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Can I Retire At 60 With $500K?

| October 16, 2019 | 0 Comments
Can I Retire At 60 With $500K?

As millions of baby boomers approach retirement with Generation X-ers not far behind, the question of “Can you retire with $500,000?” repeatedly pops up among our readers. Yet, it’s not only those 60-year-olds thinking about retirement, but also, we find middle-aged folks asking if retiring at 55 with 500k is reasonable. This article will delve […]

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Frugal Not Cheap: 3 Important Differences

| September 20, 2019 | 0 Comments
Frugal Not Cheap: 3 Important Differences

There are many differences between being cheap and being frugal. Someone who is cheap does not want to spend money on anything, regardless of its value. Someone who is frugal understands the value of things but wants to cut costs when possible. It is important to understand these differences in the following situations. Short-Term Versus […]

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Big Risk Can Mean Big Growth

| September 11, 2019 | 0 Comments
Big Risk Can Mean Big Growth

Risks and rewards are related. They are usually inversely related. Generally, the more risk you take, the more you can get in reward. The opposite is true too though; the more risk you take, the more you can lose! Therefore, the risks you take should be calculated based on various factors. For the most part, […]

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6 Key Principles For Building Wealth

| July 24, 2019 | 0 Comments
6 Key Principles For Building Wealth

Do you understand how money works? We buy stuff and we sell stuff using money. It seems pretty simple, right? If money is so simple, why do the bottom 50% of Americans have a combined negative net worth?! If you’re not entirely sure what your own net worth is, you’re going to want to continue reading. What […]

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10 Unique Habits Of Rich People

| June 7, 2019 | 0 Comments
10 Unique Habits Of Rich People

Financially successful people can get treated pretty harshly in society, especially by those that have less than them. Moguls like Donald Trump are the wealthy elite that people love to hate. The reason is usually rooted in jealousy and those that hate are convinced the rich live a luxurious life at the expense of the […]

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4 Tips To Help You Start Saving Money

| April 24, 2019 | 0 Comments
4 Tips To Help You Start Saving Money

On the surface, saving money seems like an easy concept. But in practice, it is much harder. Saving money is especially hard for people who don’t have a reliable or stable income. If you haven’t started saving for the goals in your life, these quick tips will help you. Start Tracking Your Expenses The best way […]

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5 Basic Tips For Real Estate Investment

5 Basic Tips For Real Estate Investment

With market prices on the rise, real estate can be a gold mine for investment. Another perk to property investment is that anyone interested in real estate can learn how to become successful in the field. All it takes is the right guidance, purchase and management. Follow these five basic tips for the best way to make […]

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What You Can Do Now To Avoid A Paltry Retirement

| April 5, 2019 | 0 Comments
What You Can Do Now To Avoid A Paltry Retirement

Many Americans will spend their retirement scrimping and sacrificing, according to a recent Wall Street Journal study. Financial security expert Pamela Yellen, a two-time New York Times best-selling author, offers advice on how to avoid a paltry retirement. What You Can Do Now to Avoid a Paltry Retirement According to the study, “a combination of economic and […]

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Invest On Behalf Of Your Kids Now

| October 17, 2018 | 1 Comment
Invest On Behalf Of Your Kids Now

As parents, we want to be able to provide for our kids. Part of providing is to make smart financial decisions that can help them in the future. One way to do this is to take their money out of a savings account that’s earning a measly 1% of interest and instead investing it into […]

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Working Hard Isn’t Enough To Get Ahead

| September 12, 2018 | 0 Comments
Working Hard Isn’t Enough To Get Ahead

If you come from a lower or middle-class background in America, you’ve probably heard someone say that the key to success in life is working hard. That’s not to say that wealthy people don’t want their children to work hard – they just know the formula isn’t that simple. I recently read an excerpt from “The […]

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