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#014: Are You Ready to Break the Debt that Binds You?

These days, debt is THE top topic when it comes to personal finance. Folks like Dave Ramsey have literally built fortunes on teaching people how to get out of debt, and yet, it’s still a hot topic. In fact, the average American has over $36,000 of debt not counting...

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#013: 8 Books You Don’t Want to Miss This Summer

This is my ALL time favorite time of the year... SUMMER! And it wouldn't be complete without a reading list! Not only is it the time of year when the sun shines longest, it’s the time of year when I actually sit down and make myself a list of books I want to read over...

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#012: What is a 401(k)? – Your BEST Tool for Retiring Rich

You work hard for your money.  You deserve to have it work hard for you.  You also deserve to have an amazing retirement where you can do what you want, live where you want and never worry about running out of money. Your 401(k) is your BEST tool to build the kind of...

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#011: The Step-by-Step Guide to Choosing a Mutual Fund

So you’ve decided to start investing and you want to choose a mutual fund. You squared your shoulders, you piled up some money, and you’ve planted yourself in front of your computer.  Now what?  What do you choose? Let’s face it, investing is complicated.  There are a...

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#009: Five New Years Resolutions for Your Money in 2019

Everybody loves a good New Years Resolution.  2019 is the year for you to make resolutions that will make you financially healthier, wealthier and wiser!1.Set achievable goals It’s the beginning of the year so of course you are setting financial goals for yourself for...

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#005: What’s a Budget? Part 3 of a 3 Part Series

Rather watch the video version?  You got it! In Part 1 of this mini-course . "What's a Budget?," we talked about what a budget was and I had you create an outline of your budget categories and line items.  In Part 2, we talked about the fact that past and future...

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#004: What’s a Budget? Part 2 of a 3 Part Series

Rather watch the video version?  (and frankly, this week the video is better than the blog) In Part One of our mini-course "What's a Budget," I talked about what a budget is, the categories of a budget, and I had you create an outline of your budget with the...

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#003: Whats a Budget? Part 1 of a 3 Part Series

Rather watch the video version?  You got it! What’s a budget? You know you need a budget to manage your money.  Right?  Well I think you have to start by asking the question what exactly is a budget and what does it mean to have one? This is the first of a three-part...

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#002: The 4 Worst Money Myths and How to Avoid Them

If you are trying to figure out how to manage your money, or need validation that the way you are doing it has you on track, you are probably feeling a ton of insecurity and fear.   The consequence for not figuring it out is not having enough money to live the life...

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