How To Pick The Right Life Insurance

Term or whole life insurance? Find out which one is best for you!

If you type “life insurance” in Google, you will get bombarded by advertisements touting their best life insurance product.  With so many different varieties, which one is best suited for you?  Do you even need life insurance?  If you have people who depend on you, the answer is YES! Continue reading “How To Pick The Right Life Insurance”

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7 Healthy Habits To Get Out Of Debt

Check out these 7 healthy ideas to get out of debt!

Let’s face it, the reason you’re in debt is partly due to some bad habits.  To simplify it even more, you spend, or have spent more than your income which has left you in this stressful position. Continue reading “7 Healthy Habits To Get Out Of Debt”

How I’m Going To Dig Out Of Credit Card Debt

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I’m very excited for this post today!  It is a guest post from Melanie over at Partners In Fire who I work with on a regular basis.  She has been blogging about financial independence for a while now and even has a new PODCAST!   Continue reading “How I’m Going To Dig Out Of Credit Card Debt”

15 Things You Can Stop Buying Now To Save Money

Read below for 15 things you can easily cut out of your life to save money!

15 things you can stop buying now to save up money!

Below are 15 things you can cut out of your life to save a significant amount of money.  I will admit, there are several things I do splurge on – such as organic apples – but for the most part, our shopping habits cut out much of the fluff so we can continue moving closer to our financial goals.  By creating good buying habits, you will start to devalue the overpriced items you once bought! Continue reading “15 Things You Can Stop Buying Now To Save Money”

David Is Worried About Eating… What Is Your Biggest Worry?

Poor people in other countries are praying for what we take for granted.

Someone else is praying for the basic things we take for granted…

This post today is a bit personal for me and something I care deeply about.  Let me introduce you to a friend of mine.  His name is David Jatta and he lives in The Gambia.  The Gambia is the smallest country in the mainland of Africa and 48% of the population lives in poverty.  I recently asked David if I could share his story and he graciously agreed.

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The 29 Most Dependable Used SUVs, Vans, And Pickups Made In 2015

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Are you in the market for a new SUV, Van, or Truck?  Before you spend a ton of money on a new vehicle that will lose the majority of its worth in the first year, check out one of these dependable used vehicles made in 2015.  Your wallet and retirement account will thank you! Continue reading “The 29 Most Dependable Used SUVs, Vans, And Pickups Made In 2015”

The 21 Most Dependable Used Cars Made In 2015

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Are you in the market for a new car?  Before you spend a ton of money on a new vehicle that will lose the majority of its worth in the first year, check out one of these dependable used vehicles made in 2015.  Your wallet and retirement account will thank you! Continue reading “The 21 Most Dependable Used Cars Made In 2015”

My Top 10 Reading List (2018)

Below are my top 10 book recommendations for 2018.

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Several people have recently asked me what books I recommend and what I have read recently. Looking back on the past few years, these are some of my top recommendations in no particular order:

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The Main Ingredient For Growing Your Income

Grow your income with this easy change!

“Once you stop learning, you start dying”

Are you still growing?

Are you in a rut?  Are you digging yourself out of a financial mess, or are you at a stale point in your life?  These ruts come at inconvenient times and it can be difficult to get out of them.   We haven’t received a raise in forever, we keep getting passed up on promotions, or our home life is more difficult than normal.  When you find yourself in these ruts, what positive habits are you doing to improve your situation?

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How To Feel Good About Christmas In January

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Christmas in January?  You know what I’m talking about – Christmas in February, March, April…. the gift that keeps on giving, through credit card debt. Continue reading “How To Feel Good About Christmas In January”