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Betterment: A Better Way to Manage a Trust Fund

By |July 17th, 2015|

Generally, when I think of people with trust funds, I think of elderly gentlemen smoking cigars and drinking chardonnay behind a desk made of mahogany in an office the size of a small apartment. […]

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Your Retirement, Saved (In Under 10 Minutes)

By |July 16th, 2015|

Does retirement scare you?

You’re not alone.

According to the National Institute on Retirement Security, “50% of Americans between the ages of 55 and 64 have less than $12,000 saved [for retirement].”

Most people who are old […]

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5 Things I Wish I’d Known Before I Bought My Home

By |July 15th, 2015|

Buying your first home is a huge move for most people. It’s probably the biggest purchase they’ll ever make, the largest amount of debt they’ll have, and will lock them in to a home, […]

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The Battle Of The Blog: What is it and What Can a Good One Do For Your Business?

By |July 14th, 2015|

There are few things to do on the Internet more exciting, fulfilling, and brimming with potential than starting a blog. If you don’t have a blog, you should start one. Everyone should have a […]

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Could You Be A Property Guardian?

By |July 13th, 2015|

Property guardianship, despite a growth in popularity, is still a relatively unknown option for some owners of non-domestic vacant buildings. The same can be said for potential property guardians, who may not be aware […]

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Should You Tap Into Your Home’s Equity?

By |July 10th, 2015|

If you’re like most Americans, your house is your most valuable asset. This means you’re sitting on a virtual gold mine, and who doesn’t want to capitalize on their assets? Whether it’s remodeling your […]

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The BIG Benefits of a Lower Mortgage Interest Rate

By |July 9th, 2015|

This post brought to you by Chase. The content and opinions expressed below are that of Modest Money.
I bought my first house a couple of years ago, and I can’t shut up about it. […]

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How to Purchase Big Ticket Items

By |July 8th, 2015|

Purchasing the big items is a necessity in today’s modern life. From a new car to a new fridge, there’s no avoiding the need to buy them. Knowing how to approach them means that […]

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New Survey: Millenials Unprepared for Retirement

By |July 7th, 2015|

Majority Want Alternative Retirement Savings Options

Maybe it is this generation’s record-breaking student debt, or maybe it’s the trend of getting married much later in life, but millennials are known for putting off adult responsibilities. […]

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The Big Dilemma: Save or Pay?

By |July 6th, 2015|

It’s much like a sinkhole or quicksand; once you have fallen victim to the debt of high-interest credit cards, you feel like you are sinking further and further into the abyss.

The good news (well, […]