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Do You Want to Be Richer Next Year?

how to become richer next year

First, decide how much richer you want to be.  $1000, $1200, $4800, $5000, $7500 – you get the idea. How many times will you be paid between now and a year from now? Divide your goal amount by the number of

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Posted in Budgeting, Emergency Savings, Financial Wellness, Savings

How to pay for unexpected expenses when you’re broke

If only we could predict the future and know when an expense is going to pop up. Since that’s not possible, here’s a flashback Friday post on how to afford an emergency expense when you’re broke. How many times has

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How to Bounce Back From a Financial Emergency

Many of our posts have covered how to prepare for a financial emergency or what to do when one comes up. But we haven’t really addressed the post-emergency. So here are tips to get back on track when it happens

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Simple Steps to Save Successfully During America Saves Week 2017

 America Saves week is coming up soon! So we’re sharing information from our friends at America Saves on how you can join in. Read on… America Saves Week (February 27 – March 4, 2017) is an annual opportunity for individuals

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How to build savings when there’s not much to start with

We polled our readers and out of 211 people, less than half (99 people) have enough in savings for a $1,000 emergency. That means that 112 people don’t. Not having savings can force you into using credit cards for that car repair or

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Posted in How to Guides, Savings, Uncategorized
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