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5 Ways to Reduce Financial Stress From Your Life

Reduce the financial stress in your life by following these 5 steps

While it is true that money can’t buy happiness, it’s also true that not having money doesn’t do a lot of good to our mindset. One of the oldest and most popular debates, this topic seems to have the same number of yay and naysayers, but why is that?

One of the reasons may lie in the fact that a lot of people observe the matter of money as strictly black and white, when it’s, in fact, very gray. The fact of the matter is that money per se doesn’t necessarily have a strong effect on our overall well-being – it’s rather the things we choose to do with the money that have an effect on us. So, if you want to see how money can, in fact, improve your well-being, please read on.

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Why There’s So Much Conflicting Financial Advice

When it comes to personal finance, there aren’t many universal truths. With so much conflicting financial advice out there it can be hard to know what do to.  The next time you hear or see come conflicting personal finance advice, just remember that with personal finance, one size fits one.

Conflicting Financial Advice

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Budgets Work Like the String of a Kite

How Do Budgets Work

Budgets get a bad rap.  Many people feel held down and restricted by a budget, but the reality is that a budget doesn’t hold you down – it gives you freedom!  I’ll explain using a short object lesson.

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How to Financially Prepare for Unemployment

how to prepare for unemployment

“You’re fired!”  Words nobody wants to hear, but everyone needs to be prepared for.

The best time to get prepared for unemployment is while you’re gainfully employed. If you’re not financially prepared to lose your job today, then it’s time to make your budget great again!

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How to Prepare for and Survive the Next Recession

How To Prepare For Recession

Be (financially) Prepared

The Boy Scouts teach it. Religions preach it. Today I’m going to add my voice to the chorus: Get your crap together!