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Why Expensive Yoga Isn’t Always More Relaxing

Yoga does much more for you than just provide relaxation and stretching. You improve your posture, flexibility, and strength while increasing your ability to concentrate, focus, and decrease blood pressure. The benefits of yoga even extend to better self-esteem and improved relationships, so it is easy to see why it is so popular. The real problem that most people encounter with yoga is the price. A single drop in class can run you $20 or more. Monthly memberships vary in price as well and even...
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Here’s the allowance system that has worked for my family.

I’ve tried many different allowance systems and allowance apps over the years with my four kids, but it wasn’t until I tried this new approach at the beginning of 2019 that I was able to stick with something for longer than a month. If you’re looking to start giving your kids allowance but are overwhelmed […]
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If You Want to Grow Your Net Worth, You're Going to Have to Invest

If you want to grow your net worth, saving as much of your income as possible is a good start—but it’ll only get you so far. Read more...
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What are Great Ways to Get Fantastic Summer Camps on a Budget?

What are Great Ways to Get Fantastic Summer Camps on a Budget? is a post originally published on: Everything Finance - Everything Finance - Its all about Money!Whether we like it or not, summer is right around the corner. Our kids can hardly wait for it to be here. But as parents, we think about summer break from a slightly different perspective.Since most of us still have to work for the majority of the summer, we are starting to try and figure out what to do with our kids while they are out fo...
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How Much Does Social Media Influence Your Purchases?

Advertising through commercials, billboards and magazines have been influencing our purchases for decades, so much that conspiracy theorists claim they contain ‘subliminal messages’ which trick us into buying products against our better judgment. In spite of this legacy, a powerful new king of advertising is taking their place: social media. Social media platforms like Twitter, Facebook, Pinterest, or Instagram are no longer just places to share pictures, ‘like’ or ‘follow’ people and trending ...
Tags: Saving Money, Marketing, Spending, Money Management, Twitter Facebook Pinterest, Shopping Smart, Socialmediatoday, Helpful Side of Social Media


What is the Difference Between Airbnb and Airbnb Experiences?

What is the Difference Between Airbnb and Airbnb Experiences? is a post originally published on: Everything Finance - Everything Finance - Its all about Money!If you’ve heard of Airbnb, you know it can be a great deal when you travel. I know that we have used it quite a few times when scheduling our travel just to make our trips more budget friendly. Plus, staying at an Airbnb is a much different experience than staying at a hotel, so what’s not to love?Did you know that Airbnb also has a thing ...
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4 Ways a Personal Garden Can Save You a Bundle on Food This Year

4 Ways a Personal Garden Can Save You a Bundle on Food This Year is a post originally published on: Everything Finance - Everything Finance - Its all about Money!Every year we are working on eating healthier and saving money, at the same time. In our current environment, this can really be a huge feat sometimes! Gardening can save you money. If you are striving to eat healthier, while also saving a bundle on your food budget, then here are 4 ways a personal garden may help you achieve this lofty...
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14 Laundry Cleaning and Drying Hacks You Wish You Had Known From the Beginning

Laundry is a chore that follows us our whole lives. As one grows up the nuances of what at first appears to be a simple task become more apparent and preferences begin to develop. The more experience... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
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How Rover Increased Our Income and Taught Our Kids Valuable Lessons

How Rover Increased Our Income and Taught Our Kids Valuable Lessons is a post originally published on: Everything Finance - Everything Finance - Its all about Money!Having multiple children can make life a little bit chaotic at times. That doesn’t change the fact that we, as parents, still have to teach them as much about life as we can while they are with us. Some of these big lessons include:ResponsibilityTeamworkMaking moneySaving moneyFinancial independenceDoing things you don’t like sometim...
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Want to Become a 'Super Saver?' Consider Your Housing Costs

What’s the one thing that separates the “super savers” from those of us who are simply trying to save whatever we can?Read more...
Tags: Renting, Saving Money, Housing, Lifehacks, Financial Independence, Super Saver


How to Make a Spring Break Staycation Just as Much FUN!

Spring is finally here and the one thing on our kid’s minds just happens to be spring break. They look forward to it every year because it’s a week of no school of course!But just because they have the week off, doesn’t mean that we do. As working parents, sometimes it can be really difficult to take a whole week off to spend with our kids.Especially when you work for yourself, like I do. That means if I’m not working, I’m not getting paid. The bonus with creating a spring break staycation is th...
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Yes, You Can Challenge Expensive Medical Bills

The next time you get an unexpectedly high medical bill, don’t assume you have to pay it off in full. We’ve written before about what to do if you get a surprise medical bill and how to check your bill against your explanation of benefits; now, Sarah Kliff at Vox explains how you can challenge medical bills—and win.Read more...
Tags: Health, Saving Money, Medicine, Healthcare, Health Insurance, Lifehacks, Vox, Sarah Kliff


Start Saving Now, Even If You Don't Have Any Long-Term Financial Goals

Where do you see yourself in five years?Read more...
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How to Save Money on Furniture

Sooner or later, even if you start out with hand me downs from your family, you are going to want to buy some of your own furniture. The first thing you must do when saving money on furniture is to determine what you actually need. There is no need to buy a sofa if a love seat will do, and frankly, most people never use a coffee table, so don’t get one if you have no use for it. Also, remember that there is no rule stating that you have to purchase matching pieces; eclectic is in. Next, make su...
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Why Can Starting Your Garden Now Save You More Money?

