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Are you forging through life without an established budget? If so, you’re not alone.


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When life gets busy, food and nutrition are often placed on the back burner­; the average American spends an estimated $1,200...


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Now that it’s football season, your weekends will be filled with good food and socializing. Usually that means spending money,...


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You might have been hesitant about ditching cable. But, after seeing how much money you’ve saved, you realized it’s one the...


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Guest blog provided by our friend Jessica Thiefels. 


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Buying a home is one of the biggest decisions you'll make in your life. Most of us fake our way through the process, following...


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Budget Mistake #1: Not Having One

There is no way around it... making a budget sucks. It's scary. I mean, what if you don't...


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If you’re in your mid-20s, you might be feeling a bit torn financially.


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December is the month when holiday shopping really gets going. In fact, you can’t swing a wreath at the mall without hitting a...


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