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The 411 on your 401k

By on Jun 18, 2015 in Retirement | 1 comment

We live in a world of options. Whether it’s what your next meal is going to be, where your next vacation destination is or what should you invest in – there are always options for you. Options are what make the world go ‘round. Speaking of options, does your employer offer you a 401k account? Does it have a lot of investment options that leave you scratching your...

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Last Minute Tax Filing Tips

By on Apr 9, 2015 in Taxes | 1 comment

The tax deadline is less than a week away: are you prepared? To avoid paying potential late fees, you must have your return filed or postmarked before April 15. Here are some last minute tax filing tips to help ensure you’ve got all of your income tax ducks in a row. Don’t Rush to File Oops! You forgot about your taxes and the filing deadline of April 15...

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10 Things to Buy Used

By on Feb 9, 2014 in Shopping | 8 comments

If you’re trying to save money, take a good look at what you’re spending your money on. I’m not talking about necessities like food and living expenses, but rather things you are paying way too much money for. In fact, there are several things that you may be paying full price for when you don’t need to. uncovers the top ten things you should always...

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Renting Out a Room: A Way to Achieve Your Financial Goals Even Faster

By on Nov 18, 2013 in Extra Cash, Real Estate | 14 comments

One of the sessions that Deacon covers in his debt free in 18 months is making more money and decreasing expenses.  In another related post, he goes further and details a list of 10 ways to make more money.  Some of them involve more time than others, some may earn more money than others, and some may not be applicable for certain folks. I want to elaborate on #8...

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Looking to Make Money on eBay? Some Things That Sell Well

By on Sep 19, 2013 in Make Money | 24 comments

I think we all wish we could make a little side income selling junk that others consider treasure. I know I sure do, and I actually started to dabble into supplementing my income by selling on eBay. After a big learning curve, I found a few niche markets that really sell well on eBay. In case you are wondering why I would tell my secrets, it’s because if you...

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