Why Can Starting Your Garden Now Save You More Money? is a post originally published on: Everything Finance - Everything Finance - Its all about Money!Spring is almost here and I am so excited! Not only is the weather starting to warm up a little bit, but now is the best time to begin starting your garden for the year. I will be the first to admit that gardening was never something I figured myself to do. But, as we have ventured further down the path towards financial independence, gardening is...
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Tips On Saving Money When Using Your Credit Card

For some people, the credit card is the most accepted form of currency, but for others, it’s the best way to enter a vicious cycle of debt. Credit cards do put you in a vulnerable position to spend money you don’t already have, hence incurring credit card debt. But when used wisely and with care, credit cards can also put you ahead of your personal finance game. Credit cards aren’t necessarily evil, but our money habits can be. If you’re looking to save money while using credit cards, here are ...
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5 Tips for Saving Money When You Have Low Income

Most of us want to save money so we can build wealth and plan for the future. We have goals we want to reach (like traveling) or things we want to buy (like a dream home). However, this can seem impossible when you’re surviving on low income. According to CNN, 25 million American households are living paycheck to paycheck. When money is tight, saving any amount can be the last priority on your list. You’re just trying to get by. So how do you save more money when you’re making minimum wage? How...
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Follow Elizabeth Warren's Excellent Budgeting Advice 

Before she was a senator and 2020 presidential candidate, Elizabeth Warren was a professor at Harvard who also happened to write a couple of really good books on personal finance and economic instability in the U.S. Read more...
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This is a sponsored message from GTM Tax time is stressful enough for families, let alone trying to figure out the deal with nanny taxes you might owe for your regular childcare. In a nutshell: if you pay your nanny or caregiver more than $2100 each year — that’s less than $200 each month — […]
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3 Ways to Teach Your Children About Budgeting This Spring

3 Ways to Teach Your Children About Budgeting This Spring is a post originally published on: Everything Finance - Everything Finance - Its all about Money!Teaching children about money and budgeting are some of the most difficult lessons for me to teach them. Not only are these topics extremely diverse and complex, but children are fairly impetuous creatures and want everything right away.Seeing down the road into the future is also a very difficult concept for them to grasp, since their idea of...
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No Emergency Fund? Aim to Save $250

If you’re like most Americans, you might not have a ton of money saved or invested. And reading what you should have or should be saving—say, saving 20 percent each paycheck, or having your yearly salary saved by the time you’re 30—can be overwhelming. So much so, that you just might not start.Read more...
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The one thing all kids should be learning in school that they’re not.

We talk so much about the need for STEM education. Kids need computer skills, engineering skills, science of all kinds. We mourn the disappearance of cursive from the curriculum. We discuss which books our kids should be reading, and whether new math is genius — or a thing of horror. (I’ll withhold my POV for […]
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How Often Should You Talk About Your Budget for Maximum Effectiveness?

How Often Should You Talk About Your Budget for Maximum Effectiveness? is a post originally published on: Everything Finance - Everything Finance - Its all about Money!Let’s face it. We are all busy! Some more than others and it can vary day to day. But being “busy” isn’t a good enough excuse to not talk about your household budget with your partner. After all, if we want to live our best lives, and have our happiest households, then we simply must have our finances in order. Budget Talk As a co...
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What Summer Supplies Can You Buy Now to Save You a Ton of Money?

What Summer Supplies Can You Buy Now to Save You a Ton of Money? is a post originally published on: Everything Finance - Everything Finance - Its all about Money!Whether you have a family or not, summer can be chock full of good times! But those good times can get pretty expensive if you don’t plan ahead of time. Which is why purchasing some of your summer supplies now can greatly increase your overall summer fun, while not stretching your wallet to the max. Fun Water Summer Supplies Most of us ...
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Money Questions You Need to Ask

Asking better money questions is one of the keys to getting the future you want, says Veronica Karas, author of the new book, Money Matters: Everything You Should Have Learned in School but Didn’t. On The BIGG Success Show today, we talk with Veronica Karas, CFP, about her new book, Money Matters: Everything You Should […] The post Money Questions You Need to Ask appeared first on Bigg Success. [click the title link above to read our full post]
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Save More Money By Cutting Back of Housing and Transportation Costs

We all would probably like to have a little more cash in the bank. One easy way to do that is to underspend on housing and transportation costs.Read more...
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Save More Money By Reducing Your Housing and Transportation Costs

We all would probably like to have a little more cash in the bank. One easy way to do that is to underspend on housing and transportation costs.Read more...
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10 Ways A Business Owner Can Save Money

The cost of running a business today can be financially exhausting for companies that range from the simplest startups to the most well-established corporations. To create a sustainable business model, owners and manager now must consider how their business processes and infrastructure can save money instead of draining their budgets. Fortunately, developers and tech companies are creating solutions that help businesses reduce operating expenses while simplifying their processes. Below are some...
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Can Setting Up Your Spring Break Plans NOW Save You Some Serious Money?

Can Setting Up Your Spring Break Plans NOW Save You Some Serious Money? is a post originally published on: Everything Finance - Everything Finance - Its all about Money!It may only be February, but spring break will be here before we know it. I know that my kids always look forward to doing something, anything, during this week off. It can get pretty expensive if you wait until the last minute. There are a few ways I have found to help minimize the overall costs of spring break. No Traveling Obv...
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What to Do If Your Cable TV Bill is Too High

Cable companies are a supreme example of a natural monopoly. They’re the easiest example for economics professors to use, because, due to structural conditions, only a few competitors can exist in any cable market. Often, there is only one option that consumers can choose. The consumer has no leverage and is thus at the mercy of the cable company. Over the years, the price of cable has increased significantly. Luckily, other forms of technology and media have grown as well, leading to a shift i...
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