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Top 4 Mistakes Made by Entrepreneurs

Starting a new business is a difficult task as evidence by the high failure rate, 50%-70% of newly formed small businesses fail within the first 18 months. Below are several of the more common mistakes made by first-time entrepreneurs: 1. Not Understanding the Competition Many businesses fail simply because their competition was more successful in […]

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Top 4 Ways to ruin your FICO credit score

Top 4 Ways to Ruin Your FICO® Credit Score

Your credit score is one of the most important pieces of information financial institutions use to determine everything from the interest rate you’ll pay to the type of loan you qualify for.  There are many things that can negatively affect your Credit Score and your ability to effectively manage it may well save you thousands […]

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How To Keep Warm in the Winter (Without Freezing your Wallet)

Brrr… feel that chill? It looks as though fall is here, and winter won’t be far behind. For many of us, this is an exciting proposition. Fall and winter mean beautiful sights (first the fall colors, then freshly fallen snow), holiday visits with the family, and memories that leave you all warm and fuzzy inside. […]

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How to Make Money on the Internet While Traveling

  Do you want to retire early, pack your things, and travel the best beautiful places in the world? No yelling bosses, no stressful deadlines, no lousy hours? Wouldn’t it be great to make money while having your vacation? This is what they call, ‘living life to its fullest!’ Life should be fun. The more […]

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4 Things to Consider Before Tackling A DIY Home Makeover

Think you’re ready to tackle a home makeover on your own? Here are four things you should consider before getting started. With the summer holidays behind us and the cooler weather creeping in, it’s the perfect time of year to think about enhancing our indoor spaces. But if you’ve been thinking of tackling a home […]

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Eight Quick and Easy Tips for Saving Money Around the House

Everybody, regardless of demographics or income level, wants to lower their cost of living. Where many people get tripped up, though, is in focusing on ideas that are hard to execute properly or that have a poor return. In this article, however, we’re going to show you several easy ways to reduce the money you […]

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The Five Love Languages of Tenant Landlord Relationships

Landlords and tenants share the most intimate thing two people can share: their home. It’s an unusual relationship: most tenants never meet their landlord (or someone from management). We are used to navigating relationships with our significant others, family members, co-workers and friends. These relationships take time, effort, and communication to work. The Landlord/Tenant relationship […]

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How to Make the Most of Freelancer Tax Deductions

What does the US Tax Code have in common with 12 copies of the King James Bible? They’re the same length. That’s right, the US Tax Code is 10 million words long. Fortunately you don’t have to know it all to save some money.   Learn the basics and save If you’re confused by tax […]

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Top Reasons You’re Not Saving and Paying Off Debt

Americans feel saving and paying off debt is a high priority however, many are not saving as much as they would like.  According to a recent survey by Discover Personal Loans, 40% of Americans have reduced the amount they are saving and 38% were saving to pay off debt.  Here are several reasons why we […]

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4 Easy Steps to Get Control of Your Finances

Are your finances a mess?  If you are living paycheck to paycheck it just might be time to get control of your finances.  We put together 4 easy steps that will help you get your finances back on track. 1.  Put a Hold on Unnecessary Spending Lets face it, if your spending is out of […]

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5 Ways to Find Your Next Job

When it comes to job hunting, most people know to check the employment guide in Saturday’s newspaper or log onto their favorite online job search engine. There are other ways to help secure your dream job though – and sometimes you don’t even need to wait for the position to be advertised. Below are five […]

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3 Simple Steps to Stop Overspending

If you admit to being an over-spender you’re not alone. Total debt in the U.S. has reached $11.9 Trillion dollars while the average american household has over $7900 in credit card debt, $10,000 in auto loans, and over $100,000 in mortgage loans. While robust consumer spending is an important driving factor for the U.S. economy, […]

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Knowing the Best Time to Buy Can Save You Big Money

Knowing the best time to buy is often tied to when retailers are making room for new product models or around seasonal shopping holidays. Shopping for big ticket items  Use the month by month guide below to see when the most popular consumer products are on sale. In addition, here are some shopping tips and […]

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Brokers, Traders and Millionaires of Forex – XTrade Informational

Forex trading, the 24-hour global electronic network that offers an “over-the-counter trading” that once you try it – you’ll be asking yourself why it hasn’t been part of your investing toolbox before. Wall Street Journal Europe says ten major currencies account for 73 percent of the total forex trading volume. Among the currencies mostly traded are the […]

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