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100 ways to spend less and save more money in 2020

The economy has been great. We’re all making money hand over fist. But I’ve got some news for you, and you might not like it...
Dec 5·12 min read
How to Think

This study suggests that you're wasting a ton of home space

We don’t use all the living space we think we need. In fact, additional space can drain your money every month! Read on to learn more...
Nov 5·8 min read
Featured Finfluencers

The definitive guide to estate planning for the complete beginner

For many people, the first thing that comes to mind when you hear the word estate is a fancy house with land in another country. But an estate is everything you own or control, including property, assets, and debts. And unless you plan to live forever, it’s best to have a plan. Let’s take a walk through the basics of what your estate plan might include and what options are available. Estate planning is
Jun 21·15 min read
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How to easily sell your mobile devices for top dollar (Sponsored)

I don’t know about you, but I have several old cell phones and an iPad laying around the house. They’re laying around because I haven’t figured out what to do with them. Wouldn’t it be great if there was a way to sell your old mobile devices that were easy and available online? Of course, the carriers would love to take them off your hands for you. But that’s kinda like trading in your used car. You get low balled and don’t get nearly what it’s worth. After all, they have to resell the car at a
Jun 9·4 min read
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Here are five alternatives to Google Adsense to make money from your blog

Like I've written about before, I'm over passion blogging . My experience with running blog-type websites extends back about 20 years, and I've spent a LOT of time writing and running sites for free. But, not anymore. I'm over that. I find the challenge of making money from my blog fun and exciting. It's definitely something that keeps me focused. As you'll probably notice, I don't use Google Adsense. While it's the easiest way to monetize, it
May 13·9 min read
Featured Finfluencers

LINK by Prudential helps you meet your money goals (Sponsored)

LINK by Prudential is a tool that learns how you spend money to provide custom, personalized advice to help YOU accomplish your goals.
Jan 20·6 min read
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How much money you should have saved by your age and how to get there

Disclaimer: This post is sponsored by PSECU, a Pennsylvania-based credit union. Far too many Americans save far less for retirement than they should. As a result, a large number of seniors lack the financial resources they require to fully enjoy their golden years in comfort. Social Security only helps so far, and many retirement-aged individuals end up working longer than they planned or taking on a part-time job when they should be spending time with their grandchildren. One of the reasons p
Jan 14·6 min read
How to Think

What do we do about health care? We use Liberty HealthShare

One of the most common questions we get asked about early retirement is: What are you doing about healthcare? We use Liberty HealthShare, and it's one of the most popular options to full-time RVers.
Nov 12, 2018·6 min read
How to Retire

Is that Starbucks worth another decade of working?

Combine the value of cable and your morning cup-of-Joe and you’re treading in the neighborhood of $1 million in lost wealth over 40 years because of these temporary pleasures. $1 million!
Sep 24, 2018·4 min read
How to Think

The first world according to this middle-aged white guy

I'm firmly planted in the crux of the first world where all my needs are provided and I wake up each morning with a feeling of purpose. No apologies.
Apr 9, 2018·7 min read
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Protect and restore your credit with Lexington Law

This post is brought to you by Lexington Law. While this is a sponsored post, all content and opinions expressed here are my own. Good credit is priceless. From buying cars or securing a mortgage, credit controls our society, and the better your credit is, the easier your life will be. Unfortunately, bad credit isn’t always your fault. Credit errors happen all the time, and bad credit can have potentially catastrophic consequences, to include being denied for a home mortgage or even not gettin
Apr 7, 2018·4 min read
How to Think

The truth about extended warranties, and what to do instead

Buy a car, house, or virtually anything expensive, and we usually don't walk out the door without first being hit up for an extended service plan, or warranty. These warranties are sold as a way to protect our investments, but do they really work? A better question: Do we actually use them? The truth is these extended warranties often do nothing more than serve as a healthy source of commission for your salesperson. Darn near 50% of the cost of warranties are kept by the retailer. The margins a
Mar 27, 2018·5 min read