Quicken Alternatives: 9 Better Ways to Manage Your Money

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For many years, Quicken had a lock on the market but there is a lot of competition around now, and much of it is free. There are several versions of Quicken, and they range from around $40 up to around $165. These days they aren’t the only game in town. It’s time to explore some Quicken alternatives.

Money Mindfulness For Beginners

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Thomas Frank joins us to discuss money mindfulness for beginners and how it relates to our life goals whether they are financial or adventure related.

Budget Categories: Setting Them Up Without Losing Your Sanity

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How detailed do you need to be with budget categories? Do you separate lunch from dinner or lump everything into a few areas? And which method is better?

How To Save Money on Christmas Gifts

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Now that we’ve crossed the Halloween threshold, the Christmas season is fast upon us. Here are a few ways to save money on Christmas gifts.

This is Why I’m Broke: 18 Lessons I Learned From Having No Money

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I’ve spent the past 30 years of my life being broke. Sure, I’ve had money, but I wasted it all then asking myself why I have no money. I went from a single bachelor with his own home and a BMW, to a single bachelor living with his brother and a Honda Civic, and I couldn’t be happier.

Your Materialistic Lifestyle is Killing You

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Do you hate your job and your life? Do you have a house full of stuff? Your materialistic lifestyle is killing you.

Types of Budgets: What Is Your Budgeting Style?

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Budgeting sucks. No one really wants to do it. It’s hard to stick with, it’s a chore to review it every month and it makes you feel like crap when you spend way too much on lattes. But, you’re an adult so you need to do it. There are a few types of budgets, which one is right for you?

Save That Money: How to Save Money Fast and Automate It

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Saving money can be hard and sometimes it feels like you’ll never get ahead. But saving money doesn’t have to be hard. We will show you how to save money fast and automate it to make the process easier and less painful.

How To Save For A House Fast

How To Save For A House Fast

Are you thinking of buying a home? Ideally, you will have at least a 20% down payment. Here are some ways to save for a house fast.

The Pink Tax- The Cost of Being a Female Consumer

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The pink tax is one that only about half of the population is subject to. And they probably aren’t even aware of it. It’s the extra amount women are charged for certain products or services. Things like personal care products. So not only do we make less but we pay more. It’s a load of crap.

The Importance of Having an Emergency Fund

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Your future self will you for establishing an emergency fund now. It’s important to set aside emergency savings can help you get in case your home needs an urgent repair or something more serious like unemployment. We will help you figure out how much you need and how to get an emergency fund started.

The Road to a Simple Life: Minimalist Living Without Going Overboard

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Minimalist living isn’t a new trend, it has been with us for centuries. So why is it making a comeback these days? Here is your guide to minimalist living without going overboard.

8 Money Tips For Teenagers

8 Money Tips For Teenagers

If you’re a teenager, you are in a very powerful position. Starting good money habits now will put you ahead for the rest of your life. Here are 8 money tips for teenagers.

Why Am I Broke? 15 Reasons Why and How To Fix Them

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Do you seem to never have any money at the end of the month but can’t figure out why? Here are 17 reasons you’re broke and how to fix them.

Cheap Meals: Good Food On A Tight Budget

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Looking for a way to make cheap meals that hit the spot? Here is our ultimate guide to saving money on groceries and making good food on a tight budget.

Cheap Date Night Ideas When You’re Trying to Stick to Your Budget

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Dating can be expensive. But only if you’re not creative. If you do the same old thing every Friday night, not only are your dates expensive, they’re probably boring too. But we’re here to save your wallet and your relationship with tons of cheap date night ideas. 

What To Do If You’re The Broke Friend

What To Do If You’re The Broke Friend

Some people are smarter, some are better looking, and some have more money. How do you cope when you are the poor friend in your social circle?

How To Stop Spending Money and Save Money With The Refrigerator Method

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Almost 50% of Americans cannot come up with $400 if they needed it urgently. 1 in 3 Americans has $0 saved for retirement. It’s clear, we’re way better at spending money then we are saving leaving too many American households living paycheck to paycheck with close to nothing saved for the future.

21 Reasons You’re Broke

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Are you broke? Can you pinpoint why? We’re going to give you twenty one reasons for your brokeness. Listen hard and shape up!

The Importance of Creating a Budget

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Do you have a monthly budget? If not, how do you know how much you can spend? How do you track spending? You don’t! So you’re going to start a budget.

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