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Post image for How Do You Measure Your Progress?

I measure my progress daily, weekly, monthly and annually. I  set goals and monitor them periodically. I learned these skills very early and applied them in everything I want to accomplish. If you want to achieve  financial or other goals, you need to monitor your progress. How you measure your progress is important for success ! Here is the secret to my success! Read More…

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Post image for Is It Too Late to Buy a Home?

Are you too late to buy a home at a bargain price? Home values are going up all over the country and you may be too late! If you are looking for the perfect time to buy a home, you probably missed it. Similar to the stock market, timing the market is difficult if not impossible. Real estate is cyclical and it goes up and down! The best time to buy a home is when you can afford it.  Read More…

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Post image for July 4th is Independence Day

Happy Independence Day! July 4th is also my sister in law’s birthday. If that were not enough, my father in law’s birthday was December 25th. Why does that matter? Holidays are great times for celebration and more so if it is your birthday. There is a downside to this too! Your birthday takes second place to the holiday. Either way, it is special and you get the day off automatically. What do you think?  Read More…

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Post image for 6 Financial Apps to Help with Budgeting for 2014

 

Keeping track of your finances is tough without help. Thanks to your smartphone, and its overflowing app store, your financial life-preserver is a tap away. Check out these 6 financial apps to help you with budgeting for 2014. Read More…

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Post image for How to Answer Tough Interview Questions

You can prepare for tough interview questions! Have you ever been in an interview and the interviewer asks you an off the wall question to see how you think?  Every interview should have these questions and the good ones always do!  Interviews are opportunities for the employer to learn about you and you should demonstrate your skills  you are the right person.  How do you prepare for them? Read More…

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Post image for My 2014 New Year’s Resolutions – Half Year Update

It is time to update my 2014 New Year’s Resolutions! Many people believe that making resolutions public will hold you more accountable. I do not believe that because I always hold myself accountable for my actions. This year, I made my resolutions more persona and more important to me.  Now it is time to show my progress and see how I am doing. What are you doing about your New Year’s Resolutions? Read More…

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Post image for 7 of the Best Paying Jobs You Can Receive With An Online Education

Reaching your financial goals is tough if you don’t have a strong, steady income stream. And that’s even harder to achieve if you don’t have the proper degree to help you land a decent job. But how can you go to school when you’re busy working? Luckily online schooling has opened the doors to expand your career opportunities, and a lot of these programs can lead to high-paying jobs. Check out these high-paying fields you can get into with an online education. Read More…

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Post image for 5 Frugal Reasons to Ride a Bike

Why I ride a bike? It is fun and it makes me happy! Do you remember how much fun riding a bike was when you were a kid? Guess what, it is still is! Riding a bike is exercise and good for the environment, but it is much more.  Why should you bicycle and what is so great about a bike? If you have to ask, you don’t know! If it has been a while since you rode your bike, here are some reasons to start.
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Post image for How to Find a Job Using Social Media

Have you ever thought of using social media to find a job? You can use social media to advertise, demonstrate your skills, accomplishments, values and professionalism in an interesting creative way. Use social media to extend your network and turn it into a targeted campaign to make connections. Social media is just one part of your job search campaign. What is your strategy to find a job?  Read More…

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Post image for Teach Kids about Money – A New Approach!

You can’t teach kids about money, unless you make good financial decisions too! Every time, you spend, save, invest or even make decisions about money, you are demonstrating to your children what they should do. By the time they grow up, they have seen you make thousands of transactions and it becomes the only experience they know for them. I still this is still true, but it is not too late to fix it!  Read More…

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