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Post image for Easy Ways to Cut Commuting Costs

How much of your monthly pay do you spend on getting to and from work? When you factor in the cost of fuel and wear and tear on your car, you could be shelling out a pretty penny. The longer your commute is, the more you could also expect to pay for car insurance and maintenance. Yet for many of us, simply walking to work is just not an option. Read More…

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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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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 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 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 How to Get a University Level Education for Free

A lot of people are fortunate enough to be able to afford to go to University. Those who are, often end up saddled with student loans & debt that’s next to impossible to pay down and often daunting. Even though I make well above the average American wage I’m still deep in student loan debt. Read More…

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Post image for 7 Reasons Why Your Business Seriously Needs Video Conferencing

Video conferencing can improve the way your business works. It will save you time, money, and a lot of stress. Since there’s a need to build stronger relationships with clients and establish trust within the team, companies must find ways to communicate with everyone in a more efficient and convenient method. Video conferencing offers exactly that. Read More…

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Money management is controlling your personal finances!  Money management is the process of budgeting, saving, investing, spending or otherwise in overseeing the cash usage of an individual or group. Do you contribute to your retirement? Do you have a budget?   Do you pay your credit card balance every month? If you can answer yes to these questions, you are a good money manager!

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Your credit score is a number. But it is a very important number. It could stand between you and that house you’ve been wanting to buy, the car you want to rent for a holiday or any sort of dream purchase you’ve been pining for. However it’s nothing but a number. So keeping it stable and around the same place, or even increasing it, is paramount. Read More…

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