With tuition costs steadily rising, it’s hard to imagine what your child will have to pay for college in a decade or more. Knowing this, it’s really no surprise that 45% of parents are saving money toward their child’s college education, according to the 2014 College Savings Foundation Executive Summary. As a parent myself, I […]
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If you’ve ever thought of starting a business, franchising has probably crossed your mind. Franchising can be a great opportunity for highly motivated people since everything needed for success is already neatly packaged for potential owners. There are a plethora of franchises available so the problem can be knowing which one to choose. If you’ve […]
How much do you think you know about student loans? Do you know how to make sure that you get the best possible student loan BEFORE you borrow? If you already have student loan debt, do you know if you’re one of the 50% of student loan borrowers that qualify for some kind of student […]
“I feel like most jobs for college students are either low paying, or they need years of experience and a few Olympic gold medals,” Leo told me between periods of the hockey game. “I’m tired of eating frozen pizza and Kraft dinner all the time” he added, then continued. “I need a flexible job, rather […]
Student loans are a necessity for many students seeking a higher education. The rising cost of higher education has led to over a million students graduating with debt. The clock starts ticking for these graduates as soon as they walk across the stage. They need to find gainful employment before their monthly student loan repayments […]
Now that people all over the nation have come out of their Powerball-induced haze, there’s one thought that millions are sharing: I just wasted my money. But as easy as it is to pick on lottery players for paying the “stupid tax,” they’re not the only ones flushing money down the drain: chances are, you’re […]
Did you know that 80% of employers will Google you before an interview according to a recent article by job search expert Susan Joyce? What are they going to find? Is this potential employer going to find a bunch of social media profiles with pics from your amazing Spring Break trip with friends, or are […]
If you’re interested in earning money online, getting started with freelancing, or creating a professional presence online, starting a personal website or blog is a MUST. There are many different things you can do with a website or blog, and endless ways to use a blog to help you earn more money and score the jobs […]
You still haven’t filed your taxes so you decide to visit one of the more popular tax preparation places in town. You walk in and immediately see a room full of twenty people (including a few screaming kids) waiting their turn. You turn to the receptionist who tells you that you’re welcome to wait and […]
If you want to build wealth you need to invest in some capacity. The idea is to invest in what lets your money earn more money. It’s a way in which you can earn passive income. It’s kind of like having a bunch of employees working for you. The problem, though, is that in a […]
You’ve taken the initiative to do things the “right” way. You went to college, got decent grades and planned on getting a job right after graduation. Only it’s been months, or maybe even years now, and that good job still hasn’t come your way. What are you supposed to do? One option that is often […]
Over the last few years, I’ve really given a lot of thought to what it takes to get rich and grow wealth. I’ve spoken with countless millionaires, I’ve coached clients through my programs, I’ve helped people on my forums, and I’ve responded to over 5,000 reader comments on this site. In each instance, there are […]
When I was 10 years old, my mom would pick me up from piano practice and on the way home, we’d listen to Dave Ramsey on the radio. His enthusiastic voice was a nice change from the bombastic talk radio I usually heard. But it was the way he explained how to solve his listeners’ […]
If past budgets have failed you it’s possible you’re not budgeting for your personality. Take a look at these options to see which is the best for you.
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