Healthcare Costs Rise, Despite Wage Stagnation

By |August 26th, 2019|Categories: Life|

When you're living on a tight budget or even paycheck-to-paycheck, certain unexpected expenses can throw you for a significant loop. For those living in the United States, one of the highest unexpected costs you might have to pay is a surprise medical bill. These costs have been climbing to unbelievable heights in recent years, making healthcare inaccessible and too expensive

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Rowdy Tourist Behavior in These Countries Will Cost You Dearly

By |August 19th, 2019|Categories: Life|

I must be a boring guy. As I began writing this article, I tried to think about all of the crazy things that I have ever done while on vacation. I won’t cop to anything I did in private, so I must admit that I always try to behave myself when I am in another country. Unfortunately, many Westerners lose

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Beware the Card Cracking Scam That Makes Victims Accomplices

By |July 18th, 2019|Categories: Life, Personal Finance Tips|

Innocence and willful stupidity are two extremely different things. It’s the difference between being young enough not to be able to appreciate the long-term consequences of actions and being old enough to know better yet pretending not to know. If life is hard enough, if personal problems are bad enough, its always easy to see what one wants to see.

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Do You Need A Construction Attorney?

By |July 15th, 2019|Categories: Life, Personal Finance Tips|Tags: , , |

Whether you are a homeowner or own a company, you might need a construction project completed at some point. You will usually enter into a contract prior to the start of construction. You’ll also want the job done correctly and won’t want any payment disputes. This is why you may need legal help. An attorney will be able to review

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Paying $130K to Risk Death on Mt. Everest

By |July 3rd, 2019|Categories: Economics / Politics, General Personal Finance, Life|Tags: |

Most people take a vacation when they just can’t take it anymore. Sometimes, vacation is a way for people to decompress emotionally from the stresses of work. The idyllic image that comes to the mind for most people when they hear the word, “vacation,” is of someone lounging on a beach with sunglasses. Still, other people see a vacation as

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Those $20K Mini-Homes Amazon Sells Have Expensive Add-Ons

By |June 26th, 2019|Categories: General Personal Finance, Life|

“The devil is in the details,” is a useful saying that most of us tend to ignore until we can’t ignore it anymore. As we get older, we want to believe that we have everything figured out. Or, that personal experience, and the lessons learned from such, trumps using a little common sense every now and then. Sometimes, a gut

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