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Will You Be Ready When the Market Cools Off?
We have seen a tremendous rally on Wall Street, nearly nine months long, with the S&P 500, Nasdaq Composite, and
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Switching Jobs and Your 401(k)
Ready to quit your present job and grab an exciting offer from a top-notch company? Great! You’re all set to
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How Much Home Can You Afford?
Does buying a home make sense for you financially? It may or may not, depending on some financial, career, and
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4 Steps to Surviving Your First Mistake on the Job
Mistakes on the job are bound to happen, we’re all human. But the way you handle it is more telling
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College Costs that Slip the Mind
Yes, that last year of high school has just ended with a celebration called graduation. Proud parents and families throw
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Co-Signing: Good or Bad Idea?
It’s not hard to recall many heartbreaking stories of family or friends who have agreed to co-sign some sort of
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Personal Bankruptcy Explained
No matter the reason, personal debt problems can be devastating. They can lead to depression, feelings of guilt, shame, anxiety,
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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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