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Is Pinching Pennies The Ultimate Secret To Wealth? Financial Advice

Is Pinching Pennies The Ultimate Secret To Wealth?

I’ve always identified myself as a penny pincher. However, I wouldn’t necessarily say I’m proud of that label. Then again, I’ve never fully shied away from it either. After all, I credit my willingness to scrap and save for giving me courage to jump into the unknown of entrepreneurship when I started MoneyNing.com, all those years […]

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The Cheapest Places To Live In America Financial Advice

The Cheapest Places To Live In America

In many parts of America, the cost of living has skyrocketed out of control. The resulting increase in costs for things like rent, groceries, utilities, healthcare, and transportation has seen thousands of Americans pack up and move to greener (or at least cheaper) pastures. There are still plenty of cities in the good ol’ U.S. […]

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Do You Truly Understand The Impact Of Your Financial Decisions? Financial Advice

Do You Truly Understand The Impact Of Your Financial Decisions?

Too often, we think of our financial decisions as being made in a vacuum. For example, we figure that the investment choices we make only affect us in terms of gains or losses. Or the decision to fund a 529 education account only means your child will have a better chance of making it through […]

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Simple (But Not Easy) Tips for Financial Success Financial Advice

Simple (But Not Easy) Tips for Financial Success

Whether it’s through a blunt comment online, a gentle reminder in person, or just by the look on their face, people tell me the same thing all the time. “David,” they say, ” I already know everything you’re saying to me right now. I want to be financially free. I don’t need someone to rehash […]

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Are You Trying to Appear Richer Than You Are? Financial Advice

Are You Trying to Appear Richer Than You Are?

Readers, I need to tell you a story. It’s about a friend of mine, named Sam. I’ve known Sam for decades — since we were high school freshman together, actually. Unfortunately, Sam has never quite learned what it means to “live within your means.” Or, to say in inversely, Sam consistently lives well beyond his […]

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All The Things You No Longer Need to Carry in Your Wallet Financial Advice

All The Things You No Longer Need to Carry in Your Wallet

Smartphones have become so much more than simply being a mobile phone. Today, we use them for a lot more than making calls and sending texts (actually, who even makes actual phone calls anymore, anyway?). Our devices have become so advanced that they have replaced many physical items we used to depend on. One of […]

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Tricky Money Questions That All Newlyweds Need to Discuss Young married couple thinking about their financial future Financial Advice

Tricky Money Questions That All Newlyweds Need to Discuss

Becoming engaged and getting married is an exciting time in anyone’s life. Like most couples who begin their lives together, you’re undoubtedly focused on your own version of “happily ever after.” The rush of being newlyweds is a terrific experience. However, don’t let it obscure those other important milestones in your life — the financial ones. […]

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