The Best Real Estate Investments for Your Money This Year

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Looking for an investing opportunity outside the stock market? Real estate investing fits the bill. We’ll show you the best real estate investments.

Investment Properties: 10 Effective Ways to Find Yours This Year

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So you’ve decided to dip into the world of real estate by purchasing an investment property, but you’re stuck. How does someone actually find an investment property? While everyone has their own tips and tricks we’ll show you the ten best ways to go about finding an investment property.

Ellevest Review: A Female-Focused Robo-Advisor

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Ellevest is a digital, goals-based investment platform. It’s a robo-advisor similar to Betterment or Wealthfront but with a twist; it’s designed by and for women. We’ll take a look at key features, fees, and philosophies in this Ellevest review.

Chase Reconsideration Line: 5 Ways to Boost Your Credit Approval Odds

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Any seasoned traveler knows that travel hacking by using Chase Ultimate Reward points is the way to live the good life for less. But what happens when your credit card application gets rejected? You call the Chase Reconsideration Line. This post tells you what to say and do for the best chance of getting accepted.

Chase Credit Limit Increase: Actionable Tips to Score One Right Now

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Chase has some of the best credit cards available; travel rewards, cashback, and business credit cards. However, the credit limit you’re approved for may not be enough for your needs. If you’re in this position, we’ll show you how to score a Chase credit limit increase.

How to Form an LLC in Seven Easy Steps: An Essential Guide

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You’ve made the decision to start a small business. Working for yourself can provide the freedom and flexibility to build the life you want, but it can also be stressful. We’re here to make it easy. This post will show you how to form a limited liability company (LLC) in seven simple steps.

Chase Credit Card Application Status: Check Yours By Doing This

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Still waiting to hear back from Chase? We’ll show you how to check your Chase credit card application status in minutes. Stop waiting by the phone.

Chase Credit Journey: A Free Credit Monitoring Service [REVIEW]

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One missed credit card payment will lower your credit score by 100 points. It happened to me. If you’re wondering whether Chase offers credit monitoring, the answer is yes. This post outlines how Chase’s free credit monitoring service, Credit Journey, helps you keep an eye on yours. Simply put, if you’re looking for a free tool that might help you avoid a 100-point loss, you’ll appreciate this post. Let’s dive in.

How To Retire Early with Mr. Money Mustache

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No one wants to work forever and retirement at 65 isn’t good enough. Early retirement is the goal. If you want to learn how to retire early, keep reading.

How to Reduce Taxable Income With Advanced IRA Strategies

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Taxes are a big expense for most of us but there are plenty of ways to save. We’ll show you how to reduce your taxable income legally.

Go Fire Yourself: How to Quit a Job Like a Professional

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Even if you hate your job, you don’t want to burn bridges when you leave. It’s important to know how to quit a job without making enemies. 

Ally Invest Review: Low-Cost Products Paired with Commission-Free Trades

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I’m sure you’d agree that Ally has grown into a major player in the financial services industry. They’re praised for their low-cost products and commission-free trading. But is Ally Invest worthwhile compared to other online brokers? This Ally Invest review examines who they are, what they’re selling, and whether you should open an account.

Are We Loving Our Kids Too Much? with Adam Carroll

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You might think there is no such thing as loving your children too much but helicopter parenting can detrimentally impact a child’s entire life.

Saving for College: Which Strategy is Best for You?

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Parenthood. Nothing in this world prepares you for it. You can read all the books on saving for college, check out all the blogs, and google until your fingers are numb. Today we examine your best options for saving for college.

Understanding The 457(b) Retirement Account in a Hurry

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Today we’re going to be talking about the Jean Claude Van Damme of retirement accounts- the 457(b) (also called the 457). The 457(b) is a flexible retirement vehicle that allows penalty-free early withdrawals, along with some pretty great catch-up options. Much like Jean Claude Van Damme, the 457 kicks some serious ass, but it’s not for everyone.

Personal Money Horror Stories

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It’s Halloween and nothing is more frightening than money horror stories. Close the blinds, turn off the lights, light and candle and prepare to be scared.

UGMA vs UTMA Accounts: Not Limited to Only College Savings

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What if your child doesn’t go to college? You may not want to pay taxes and penalty on savings you’ll never use. A UGMA or UTMA account may be the answer.

The Best Free Tax Software: Options for Both Simple and Complex Filings

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Between paying and preparing taxes, I’m not sure which is worse. With so many choices showing up on a simple “free tax software” Google search, even picking your software is challenging. But worry not. We reviewed the top contenders and are comparing them all right here to find the best free tax software.

Turnkey Rental Properties: Real Estate Investing for Passive Investors?

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There are nearly 44 million renter-occupied homes in the U.S. If you’ve ever thought about owning a piece of that real estate market, turnkey rental properties might make sense. Simply put, if you want to learn how to passively invest in property without the hassles of becoming a landlord, this post is for you. Let’s dive in.

The Yield Curve Is Inverted And It’s Okay

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We’ve talked about bonds before but mostly just the basics. Now we feel like the time is right to go a bit deeper. We’re going to talk about yield curve.

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