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Budgeting & Saving Money

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Emergency Fund: A Quick Guide

Life is full of surprises. Sometimes we get lucky and hit the lottery. Other times we have bad luck: we lose our job, we get into an accident or our home is damaged. When bad luck happens, it often gets expensive quickly. That’s why it’s a good idea to have an emergency fund. If you...

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5 Key Components of Financial Planning

We all have things we want to accomplish. And the first step is usually coming up with a plan. Unfortunately for many of us, we don’t have a plan for our finances. A financial plan doesn’t have to be complicated. Use one to set some concrete financial goals and then make decisions to meet those...

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