Five Simple Ways to Save on Gas

Tweet The price of gas is enough to send people into a frenzy. The average American cannot afford to keep up with the fluctuation if they are relying on a fixed income. Those that are gainfully employed rely on their vehicles to get them to work. Those that are unemployed or underemployed often have just […]

Zecco Wall Street Facebook App Review

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Tweet What do you get when you mix investing with the largest social media network in the world? Zecco’s new Wall Street app for Facebook. Zecco has been known for years as one of the leaders in inexpensive trading and now they are taking it one step further by fully integrating their platform with the […]

Full-Time RVing: An Option For Many

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Tweet The thought of vagabonding in this day and age is more alluring than ever. With the world as your oyster, you get to explore every crack and crevice contained within the Earth’s surface. You get to give up your inhibitions and try on a new lifestyle for a change. Best of all, you get […]

How to Get Your Landlord to Pay for Renovations

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Tweet Renovate Your Apartment on Your Landlord’s Dime Tired of living in a shabby apartment? Interested in updating the dingy carpets and scuffed paint job? Think that you’ll have to live with what you have just because you’re a renter and not an owner? Not only is it possible to renovate a rented property, but […]

Creating a Budget: Money Management 101

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Tweet For most people, the word “budget” conjures up thoughts of penny-pinching and the unpleasant task of crunching numbers. This couldn’t be further from the truth. A budget is the cornerstone of a solid financial foundation, regardless of your situation, and it isn’t that hard to do. A budget is nothing more than a breakdown […]

500 Things To Do Before You Kick the Bucket Review

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Tweet I like to think of myself as a fairly adventurous kind of gal. That’s why I had to buy Donald Vaughan’s 500 Things To Do Before You Kick the Bucket from Kinko’s yesterday. Although I am trying to phase out paperback books in general (I just bought an ebook reader and want more space […]

American Express TrueEarnings Credit Card Review

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Tweet TrueEarnings Cash Back Card from American Express and Costco Warehouse stores such as Sam’s Club and Costco usually offer exclusive deals to their customers. These deals usually consist of special promotions and savings on products, but reward credit cards often don’t apply. A good credit card that that offers substantial cash back rewards will […]

Being Financially Prepared for a Disaster

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Tweet Disasters happen. There’s simply no way around it, and most of the time there’s nothing we can do about them. And most disasters are extremely rare, so this makes for a devastating combination. But look no further than early 2011 and see that disasters can and do happen, and can affect millions of people. […]

Get Paid to Do What You Love

Tweet If money wasn’t a factor, would you remain in the same profession that you currently are in or would you do something different?  Would you take that jewelry making business that you started on the side and turn it into something spectacular? Would you travel for pleasure instead of business? Would you enlist the […]

Help Getting Out of Debt – Using Credit Counseling

Tweet There is Help Available, but be Careful to Avoid Scams Have you tried to get a handle on your debt yourself but still can’t seem to make any headway? First of all, it’s OK and there’s nothing to be ashamed about. If you find that you just can’t get back on track yourself, there […]