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5 Tips to Help Get You Started Saving Money Today

Many people find it difficult, if not near impossible, to put some money into savings. In a day when the economy is still a little tighter than it used to be, saving money may be even more important than ever. … Continue reading

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Life Hacks by Alex: Less is More

Spending LESS than you earn! Seems obvious doesn’t it, if you have 10 dollars then make sure you spend 9. So why does it trip me up so often? In fact, it trips many of us. It’s easy to keep … Continue reading

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Will Debt Consolidation Really Bring Debt Relief?

There is a lot of talk about debt consolidation these days. All of the talk makes people think that there might not be other options, or they may rush into getting a debt consolidation loan through a company and ends … Continue reading

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Should You Pay Down Debt or Invest Instead?

Juggling all your financial commitments can sometimes be a bit overwhelming. It is not an easy task to make sure all the bills are paid on time and you have put away some cash into different investment vehicles to cover … Continue reading

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To Buy or Not to Buy… How to Evaluate your Next Purchase

Many of us suffer from periodic bouts of weakness when it comes to personal financial management. Even people who are generally great at making decisions sometimes end up spending money on something that was completely sporadic only to bear the … Continue reading

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How to Pay off Christmas and Holiday Debt

Despite my best intentions I always seem to start the year with debt that I have accumulated over the holiday period.  Im pretty good most of the year but then it all goes to custard around Christmas and I seem … Continue reading

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5 Steps to Getting on top of your Debts

We are already well into the new year. Are you struggling to get your head around how you are going to pay off the debt you have accumulated over xmas and the holidays? What are the things you need to … Continue reading

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10 Quickest & Smartest Debt Management Tips

Shakespeare did not live in the age of the plastic cards so he could say “Neither a borrower nor a lender be,”. In recent times how many people have ready cash in hand to buy a house, car or even … Continue reading

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How to Reduce Credit Card Debt

When it comes to having an excess of credit card debt, it is important that steps be taken prior to any serious financial trouble. Waiting too long may cause you to miss out on great deals that could really help … Continue reading

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Resetting the Budget…

Damn and blast! My new credit card bill is here. Time to face up to how much we overspent last month. I had the budget and I really tried to keep inside it. But once again, I blew it. Not as … Continue reading

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