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Children and Allowances
Through the years, any variety of theories have been put forth and argued regarding financial allowances for children.  But two
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Why Couples Disagree About Money
If you’ve ever been in any kind of relationship, whether dating, living together, or married, chances are you have experienced
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New Updates in 1080 eMoney
Starting on August 22, we are releasing an update to your 1080 eMoney Personal Financial Website. The updates are intended
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Our Ultimate Financial Survival Guide
Check out our new Ultimate Financial Survival Guide! It provides helpful tips and insight regarding various topics that are all
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A Goal Without a Plan is Nothing
Even though it’s a busy time for most of us, it’s also a great time to consider (or reconsider) our
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Money Personalities
Over the years, attempts have been made to figure out just how money personalities work for different individuals. In order
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Four Money Lessons
I’ve never liked the word “mistake” – it always seems to grate and add a lot of guilt to what
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Living Cheaper as a Retiree
When I retired a bit earlier than expected last year, I realized I was making a decision to also accept
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Vacation or Staycation?
Everyone needs time away now and then – from work, school, people, and even from responsibility. Traditionally, families look forward
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Protection from Creditors
When you find yourself in a scenario that you must deal with debt collectors, these seven tips will help you
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Coping with the Loss of a Loved One
Coping with the Loss of Your Spouse and its Financial Impact Losing a spouse is a stressful transition. And the
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The Curious Case of Good Debt vs. Bad Debt
“Good debt is a powerful tool but a bad debt can kill you.” Before you knock the door of a
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Can I Pay Off One Credit Card with Another?
A recent phone call from a friend asking a question for another friend prompted my consideration as to the ins
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Financial Coaching or Financial Planning?
Most consumers realize at some point in time that there are questions about money that aren’t an inherent or learned
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Five Star Wealth Manager Award – Matt Stadelman
Five Star Professional Honors Matt Stadelman of 1080 Financial Group with the 2017 Five Star Wealth Manager Award Award winners
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The Most Important Financial Concept
I recall many years ago at a Junior Wall Street workshop (yes I really did attend one in my early
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How to (Un) – Kill Your Credit Score
If you’ve ever gone online to get your credit score or visited with a lender to borrow money and found
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