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What Is a Good Credit Score?

What is a good credit score? Good question. Your credit score is the single most important factor in determining your ability to utilize credit throughout your life. Your credit score can be your best friend or your worst enemy. It …

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What To Look for When You Buy Second Hand

We all like to have shiny new possessions. We enjoy the experience of going to the store, opening the packaging, and getting our hands on it for the first time. Knowing we are the first person to use our new …

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semi-retirement jobs

Semi-Retirement Jobs: 45+ Options That Pay Well

What semi-retirement jobs pay over $20/hour? In the Semi-Retirement Plan overview post, I use an example of making $20/hour at your part-time job during your early retirement years. One of the criticisms I receive most often is that “$20/hour for …

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financial literacy for teens

Financial Literacy for Teens: 10 Must-Know Basics

Like many other critical life skills, financial literacy and responsibility have to be taught. If you are parenting a teen, then you should know that their teenage years are ideal for teaching them about finances. Time flies, and very soon, …

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Get the Millionaire Mindset With 30+ Money Affirmations

Getting a hold of our finances can be difficult. What can make it even more difficult is believing that you don’t have the power to change your habits. Therefore, not having the ability to improve your financial situation. It’s true that some aspects are beyond our control, but there are many we can control.

One of the most significant aspects is our mindset around money. By simply having a better mindset about money, you can begin to be better with money. One strategy some people use to improve their money mindset is using money affirmations to give themselves an extra boost of confidence. 

social security beneifts

Be a “Strong Finish” Investor

Running has always been a passion of mine and being a “Strong Finisher” is important in running…and in life.

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How I Get Season Tickets for Free

Season tickets for free to your favorite sports team? YES PLEASE! Sounds too good to be true, right? If you’re a diehard sports fan like I am, I bet having season tickets to your favorite team is high on your …

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Highest and Best Offer: How To Win a Bidding War

Housing markets across the country are hot right now, driving up prices and fueling bidding wars. Everyone wants the most money and the best terms they can get when selling a home. Especially in a hot sellers market, there are …

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