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Improve Your Credit Score the Quick & Easy Way

January 25, 2019

Reading Time: 7 minutesI love hearing discussions about credit scores and how to improve them. Why?Because if you’re concerned about raising your credit score, that means you realize the importance of having a high credit score and how it can benefit you in a myriad of ways.Credit scores are like Tinder in a way. If you’re super good looking, […]

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Rethinking Your Emergency Fund

October 24, 2018

Reading Time: 5 minutesI’ve talked briefly about emergency funds in the past, but now I want to dive deeper into the pros and cons, and how I recommend approaching the subject. Your emergency fund is traditionally a 3-8 month supply of cash that you have in an account, ready to be used at any given second. Since emergency funds […]

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10 Things I Implemented to Slash My Spending in Half

October 10, 2018

Reading Time: 6 minutesI put in hard work, and money walks its way into my bank account. But will it stay there? It seems as if it always has an urge to sprint out the back door, never to be seen again. I guess that’s what is happening to many people here in the U.S. Spending money has […]

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Why I Care About Personal Finance, and You Should Too

September 29, 2018

Reading Time: 3 minutesThere are lots of things out there that we can enjoy doing — sports, painting, photography, traveling — and the list goes on. I was thinking about why I currently devote a good portion of my active mind to personal finance, and I realized that it’s because I want my money to work for me […]

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Where to Stash Your Money in 2018

August 4, 2018

Reading Time: < 1 minuteIt’s 2018, where should you store all of your hard-earned money? The answer of course isn’t clear cut, BUT here is the general rule I set for my own financials.1. 3-6 month emergency fundDepending on your location and living arrangement, you’ll have different living costs. I like to set aside 3 to 6 months of funds […]

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