5 Reasons that Saving money Isn’t as Hard as you Think

Saving money, budgeting, budget, financial situation, financial peace, save money
With the financial crisis still looming and Government spending cuts being announced left, right and centre, it’s no wonder that a lot of us are struggling to make ends meet. Our paychecks don’t stretch quite as far as they once did, and we wistfully remember the days when we could press ‘check balance’ without the ominous feeling of dread! And speaking of checks, take a look at the cool bank...

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Dealing with debt

Accelerate Your Debt Repayment, debt repayment, debt calculator, paying off debt, debt management
The following is a Guest Post. Most of us have been in debt at some point in our lives.  Credit cards, auto loans, mortgages – these are normal parts of being an adult.  Whether or not it was necessary to take on that debt in the first place is another story.  But many people do choose to do so, and are able to make their monthly payments on time and without hardship. Photo Credit: Images of...

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Selling items effectively on Craigslist

Selling items effectively, selling, craigslist, seller
Brian and I got rid of a lot of items prior to our move to the new condo.  One of the reasons was practical – we simply didn’t have the room in the new place to keep everything!  A lesser but equally important reason – we wanted to pare down on the number of items that we had.  But what to do with all our crap?  There was furniture, books, clothes… even a electric blue...

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Making money is easy

Making money, extra income
“I would really like to do that, but I don’t have enough money.” Sound familiar? There is an engrained sense of self pity in our society when it comes to making money (namely that what we earn is never good enough). Traditional thinking is to believe that our ‘day job’ should pay us enough money to afford the lifestyle that we want. In a changing world, those that think...

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Posted in: Career and Work, Money, Philosophy

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