Here Are the States Whose Residents Are Really Best at Managing Their Money
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If you haven’t dropped by the Wealthtender homepage recently, here’s your chance to take a sneak peek of our new site launching to the public this summer. This V.I.P. preview is just for you! 😎
While the world has been in quarantine, we’ve quietly begun inviting owners of personal finance blogs and podcasts to join our new directories. And next week, we’re inviting hundreds more!
Are you looking for a blog that helps you make sense of yesterday’s stock market jitters? Or a podcast on side hustles for aspiring corporate job quitters? 🙋♂️
Your time is too valuable to spend countless hours sifting through thousands of finance blogs and podcasts looking for the proverbial needle in the haystack*.
Wealthtender makes your search easy! The new Wealthtender directories will help you quickly find the best finance blogs and podcasts based on your interests. And with ratings and reviews, you’ll learn what makes them a favorite with their subscribers. 👏
We’ll share updates soon about our official launch and expansion from personal finance blogs and podcasts to include courses, community resources and more.
Until then, we’re excited to introduce you to a few of the five-star blogs and podcasts currently featured on Wealthtender along with this week’s recommended reads and listens. ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐
* If someone asks for your help looking for a needle in a haystack, we suggest you politely decline.
Why did the star in the sky get arrested? 👇
We think you’ll enjoy this curated selection of articles from Wealthtender Financial Network partners.
🚗 Liberty, Liberty, Liberty
It’s hard to dispute their jingle is catchy, but is signing up for a safe driving program from an insurance company like Liberty Mutual worth your every move being monitored? For this owner of a Tesla, Camry and Land Rover, the answer after a 90-day trial turned out to be a resounding YES. [XRAYVSN]
💸 What Would Walt Do?
Disneyland might not exist if Walt hadn’t purchased whole life insurance. If you’re considering buying life insurance to protect your loved ones, don’t Mickey Mouse around. Learn what worked for Walt and the pros and cons of term vs. whole life insurance. [Smart Wealth Solution]
🏠 Mortgage? What Mortgage?
If you can’t stomach the stock market’s up and downs, could paying down your mortgage early be a good investment alternative? [Mulling Over Maybe]
💲 You’ve Lost that Sinking Feeling
“You know that sinking feeling you get in your gut when an unexpected or forgotten bill shows up in your mailbox? …If you want to never feel that again, sinking funds are your answer.” [Go From Broke]
💪 When the Going Gets Tough
“Many of us have faced tough times recently, and some of us have realized that we’re not as well prepared for financial uncertainty as we thought. As we all try and get back on track financially, here are some goals to work towards over the next six months.” [Wealthtender]
Recent podcast episodes from Wealthtender Financial Network partners you should listen to next.
💔 Minimizing Chaos when Love is Lost
When her husband lost his battle with cancer, Jennifer Luzzatto experienced the financial chaos that follows – unexpected bills, lost passwords, closing and transitioning accounts. In this interview with host Bobbi Olson, you’ll hear why Jennifer wrote a book sharing her experiences, including tips to remember if you lose a loved one and how you can make it easier for those you leave behind. [CentsAble Chat]
Social media accounts we think you might want to follow, too.
@simplifinances on Twitter.
Why? Because we’re intrigued by Scott’s journey quitting his job as a financial advisor in Texas to join a startup in Utah launching an app that makes budgeting easy.
We’ll have more highly rated blogs and podcasts to share with you over the summer. Today, we’re excited to recognize the first blogs and podcasts to earn their stars on Wealthtender. Drum roll, please…
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Disclaimer: The information in this article is not intended to encourage any lifestyle changes without careful consideration and consultation with a qualified professional. This article is for reference purposes only, is generic in nature, is not intended as individual advice and is not financial or legal advice.