Obamacare Feature: Separate Health Insurance Plans in the Same Family

Obamacare Feature
(Image by 95Berlin via CC BY-SA 2.0 ) They always say you only appreciate something once its gone. I think that cliched saying is often invariably used within the context of lost love. It should always be used in the context of health insurance plans in my opinion. I was diagnosed with cancer in 2010 when I had a salary job (It was treated). Since becoming a freelancer, I haven’t had a health insurance...

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You Must Take Cyber Monday Sales as Seriously as Black Friday

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  I used to be the kind of person who would just go to retail stores and buy anything without comparison shopping. Comparison shopping and hunting for bargains among enthusiastic throngs of spree shoppers wasn’t my thing. But in the digital age and the advent of online shopping, you have so many options to save money relative to the 20th century. It’s why you should know the differences between...

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Before You Finalize That Mortgage, Here Are Ultra-Cheap Ways to Get a Home

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I am divorced. It is not a subject I enjoy talking about. We struggled financially when I was married. One unrequited dream of mine was to surprise my ex with a new house. Especially during the holidays. But real life always gets in the way. It’s no joke trying to finalize a mortgage. I never thought realistically about financing. Or, FHA loans that may have applied to my circumstances. I wished...

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Posted in: Home, Money, Real Estate, Saving Money, saving money

Don’t Let the Thanksgiving Travel Rush Overwhelm You – Save Money With These Rental Car Tips

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(Image by Matt Davis via CC BY-SA 2.0 ) About 5 million people will fly somewhere over the Thanksgiving holiday. However, almost 50 million people will get into a vehicle and then drive over the Thanksgiving holiday. Over 50 million people will travel 50 miles or more to get to their Thanksgiving destination. So, get ready to pay when it comes to gasoline. The national average for a gallon of gasoline...

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