Mar 29

Follow These Guidelines To Find Long Distance Moving Companies That Are Legitimate

Moving. Never an easy affair. Can you imagine moving further away? To another part of your state, or even out of state! About nine years ago, we moved to our current house, from our starter home, less than three miles away. And while it wasn’t too problematic a move, we still had trouble looking for […]

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Mar 26

The AWOL Academy Review – Is Keala Kanae Legit?

Although my wife and I have very stable, and decent-paying jobs, we are still anxious about the future. We have retirement funds salted away. We have a rough idea of what our Social Security pensions are going to be like when we retire. In short, we know that we will have a decent amount of […]

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Mar 22

Nursing as a Second Career – The Best Career Change Ever!

When my wife and I decided to move to this country in 2001, we had been working overseas full time since we graduated. The work culture that we were used to, and the jobs that we had, would not easily translate to the job market that existed here at the time. Then, after 9/11, the […]

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Mar 20

How to Save Money on Grocery Shopping and Still Make Healthy Choices

Next to your mortgage and car payment, your grocery budget could rightly lay claim to being your third largest expense every month. It’s a recurrent expense. You need to eat. But part of today’s world is the realization that you need to have healthier choices, for everything you do. And that includes healthier food choices.One […]

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Mar 18

Best Tips on How to Buy a Used Car

One thing I’ve learned over the years is that a car purchase is one of the more expensive component of your debt, next to your mortgage and maybe, if you have them, your college loans. But unlike these two loans where the value of the items you purchased normally appreciates, once you drive your new […]

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Mar 05

Stretching Your Vacation Budget – Smart vacation planning

Have you ever been in a position of wanting to go on a vacation but realize that you can’t afford it?  We’re not talking about those two to three-hour drives from home to a nearby park, resort, or amusement centers, to spend a day with your family and maybe a few friends. We’re talking about […]

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Mar 03

How I Taught My Kids To Save – Raising Money-Wise Kids

There was no class on financial education when we were growing up. At one point during a social studies class, we had a project where we “bought and traded” stocks from corporations we saw on the stock exchange. While that taught us the basics of how the stock market worked, it hardly gave us an […]

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Mar 01

How To Graduate Debt Free – Your children and their college education

“College is not an entitlement. Your child does not deserve to have his higher education paid for (completely or in part) by you.” – Rachel Cruze (Smart Money, Smart Kids, with Dave Ramsey)   That might sound harsh to many. But it doesn’t take away from the truth of the statement. Your children’s college education is […]

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