Category Archives: Money Tips

5 Mistakes Americans Are Making With Their Money

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By: Jonnelle Marte Americans have a long way to go when it comes to understanding and managing money. A recent report from the financial literacy center at Champlain College compiled state and national data to assess the big picture when it comes to Americans’ financial behaviors. The results were pretty dismal. Americans across the country are struggling to stick with basic and

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5 “G’s” That Hold Value During a Recession


During an economic recession, we should all be prepared for the worst. Arbitrary possessions and luxuries become less attractive during a downturn. Basic necessities (like toilet paper during covid) become coveted and demand for these can skyrocket. When an economy fails, fear grows. People start seeking out items that they believe will keep their family safe. This post is about items that gain or

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7 Money Secrets the Rich Don’t Want You to Know

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Ask most personal finance experts and they’ll tell you the secret to becoming rich is no secret at all: Work hard, live below your means and save every dime. The nation’s One Percenters, however, might disagree. There’s no shame in a modest lifestyle — even Warren Buffett lives frugally. But if your goal is to get rich, it’s helpful to know these seven

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