Glenn Carter ~ Contributor

Glenn Carter - Contributor

Lyft vs. Uber: A Hood-to-Hood Comparison

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Still, despite the similarities of these two ride-sharing services, they are not exactly the same. Many people have strong opinions about which one is better. Whether you need a ride across town or debating working as a driver for Lyft vs Uber, it’s important that you consider the advantages, and disadvantages of each.

Getting Out of the Red: How to Improve Your Credit Score Fast

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Having a good credit score makes life easier and cheaper. Even if you’ve tanked your credit, we’ll give you some ways to bring the number back up. You don’t have to wait seven years to start improving your credit score. There are a few tricks to get that number out of the red.

Snowballing vs. Stacking: Which Should You Use to Get Out of Debt

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If you have debt, it’s time to tackle it. When it comes to methods of debt reduction, there are many options to consider. Everyone has debt, it’s how we reduce and manage it that sets us apart. But which should you use to get out of debt snowballing or stacking?

A Comprehensive Review of M1 Finance

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M1 Finance is a popular investment platform that all investors should consider. Check out our review of this robo-advisor platform, including pros, cons, and powerful tools.

The Best Investing Apps to Guide You to Financial Independence

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Be smart, don’t throw your hard earned money down the toilet. Learn all about the best investing apps that will help you learn, diversify, and grow your investments.

Learn to Invest in the Stock Market For Free With Robinhood

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The most in-depth review of the commission-free trading platform Robinhood. The good, the bad, and the final verdict, with no merrie men.

How to Invest Money: A Newbies Guide to All Types of Investments

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When many people think about how to invest money, what often comes to mind is the stock market. But there’s so much more, from micro-investing, to investing in debt and other businesses, here are some unique ways to invest your money.

How to Pay Off Student Loans Before Graduation

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It’s difficult but not impossible to pay off your student loan debt before graduation. And there are three good reasons for you to do so.

How to Become a Millionaire and Get Rich the Right Way

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Many people want to know how to become a millionaire, but getting rich isn’t about learning a few financial secrets. There’s no such thing as […]

Learn How The Market Works Before You Start Investing

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About half of Americans don’t invest in the stock market. 20% of those simply just don’t understand how the stock market works. Another 16% feel like stocks are too risky, or don’t trust brokers. The truth is, buying stocks is the best paths to long-term wealth generation for individual investors like you.

How to Create and Prioritize Your Financial Goals

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Should you start an emergency fund or save for retirement? Pay off debt or start investing? It’s hard to know how to prioritize your financial goals.

Get Hustling: 102 Side Hustle Ideas You Can Start Now

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One of the best ways to make a little extra money on the side is to embrace the growing gig economy, and take on a side hustle or two. These quick money makers and side hustle ideas don’t require considerable skills, resources or knowledge—but they can pay off big time in the long run.

9 Phone Interview Questions and Tips To Get Your Foot In The Door

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Hiring managers are inundated with resumes. Doing in-person interviews takes a lot of time so many managers use phone interviews as a way to narrow down candidates. If you are facing that first hurdle, we have 9 phone interview questions and tips to get your foot in the door. 

How to Make Money in Real Estate: 5 Tips from Your Angry Uncle Dave

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Making money in real estate isn’t complicated. There are tried and tested truisms that real estate investors have been using for years to build wealth. Here are five that you can implement today to start investing.

How to Calculate Opportunity Cost With Every Choice You Make

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Opportunity cost is what you give up when you choose between options. No matter what we choose, there is a next best choice that we give up, that is the opportunity cost. We want to minimize our opportunity cost by choosing the option that benefits us most- risk vs. reward, cost vs. quality, salary vs. qualtiy of life.

The Easiest Investment Strategy To Grow Your Wealth : Investing for Dummies

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You have savings but no time to put it to work. I understand. That’s why you need a no effort investment strategy. Set it and forget it with no worries.

There Are Few Things In Life As Beautiful As Residual Income

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There are few things in life as beautiful as residual income. Over the past few years, there has been epic growth in people seeking opportunities to put more money in their pockets and finding innovative ways to earn residual income. We’ll help you figure out exactly where to start.

Surviving a Bear Attack: What to Do During a Bear Market

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Mace? No, not that kind of bear attack silly. The kind that happens when the stock market is down. Spoilers, don’t panic. That may work for both kinds.

What The F**k Are Hard Money Lenders?

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When seeking out lending options, you may find yourself asking, what the fuck are hard money lenders? Here, we will teach you everything you need to know about hard money loans.

All You Need to Know About a 401k Rollover

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A 401k is an investment account to which most people begin contributing through an employer. The account allows you to dip your toe in the world of investments while saving money toward your eventual retirement. But when you leave that company you may need to do a 401k rollover.

A Beginners Guide: How to Get Started Real Estate Investing

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Real estate investing is a great source of passive income. If you want to get in the game, you need real estate investing for dummies.

Must Read Personal Finance Books You Should Add to Your Reading List

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Sound personal advice is everywhere, you just need to know where to find it. These are the best personal finance books that will change the way you think and act about money.

How to Use Google Finance to Make Sound Investments

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If you want to start buying individual stocks and make your money work for you, Google Finance is a great place to conduct thorough research and learn more about stock investment strategies. Here we have key information about Google Finance, and how you can maximize its data and reach your financial goals.

Ultimate Accounting Software Guide: Personal Capital vs Mint vs Quicken vs YNAB

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Budgeting is not the sexiest thing to talk about. A survey found that 0% of successful relationships began with a conversation about accounting software. But, these tools are essential to our financial health. What options will work best for you? Which will stack up Personal Capital vs Mint vs Quicken vs YNAB.

How to Ask For a Raise Like a Boss and Get Paid What You Deserve

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We could all use more money and one of the best ways to get more money is to ask for a raise. But it’s a little more complicated than marching into the boss’s office and demanding one. We’ll show you how to get a raise at work. 

The Best Online Jobs For College Students (Without Putting on Clothes!)

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College is hard and expensive, especially when you factor in all the hot pockets you have to buy. Here are some online jobs for college students that can give you flexible employment while studying.

How To Make Money On The Side With Amazon Flex

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Everyone needs a little side cash now and then. Many people who are interested in juggling a side-gig turn to rideshare programs like Uber or […]

What Is An Index Fund And Why It’s A Great Way To Invest

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Do you have money in an index fund? Do you even really know what an index is? I’ll explain what an index is so you can better understand your investments.

What is APR? Understanding Exactly How APR Works

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An annual percentage rate, or APR, has a dramatic effect on how much interest you pay on a daily basis. Here is everything you need to know about APRs.

Understanding and Calculating Cap Rate For Rental Properties

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Investing in rental properties can be an incredibly lucrative endeavor. However, while the prospect of earning a profit by renting out property is exciting, the […]

First Time Buyer? What You Need To Know Before Buying a House

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Many people dream of buying a house for years they actually begin the process. There’s more to it than picking your favorite listing and moving in. You need to understand the steps of buying a house what to look for when buying, what questions to ask, understand the hidden costs, and how to close on it.

How Much Rent Can I Afford? What To Consider Before Signing That Lease

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Like a Russian Matryoshka doll, the question— “how much rent can I afford” nests several questions within itself. There isn’t simple arithmetic that will get […]

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