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3 Investing Questions & Answers

3 Investing Questions & Answers

By on Jul 28, 2014 in Asset Allocation, Automatic Saving, Investing, Reader Question, Tips | 6 comments

Welcome to another reader question(s) article. If you missed any of the prior Q & A, you can access all investing reader questions here. Following are investing questions from three 20 something’s who are wondering about the how and where of investing.  1st Investing Question Tyler of Poor Student asks, “What is the best investment for a student (besides the...

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5 Simple Tips  For a Wealthy Life

5 Simple Tips For a Wealthy Life

By on Jul 14, 2014 in Tips, Wealth | 28 comments

 Wealth Tips Aren’t Always About Money Do you regularly feel worried and stressed? Does depression visit more than you’d like to admit? Do you envy those around you and think they have more than you do? There’s a free solution to this modern day malaise. According to Andrew Weil, MD, author of SpontaneousHappiness, certain of modern life create disharmony and...

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The 14 Best Father’s Day Ideas That Rock!

The 14 Best Father’s Day Ideas That Rock!

By on Jun 5, 2014 in Saving, Tips | 6 comments

The 14 Best Father’s Day Gifts and Activities So much is made of Mom and Mother’s Day, and it seems like Dads get the short shrift. My husband, and our daughter’s dad, is easily as important to the family as I am. And Dad deserves the Best Father’s Day! We have our family roles clearly honed after decades of marriage and our daughter benefits...

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Memorial Day Frugal, Fun, Crafty & Inspiring Reads

Memorial Day Frugal, Fun, Crafty & Inspiring Reads

By on May 22, 2014 in Tips | 4 comments

Memorial Day – Remember the Veterans & Celebrate This Memorial Day I’m hitting the road. My sister and I are giving my mom an 85th birthday party. She’s livelier and more active than I am, and I’m so proud of her. As I’m on the road enjoying the week-end with friends and family I’d like to share these great Memorial Day Reads....

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Cheap Mother’s Day Gifts

Cheap Mother’s Day Gifts

By on May 11, 2014 in Saving, Tips | 7 comments

I’ve been a mom for 2 decades and a daughter for quite a bit longer. I’m also a bit of a control freak when it comes to consumption. I don’t want anyone telling me what to buy and when. That said, I’m not a total malcontent. I’m lucky to have a wonderful spouse. El Carino doesn’t share my viewpoint and insists on taking me...

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Tax Tip Worth $372,220

By on Apr 4, 2014 in Automatic Saving, Investing, Mutual Funds, Taxes, Tips | 10 comments

US News & World Report: Smarter Investor Blog-Top Tax Post “Good morning, I think we’re heading in the right direction as far as content goes. We’ve had some great tax planning advice stories, which have proven popular and we’re providing readers with more specific investment advice, which makes it more likely that your pieces are picked up by places like...

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