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Recession
Dec 10, 2023

7 Tips to Prepare Your Finances for the Next Recession 

Few people look forward to a recession – high unemployment, business failures, and diminished investment portfolios are just a few symptoms of an economic downturn.…

Retail sale signage
Dec 7, 2023

9 Retailers with ‘Usually Misleading’ Sale Prices

Are you actually getting a great bargain when you see a reduced price? Consumers’ Checkbook, a project of the non-profit Center for the Study of…

Budgeting with piggy bank
Nov 30, 2023

50/30/20 Budgeting Made Easy: A Realistic Approach

Stick to this rule and you’ll ensure you’re maintaining financial health. What strategies are you currently using to build wealth? If you aren’t maintaining a…

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Bad Credit
Jan 28, 2024

How You Can Rebuild Bad Credit

While rebuilding a low credit score may be tough, it’s certainly not impossible. Rebuilding your credit requires paying close attention to both your spending and…

Active seniors kayaking
Nov 29, 2023

Top 10 States to Call Home for People Who Are Over 65

With age comes wisdom, but you know what else age brings? The need for change! These days with healthier lifestyles and longer lifespans, many people…

Inflation
Nov 16, 2023

What is Inflation?

In the field of economics, no single concept causes as much consternation as does that of inflation.  As used herein, the term inflation is defined…

Improve Credit
Oct 26, 2023

10 Tips to Improve Your Credit

When it comes to your personal finances, there is nothing quite as perilous as managing your credit.  Much like trust, creditworthiness is easy to lose…

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