Save Money By Buying YOURSELF A Gift Card!!

Image courtesy of stockimages / FreeDigitalPhotos.net I wasn’t happy as I walked into Applebees to purchase a $50 gift card. A well liked member of the staff at the elementary school where Vonnie worked was leaving and her coworkers had come up with the idea to have everyone pitch in and get a gift card […]

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The Biggest Ripoff EVER

Every Memorial Day weekend Vonnie and I host a little get together for family and friends. While shopping for the needed supplies last week I purchased a product that could very well be the biggest ripoff on planet Earth. Can you guess what it is? If you guessed bottled water, you were close. At least […]

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Who Says You Can’t Rock a Tool Belt with Heels?

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  • June 17, 2017
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I love to DIY When it comes to home repairs or pulling off DIY projects, it’s the ladies in my family rocking the tool belt.  Despite being a card carrying Daddy’s girl, I did not grow up with the kind of father who owned lots of power tools or worked around the house fixing things […]

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Avoiding Debt by Minimizing Large and Recurring Expenses – Rethinking Personal Vehicles

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  • June 17, 2017
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Public transit is an economical option. One of the keys to avoiding debt is to know how it overtakes us. Without a doubt, debt has many helpers in the form of large and recurring expenses. I’d like to share with you a few pages from my own playbook when it comes to handling large and […]

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I Know a Secret About Kohls….

Image courtesy of David Castillo Dominici / FreeDigitalPhotos.net Our son needed new dress clothes for his confirmation last weekend, so it was timely that we received a 30% off coupon in the mail from Kohls.  I usually don’t get excited about their coupons because they show up in my mailbox fairly often.  So frequently, in […]

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Worrying Doesn’t Accomplish Anything. Take Action. Now.

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  • June 17, 2017
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Image courtesy of FrameAngel / FreeDigitalPhotos.net “Are you making yourself old again?” I heard Tori’s friend say to her from behind me as we headed off to dance class. I had never heard the phrase before, but I immediately understood what she meant. She was referring to the scrunched look on Tori’s face which was […]

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The Winds Of Debt Only Blow In One Direction

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  • June 17, 2017
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The Winds Of Debt Only Blow In One Direction Written by Travis on May 13, 2013 · 13 Comments Image courtesy of Vlado / FreeDigitalPhotos.net A windy day was in the forecast with gusts up to 40mph. I didn’t care, I was going for my run. The wind smacked me in the face almost immediately […]

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Student Loans vs. Traditional Loans: How to Pay for Online Education

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  • June 12, 2017
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With the costs of higher education constantly increasing, many people make paying for college education a top financial priority. Although a basic right, this non-stop upward trend in college education costs is making higher education inaccessible to many people today. Many stop going to school altogether and look for employment hoping they can save up […]

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Invest in Yourself with an Online MBA Degree

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  • June 1, 2017
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Earning an MBA as early as realistically possible in your professional career timeline is an amazing opportunity. If attending a physical school to earn your MBA is not for you, you can invest in an online MBA degree. It is becoming easier and easier to work on your on time and get an online masters […]

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Financing Your Business Venture

When you’re thinking of starting a business, there are all kinds of things that have to be considered. Finances are a large part of any start-up, and most people don’t have the funds to get a business off of the ground on their own. They need help, either from a bank or lending institution, or […]

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