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Adriana March 24, 2017 7 comments

6 kitchen appliances that save time and money

Kitchen tools! How would we even enjoy cooking without certain kitchen appliances that save time and money?  Knowing how to grocery shop smart is definitely important (regardless of the size of your budget) but cooking every meal from scratch is, without a doubt, the n°1 way to save money for every family living paycheck to paycheck. The
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Adriana March 15, 2017 2 comments

5 brilliant ways spring cleaning can benefit your finances

Ever wondered if spring cleaning can benefit your finances? Of course it can, cleaning your home from top to bottom doesn’t just mean slaving on your elbows and knees. It can be a way to help avoid squandering some great financial opportunities. Not everyone’s excited about spring cleaning (self included), but it’s
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Credit Cards & Debt

Adriana March 29, 2017 2 comments

4 less obvious credit card mistakes to always avoid

Applying for a credit card these days has become a common habit. However, even if many know about the major downsides of misusing the ‘plastic’, few are aware of some of the less obvious credit card mistakes to always avoid! While owning a credit card does come with many perks,
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Adriana March 17, 2017 0 comments

Advantages and disadvantages that come with a credit card

What do you think are some advantages and disadvantages that come with owning a credit card? The joy of buying something on the spot just by swiping your plastic comes with pros and cons. Being able to afford almost anything if you keep one in your wallet gives you certain advantages, but side
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Investing & Real Estate

Adriana March 22, 2017 5 comments

Home appraisal checklist for refinancing a mortgage

Refinancing an existing mortgage means jumping through some serious hoops. You would think having a good credit score is enough, but going through a home appraisal checklist for refinancing could save you a lot of money and a lot of headaches as well! If your appraisal is too low, you risk being denied
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Adriana March 20, 2017 2 comments

Turn investing in Airbnb properties into a money making opportunity

Is investing in rental properties a reliable business model? Can you really turn investing in Airbnb properties into a money making opportunity? Renting properties through Airbnb has become very popular lately and many are making ‘big bucks’ by renting out their homes to short or long term tourists. This is different that renting
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Adriana March 27, 2017 2 comments

Retirement myths that could screw up your golden years

Preparing for ‘old age’ used to be so much different decades ago. Today, planning your retirement is definitely an interesting challenge. Especially if you believe certain retirement myths that could screw up your golden years! Young adults are definitely learning how to better manage their money and save more than their elderly relatives
Adriana March 6, 2017 0 comments

Retirement saving options for the self employed

Are you hoping to retire happy? For the self employed, retirement saving options are a little different, compared to what employees are used to. Small business owners have to tackle retirement all on their own, as opposed to having the boss handle all contributions to a 401(k). More and more people are making the