five love languages

The Five Love Languages of Tenant Landlord Relationships

Landlords and tenants share the most intimate thing two people can share: their home. It’s an unusual relationship: most tenants never meet their landlord (or someone from management). We are used to navigating relationships with our significant others, family members, co-workers and friends. These relationships take time, effort, and communication to work. The Landlord/Tenant relationship […]

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How to Make the Most of Freelancer Tax Deductions

What does the US Tax Code have in common with 12 copies of the King James Bible? They’re the same length. That’s right, the US Tax Code is 10 million words long. Fortunately you don’t have to know it all to save some money.   Learn the basics and save If you’re confused by tax […]

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Top Reasons You’re Not Saving and Paying Off Debt

Americans feel saving and paying off debt is a high priority however, many are not saving as much as they would like.  According to a recent survey by Discover Personal Loans, 40% of Americans have reduced the amount they are saving and 38% were saving to pay off debt.  Here are several reasons why we […]

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4 Easy Steps to Get Control of Your Finances

Are your finances a mess?  If you are living paycheck to paycheck it just might be time to get control of your finances.  We put together 4 easy steps that will help you get your finances back on track. 1.  Put a Hold on Unnecessary Spending Lets face it, if your spending is out of […]

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The Pros and Cons of Couponing

If you have been flipping through your TV channels any time recently, then you are probably familiar with the couponing phenomenon that has been sweeping the nation. While there are some obvious benefits that come with hunting for the best possible deals and stockpiling goods at home, there are a number of downsides to couponing. […]

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5 Ways to Lower Your Insurance Premiums

Having the right type of insurance coverage will allow you to not only protect your belongings but can provide peace of mind for your loved ones.   Here are several ways you can lower the cost of insuring your auto, home, and life. Shop Around Shopping around may seem like the easiest way to save […]

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5 Ways to Find Your Next Job

When it comes to job hunting, most people know to check the employment guide in Saturday’s newspaper or log onto their favorite online job search engine. There are other ways to help secure your dream job though – and sometimes you don’t even need to wait for the position to be advertised. Below are five […]

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3 Simple Steps to Stop Overspending

If you admit to being an over-spender you’re not alone. Total debt in the U.S. has reached $11.9 Trillion dollars while the average american household has over $7900 in credit card debt, $10,000 in auto loans, and over $100,000 in mortgage loans. While robust consumer spending is an important driving factor for the U.S. economy, […]

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best time to buy

Knowing the Best Time to Buy Can Save You Big Money

Knowing the best time to buy is often tied to when retailers are making room for new product models or around seasonal shopping holidays. Shopping for big ticket items  Use the month by month guide below to see when the most popular consumer products are on sale. In addition, here are some shopping tips and […]

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An Expert Flipper’s Guide to Making Money Flea Market Flipping

To my friends I’m known as the ‘go-to’ guy for deals.  When anyone is looking to buy something at a discounted price, they ask me if I already own it, or they ask me to find it for them. Chances are I probably have it in my garage – I am not a hoarder I […]

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Top iOS and Android Apps to Stay on Top of the Stock and Options Markets

  Nowadays keeping track of the stock market, and more importantly your portfolio, has become easier than ever. Hundreds of different apps and websites are out there for you take advantage of. If you need to figure out an investing plan, stay up to date on the markets or just generally like staying informed, there […]

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