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Counting My Pennies

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Counting My Pennies
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saving money, improving your finances and building up your savings.
Start Year:
2007

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Portland, Oregon, United States
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Latest Blog Posts

I have talked before about how I’m a hobby triathlete.  I occasionally do well in my races, but I’m far from professional and certainly unlikely to win any races.  I’m in a few different triathlon groups, both local organizations and online, and one thing that is very common to see is people sharing photos of […] The post Don’t Fall Into the Comparison Trap appeared first on Counting My Pennies. ...
Posted: Nov 12 2018 @ 8:00 AM
Boosting profits on your rental home is one of the easiest ways to make more money. It’s not difficult to implement. In fact, you may read these ideas and wonder why you weren’t doing it all along! Here are 9 of the fastest ways I have found to increase your rental income. Pet Fee Adding […] The post 9 Easy Ways to Increase Profits If You Own a Rental Home appeared ...
Posted: Nov 08 2018 @ 1:24 AM
Flu Season is upon us.  Have you gotten a flu shot?  Why not? Some people do have valid reasons to avoid the flu shot – they may be immunosuppressed, have had a bad reaction to the shot before, or have other conditions that have lead their doctors to tell them they can’t get a flu […] The post Financial Reasons to Get Your Flu Shot appeared first on Counting My Pennies. ...
Posted: Nov 05 2018 @ 8:00 AM
We’re quickly heading into November, which means the approach of the holiday season.  There are already Christmas decorations up in the stores!  And soon, we will begin to see ads for Black Friday, the biggest shopping day of the year! On Black Friday, it seems like every store is having a crazy sale.  Items are […] The post Prepare Now for Black Friday appeared first on Counting My Pennies. ...
Posted: Oct 29 2018 @ 7:00 AM
What to Do If You Forget to File Taxes I am not sure how you would forget to file taxes, but if you do, there are steps to remedy the offense. Here is a rundown of what to do if you have indeed forgotten to file taxes or were thinking of skipping out on this […] The post What to Do If You Forget to File Taxes appeared first on Counting ...
Posted: Oct 23 2018 @ 3:16 PM
This week, I was talking with a friend who was telling me that her mother was recently targeted by scammers.  She received a phone call from someone claiming to be her grandson, who is away at college.  According to the story, he had been arrested for something he didn’t do, but he needed bail money […] The post How to Protect Your Family from Scammers appeared first on Counting My Pennies. ...
Posted: Oct 22 2018 @ 7:00 AM
I like perusing personal finance advice forums and as of late, I’ve seen a lot of people talking about saving money on food.  There are some common tips that you often hear when talking about saving money on food: Shop sales and stock up Meal plan Weekend meal prep But what if you just aren’t […] The post Saving on Food When You Hate Cooking appeared first on Counting My Pennies. ...
Posted: Oct 15 2018 @ 7:00 AM
Odds are, your mortgage is the highest bill you pay every month.  Unfortunately, that also means that in the event of a financial calamity your mortgage, and your home, can be at risk.  Whether you’re looking for a way to help yourself and your family now, or if you’re looking for a way to protect […] The post 4 Home Refinance Programs You Need to Know About appeared first on Counting ...
Posted: Oct 09 2018 @ 6:10 PM
In researching MLMs, Multi-Level Marketing companies, I’ve come across a very concerning trend: sellers encouraging purchasers to hide their purchases from their spouses.  (Typically, women hiding purchases from their husbands.)  Obviously, this benefits the seller – get the purchaser to spend a whole bunch of money. Who cares if it doesn’t fit the family budget?  […] The post How to hide a purchase from your husband appeared first on Counting My ...
Posted: Oct 08 2018 @ 7:00 AM
Job satisfaction may always not be easy to get when you are doing a regular corporate job. Slogging for hours and yet not receiving the desired results makes many to quit their jobs and look for something more rewarding. So, if you want to be your own boss and set up a more comfortable environment […] The post 14 Assured Ways Of Earning By Staying At Home appeared first on Counting ...
Posted: Oct 03 2018 @ 4:27 PM

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