Personal Finance

Disabled and Can’t Work? Here is What You should Know

Disabled and Can’t Work

If you don’t happen to have a specific medical condition that will qualify you to be immediately approved for disability benefits – otherwise known as a listing – you will have to prove that you no longer have the ability to work. You will not have to prove that you are not able to work in any capacity, just that you are unable to do a considerable bit of work. ...

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5 Frugal Home Renovation Projects That Can Make You More When You Sell Your House

Frugal Home Renovation Projects

You want to make the most from your home sale. One of the best ways to add value to your home is to make cost-effective upgrades that recoup the entire cost of the improvements. These 5 money-saving home renovation ideas are frugal, yet they make a significant impact on the look and feel of your house. Create a Masterpiece Lawn The National Association of Realtors found that adding seed to ...

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4 Retirement Expenses Nobody Thinks About

Retirement Expenses

Retirement is something that millions of people start thinking about decades in advance. We start with a 401K or IRA account. Next comes the home and a few other tangible assets. We might even play around in the stock market a little. You’ve covered all the bases and set yourself up to live comfortably without a regular paycheck. As those golden years get closer, you’ll probably start to feel like ...

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Four Ways to Make Your Money Work for You Without Really Thinking About It

Save Money

How hard do you work for your money? The average American spends dozens of hours a week working at a job they don’t really like just to pay the bills. For most of us, money is something that’s hard to come by and there never seems to be enough of it. Not everyone lives this way. There are plenty of people out there who know how to make their money ...

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How Much Should You Pay for a Will?

Write Your Will

While figuring out your personal finances, be sure you don’t forget the importance of having a solid will. While it’s understandable that you don’t want to think about your death, doing so better ensures you don’t leave your loved ones with unpaid debts and any question as to what you want to do with the money you leave behind. While learning personal finance tips from pros like Don Gayhardt, it’s ...

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The Importance of a Financial Education

Financial Education

Buy term and invest the rest. You have heard that before I would guess. It is one of those sayings, kind of like a penny saved is a penny earned. We have hundreds of these sayings that we give very little thought to, but maybe we should start to question if these sayings are truth, or potential mental landmines that can leave us broken, wondering what happened. Buy term and ...

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5 Best Kept Secrets For Selling Home Fast

Selling Home Fast

Selling a house has never been an easy task. As you make appointments for prospective buyers day after day, you keep hoping that the deal gets finalised with one of them. As a seller, you want to get the deal closed fast. If you want to keep the whole process hassle-free, there are few things to keep in mind. Here we tell you the five most important points to keep ...

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Financial Advice for the Newly Disabled

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Becoming disabled, whether from a workplace accident, auto or motorcycle accident, or an illness, is a drastic change to a person’s life. The ability to do things they once considered routine has been taken from them, and whether temporary or permanent, there can be a lot of consequences that come along with that. Outside of the emotional toll this takes on a person, there is the added question of finances. ...

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How Much Does It Really Cost to Own a Vehicle over Time?

Cost to Own a Vehicle

Most new car owners learn pretty quickly there’s more expense to owning a car than simply buying it. So, how much does it really cost to own a vehicle over time? The exact answer to that question varies depending upon the size of the vehicle, the category within which it falls (luxury, economy, commercial, etc.) and where it was made. With that said, certain expenses will come into play regardless ...

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Changing Landscape of Overseas Money Remittance

Overseas Money Remittance

When it comes to transferring money overseas, everyone wants the safest and the quickest option. But with so many options available it could be difficult to pick the best one for you. While banks would offer more secure payments, other money transferring facilities may provide you with a better rate of interest.  So now the main focus is to find a way to send money overseas in a way that ...

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