Posted on 16. Jan, 2014 by Megan Pacheco.
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Fox Business released an article with encouraging statisticsabout saving trends among Americans.
Citing new research from Gallup, it appears that 40% of Americans say that they prefer to save rather than spend their money. That’s great news, especially since 25%… of us still have no savings
Posted on 15. Jan, 2014 by Megan Pacheco.
The holidays have come and gone, and for many of us, so has our extra cash. Where our wallets were once flush (okay, so maybe just lightly lined) with cash, there now exists a big empty hole of perpetual sadness. But rest assured! All of those technological gifts and gadgets,
Posted on 14. Jan, 2014 by Megan Pacheco.
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Periodic expenses are frequently overlooked while creating a budget.
It’s easy to budget for activities we do every month, like buying groceries, paying mortgage and utilities. Activities that occur on a periodic basis tend to slip through the cracks and catch us by surprise, leaving us
Posted on 13. Jan, 2014 by Megan Pacheco.
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As 2013 draws to a close, a Fidelity survey found that 46 percent of consumers plan to make a New Year’s financial resolution. Saving more, spending less and paying down debt were the most popular goals. However, more than a third of respondents felt financial resolutions are
Posted on 09. Jan, 2014 by Megan Pacheco.
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Buying a property at auction can be really exciting as there is a chance to avoid the drawn out process that usually comes with house buying. That is because when the hammer falls, the highest bidder owns the property – effectively condensing a process that normally takes
Posted on 07. Jan, 2014 by Megan Pacheco.
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Social media has been growing by leaps and bounds. I’m sure many of you have multiple social media accounts and you interact with your friends and family members through social media on daily basis. But did you know that you can use social media to
Posted on 06. Jan, 2014 by Megan Pacheco.
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You’ve finally tied the knot with the love of your life and you’re looking forward to spending the rest of your days with this person. You probably have a great honeymoon spot picked out, an incredible party being hosted by your friends and family, and are looking
Posted on 03. Jan, 2014 by Megan Pacheco.
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It’s always exciting to do projects that improve the quality as well as the appeal of our home. We all love the smell of a freshly pained house, or the look of new kitchen counters, new decks and new floors.
The cost of home projects, especially
Posted on 02. Jan, 2014 by Megan Pacheco.
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All of us love freebies. Free gifts, free coffee, free deserts…
What if I told you that you could treat yourself to over 100 freebies… and discounts, just because it’s your birthday?
Many retailers understand that making your birthday just a little more special can earn them
Posted on 31. Dec, 2013 by Megan Pacheco.
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Do you spend more than 25-30% of your gross pay on your mortgage? If so, then you are most likely living in more home than you can afford.
Buying more home than you can afford has been a common phenomenon in the last decade. Long gone are