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Keep more money in your pocket with helpful ideas in these articles about managing your money.

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Three simple secrets to long-term financial success (that don’t involve budgeting and forgoing a...

“When I was trying to buy my first home, I wasn't buying smashed avocado for $19 and four coffees at $4 each,” said Tim...
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Make a massive difference in your life through 1% changes

Archimedes once said, “Give me a lever long enough and a fulcrum on which to place it, and I shall move the world.” Making the right choices consistently will move your world.
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Achieve financial freedom by asking yourself this before buying anything significant

Every day, you make lots and lots of financial choices. Do I buy that shirt? Shoes? TV? Car? House? If yes, which one? This one question will help you make the right choice.
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The best (and worst) ways to use your credit cards

Dave Ramsey says “there’s no good reason to have a credit card... responsible use of a credit card doesn’t exist.” Give the lie to his disrespect for your ability to be responsible
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Quick hack: Easily figure out your average expenses (and a plausible budget)

Article after article on personal finance exhorts you to create a budget and a financial plan. You’re finally (reluctantly) willing to do it. But if you’re gonna do it, you really want to get it done already.
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Stop using your credit score as an excuse to take on debt

Stop telling yourself you need to take on more debt to "build your credit". There are better ways to improve your credit score.
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How to avoid impulse spending, and grow your wealth instead

The lifetime bill for impulse spending is over $300,000, so learning how to avoid impulse spending, can unlock some significant savings
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Pro tips for reaching early financial independence

Saving Now Saves Your Future Self Twice You’ve heard before that you have to set money aside — money for emergencies, for buying a car or...

When Is enough (money) enough? A simple step-by-step guide

One Surprising Problem The main problem with capitalism as practiced in the US is that it doesn’t do a great job taking care of the...
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Three things you need to know about advice from financial gurus (that they won’t...

“It ain’t what you don’t know that gets you into trouble. It’s what you know for sure that just ain’t so.” “Always remember that you...