These Vacation Scams Will Threaten To Ruin Your Good Time (And Your Bank Account)

By |May 1st, 2018|Categories: General Personal Finance, Personal Finance Tips|

Approximately 96% of American workers say vacation time is important to them, so it's not surprising that it's something a lot of folks spend their spare time daydreaming about. But before you book a getaway of any kind, it's important to do a lot of research first. In the digital age, vacation scams are becoming harder to spot -- and it's costing

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Buy a Sports Star or Make the Forbes 400 List? How to Visualize Large Sums of Money

By |March 13th, 2018|Categories: General Personal Finance|

Everyone would love to have a huge amount of money to spend but not all of us are able to visualize millions or billions of dollars. How can you do this more easily, and why does it even matter if you can do it or not? To start with, being able to imagine large sums of cash is important if

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How Interactive Brokers Can Make Sense for the Aspiring Day Trader

By |February 11th, 2018|Categories: General Personal Finance|

When searching for a way to make extra money and you alight upon day trading, you need to investigate what kind of trading platform makes sense for you. That is where Interactive Brokers comes in. When you look at daily average revenue trades, IB is the largest online broker in the United States. Plus, it is the largest forex broker

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What Do You Know About Zero Sum Budgeting?

By |September 26th, 2017|Categories: General Personal Finance|

Managing and improving the health of your personal finances can be daunting. Even people who are good with money on a professional level often have problems with personal budgeting. When it comes to personal budgets, managing debt, and good spending habits, people often have trouble cutting the fat. We often overspend on food, entertainment, and non-essential goods, and fail to

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Give A Silver Or Gold Coin This Christmas

By |September 26th, 2017|Categories: General Personal Finance|

When Labour Day passes and the summer heat turns into chilly fall evenings, it hits you. It might be a display in a store or an ad on TV, but Christmas is coming. If you’re looking for a unique gift idea this year, consider the gift of a silver or gold coin. It may not be high on your children’s

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How to Understand the Real Estate Market

By |September 26th, 2017|Categories: General Personal Finance|

Purchasing your own home is an emotional roller coaster ride. It can be nerve-wracking, exciting, intimidating and sometimes can even be complicated. As a serious home shopper, it can take you anywhere from 3 months to over a year just finding that perfect home. You may find the perfect place, only to find out it’s out of your price range.

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Buy Glasses Online, at Incredible Rates, with Next Day Shipping Included!

By |September 25th, 2017|Categories: General Personal Finance|

If you have done any shopping online, you would have by now realized that online prices are just cheaper when compared to offline prices that you pay at your local mall. Since online retailers are able to centrally hold their inventory in a single warehouse with low overhead costs, they are able to pass on a lot of their cost

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3 Red Hot Careers for MBA Graduates

By |September 22nd, 2017|Categories: General Personal Finance|

An MBA was seen several decades ago as a ticket to management. The value of it has been diluted by the number of people who earned an MBA after earning their bachelor’s degree, stepping out into the working world with both degrees. However, there are still areas where the MBA remains a valuable credential. Here are three red-hot careers for

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How to Tell When a Side Hustle Isn’t Worth It

By |September 21st, 2017|Categories: General Personal Finance|

To make ends meet these days a lot of people are picking up a side hustle or second job. Having a side hustle has a lot of benefits. Some of those benefits include extra money, a backup plan to your regular job, and learning new job skills. But in addition to all of the positives, a side hustle may also

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Save Money By Becoming Your Own Landscape Architect

By |September 20th, 2017|Categories: General Personal Finance|

We all like to save money, especially when it comes to our homes. Whether we are looking for a plumber or recreating our landscapes, we aren’t interested in spending too much. When it comes to our gardens and lawns, there is no denying that doing the work ourselves could save us a great deal of money. While tools like the

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