Five Unique Ways to Make Money

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Tweet Ok, that’s it.  There’s hardly nothing I won’t do to make a buck.  That is if it’s legal and moral.  Let me rephrase that statement.  There’s nothing that I won’t do within reason to make a buck.  I’ve been known to sign up for studies and surveys and clinical trials. I’ve been a merchandiser […]

How to Get Paid While Watching TV: Your New Part-Time Job


Tweet If you think back to your childhood, you may remember a parent telling you that watching TV was a one-way ticket to the land of the couch potatoes. In your parents’ eyes, watching cartoons was always second to things like going outside to play, doing your homework, or—worse—doing your chores. Unfortunately, mom and dad […]

Protect Yourself from Catastrophic Loss With an Umbrella Policy


Tweet What happens when you are sued for more than your basic homeowners or auto insurance policy covers and are found liable? Well, for most people, it would mean liquidating unprotected assets in order to satisfy the judgment. This may mean garnished wages, selling property, and possibly losing some of your investments. This is certainly […]

Jean Chatzky's Money Rules Book Review

Money Rules Book

Tweet You are probably already familiar with Jean Chatzky if you pay attention to the world of personal finance, but for a little background she is the financial editor of NBC’s Today Show and the personal finance contributor for Prevention and Newsweek magazines. And while you’ll see her advice a lot on TV and in […]

20 Books That Will Change Your Life and How You Think About Retirement

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Tweet If you are a part of what is considered Generation X, you know that you probably have anywhere from 25-35 years until retirement — or at least that’s what the government and most pension plans suggest as a retirement age. Since we’re currently focused on other aspects of our lives such as building careers, […]

25 Uses for Baking Soda Around the House

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Tweet Baking soda is by far one of the most inexpensive and versatile things you can have in your home.  Known for its cleaning and deodorizing properties, it can be used in the kitchen, the bathroom, the laundry room, and even your bedroom.  Here is the skinny as to why baking soda is something you […]