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Compound Your Career Earnings to Earn a Million More

Compound Your Career Earnings to Earn a Million More

Today, I have a guest post from Miss B of All About Balance. She wants to discuss salary and earning money over a career. Read on to learn more!   When was the last time you got a pay rise? When was the last time you deserved one? If these two dates are vastly different you could be missing out on making a big difference to your financial future. Few people realize how much of a difference the first few…

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Purchasing Used Cars Versus Financing a New Vehicle

Purchasing Used Cars Versus Financing a New Vehicle

Unless you have another way to get to work, buying a car is something that most commuters must do every once in a while. Sometimes, people buy a brand-new car because we like the commercials, the eye-catching design, or that aromatic new car smell. Well, I make an effort to buy my cars used in order to avoid extended monthly car payment; I’ll get into that a bit more. Reasons to Not Buy a New Car Borrowing a loan for…

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Why Higher Interest Rates Are Good for Our Family’s Saving Account

Why Higher Interest Rates Are Good for Our Family’s Saving Account

As a father and husband, I am always looking for ways to save money when I can. Heck, you never know when the family van will have a tire blow out or when your child will need to have major dental work done. There are just too many “ifs” to not be prepared. I always wanted children, but I wanted to make sure I was in a good financial spot because I did not want them to have to suffer…

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Side Hustles Can Be Fun. Here Are 3 You Can Start Today

Side Hustles Can Be Fun. Here Are 3 You Can Start Today

As a father of three children, I am always looking for ways to make money, especially as my kids get older. I remember being a teenager and asking my parents for some money to go to the movies or grab a bite to eat with friends. I want my children to be able to do the same things. Furthermore, I remember what it’s like being short on cash, and I like to avoid living paycheck to paycheck which is something…

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How We Used Side Hustles to Escape Paycheck to Paycheck Living

How We Used Side Hustles to Escape Paycheck to Paycheck Living

Living paycheck to paycheck stinks. I mean really, it does. I used to live paycheck to paycheck, and while both myself and my wife work, we just never seemed to get ahead. Whenever we did, we were thrown a curve ball that had us begging and counting down the hours till we were paid again. I constantly worried about money and was scared to death sometimes because after all, formula, diapers, food for hungry kids, clothes, and all the children’s…

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