How To Save Your Entire Paycheck

How To Save Your Entire Paycheck

If you are paid biweekly, or even every week, you have the opportunity to save an entire paycheck twice each year. Don’t lose that extra money you receive each year. How It Happens If you are on one of these pay plans then, twice a year, you receive an extra paycheck. The reason I call this an extra paycheck is because ten months out of the year you receive, and…

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Why I Have Life Insurance

Why I Have Life Insurance

Today, Life Insurance Awareness is the topic. There will be at least 100 blogs written on this topic today alone to emphasize the importance of life insurance. I knew I needed to evaluate my personal financial plan once my wife and I decided we were going to start having children. One part of that plan was to make sure our family would be taken care of, financially, if I died before…

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Important Money Saving Tip

I read an article recently titled “The Most Important Money Saving Tip.” The tip provided in the article was to “cut monthly expenses by thinking long-term.” After sharing this article with others, I was contacted and asked to provide another important money-saving tip. I immediately knew another important, but related, money-saving tip: You must have a GOAL! As Zig Ziglar said , “If you aim at nothing, you will hit it…

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Top 3 Personal Finance Articles

Here are the top 3 personal finance articles from the past week, as selected by your clicks on these articles. $234,900 To Raise A Child?  by Trey (me) at One Solution For Me As the father of a 10 month old daughter & with baby #2 expected to arrive this February, a recent article headline about the cost to raise a child caught my attention. The Single Most Important Money Saving Tip  by…

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Your Million-Dollar Car

From looking at the marketing advertisements on television and in magazines, it would seem that  Having It All means: A big house with a huge yard in a an affluent neighborhood Having the latest and greatest technological gadget Taking vacations to exotic locations A new sports car or truck A new boat New … For those who pursue the above items, exclusively, they will have a life of consumption and…

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Top 3 Articles This Week

Here are the top 3 personal finance articles from the past week, as selected by your clicks on these articles. Will Your Fancy Degree Help You Solve This? by Dan at 48 Days Roland S. Barth, lecturer of education at the Harvard College School of Education, noted recently, “It’s been estimated that fifty years ago high school students graduated knowing perhaps 75 percent of what they needed to know in the workplace….

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