brands to buy for our cat because she loves it and I feel her fur is softer and healthier after eating ...|
|So with Black Friday coming up, wait before you buy! Here’s a round up of savings from some leading retailers and also links to other useful voucher…as you know as well as I do, never buy anything online without using a voucher code if you can.
Offer: Black Friday Prices Now: Save Up to Half Price
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Offer: Great RRP Savings in the Pre-Black Friday Event
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|I am a die-hard night owl. No matter how old I get, I firmly believe that 2 AM is the best time to have a conversation. My soul longs for the intimacy of the night, and my best memories fall between the hours of 10 PM and 5 AM. (As long as 5 AM marks … Continued
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|The SIMPLE Plan is a type of retirement account for small businesses that is simpler (ah hah!) to administer and more portable than the 401(k) plans that are more appopriate for larger businesses. SIMPLE is an acronym (probably a backronym, more likely) which stands for Savings Incentive Match PLan for Employees. A SIMPLE typically is based on an IRA-type account, but could be based on a 401(k) plan. What we’ll ...|
|Use a stress-free investing strategy in funds and still beat your goals Turn to your favorite investing channel or click through to just about any financial blog and all you hear is stocks, stocks, stocks. Everyone is trying to find that next stock that will make them rich. But is that the best way to […]
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|It’s a Holiday week! Since many people will be traveling this week, I decided to write a short story about how traveling changes you. I wanted to publish one of my favorite short stories, “The Good Lion”, by Ernest Hemmingway. But I didn’t want to get into trouble with the Hemingway Society who ownsRead more
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|This is the first of a three part series detailing our journey to financial independence. Part One will cover how we have done to date and what has gotten us there. Part Two will explore where we go from here, including the impact of potential actions we are considering with
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|Marriott Rewards is having a flash sale where you can save up to 50% using your points to buy products from their catalog. I’m sure there are some good deals, but using points this way is usually a bad idea. Let’s talk about the pros and cons of the Marriott Rewards Flash Sale to buy […]
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