Personal Finance

Why I Used to Invest in Individual Stocks + Now I Don’t

Why I Used to Invest in Individual Stocks + Now I Don’t

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Recommended Investing and Money Articles and Links Many years ago, I was terrified of the stock market. I thought it would steal all of your money. With depression-era parents, the anecdotal information about the stock market crash of 1929 seemed frightening. I believed that you could lose all of your money if you invested in the stock market. I started investing in...

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Get Rid of Money Stress with Free Text

Get Rid of Money Stress with Free Text

By in Asset Allocation, Automatic Saving, Bond, Budget, Debt, Inflation, Insurance, Investing, Mind and Money, Money Management, Mutual Funds, Personal Finance, Retirement, Saving, Stocks, Tips | 0 comments

You Can Live Without Money Stress Click here to get FREE investing book. It will reduce money stress + build wealth A recent Amercian Psychological Association Survey found that Money is the leading stressor for Americans. In spite of the finding that overall stress in the U.S. is at a seven year low and average stress levels are falling, money stress continues to...

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Retirement, Money + Investing Reads

Retirement, Money + Investing Reads

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Retirement Statistics + Educational Money Reads Don’t forget that money is a means to an end, not an end itself.   One of life’s biggest challenges is balancing competing demands. With work, family, leisure are all vying for our attention, it’s tough to figure out how to find time and money to save for the future. As we know, money doesn’t...

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Should I Hire a Financial Advisor?

Should I Hire a Financial Advisor?

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The Answer to “Should I hire a financial advisor?” is: Are you earning a decent salary? Would you like to know the best way to invest that money for the future? Are you worried about handling your investing on your own? If so, you may have considered whether to hire a financial advisor or not. Personal disclosure, when I first started out investing, I...

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5 Tips to Get What You Really Want

5 Tips to Get What You Really Want

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Are You Losing Your “Most” Because of Your “Now?” Guest Post, Alexandra from Real Simple Finances Click here to grow your wealth and have more money for what you really want.             For those of us old enough to remember Willie Wonka and the Chocolate Factory – you know, the one before Johnny Depp – Veruca Salt might pop into your head during this post*. She...

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