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[13 Jul 2016 | Comments Off on 3 Key Financial Decisions to Make in Your 20s | ]
3 Key Financial Decisions to Make in Your 20s

Your 20s can be some of the most formative years of your life. While personal financial management might not be on the top of your agenda, there are many reasons why it is incredibly important to get right within this decade.
There are a number of essential financial decisions that need to be made in these years to help ensure you are well set up for the future. Not only will making such important decisions at this time help you out, it will also ensure future you and any family you …

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[12 Jul 2016 | Comments Off on Read Your Financial Contracts, For Your Own Good | ]
Read Your Financial Contracts, For Your Own Good

We live in the era of legal agreement skimming. The first time many of us recall doing this was when first installing Apple iTunes. Back in the day, this was one of the first consumer applications many of us had to add to our computers. Halfway through the installation, we were greeted with a long legal agreement, pages and pages long. Beneath the agreement was a checkbox that read something like “I have read and understood everything written here”. Those of us with scruples started reading, but I’m willing to …

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[7 Jul 2016 | Comments Off on Why Life Insurance | ]
Why Life Insurance

With growing older and more responsible the need of life insurance increases. Having a life insurance policy is important and helps to take out any financial sting from a sudden loss. The amount of insurance bought by the insured depends upon the standard of living one wish to assure the dependents. Having life insurance helps to fill the gap between the financial needs of the dependents. In general we can explain life insurance as an agreement between an insurance company and the insured under which a guaranteed sum amount is …

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[2 Jul 2016 | Comments Off on Forex Quotes: Understanding the way they work | ]
Forex Quotes: Understanding the way they work

Not only the newbie traders but the seasoned traders are also on constant lookout for ways to bolster their profits. Forex is no stranger to a large number of twenty- somethings making their foray into the market every year. For all the beginners out there, it is extremely important to comprehend the significance of real time forex/cfd quotes when it comes to trading. Real time forex quotes are the best way to figure out what’s happening with the world currencies. Your access to real time information amidst such volatile conditions …

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[28 Jun 2016 | Comments Off on Here’s How To Lift The Weight Of Your Student Loan | ]
Here’s How To Lift The Weight Of Your Student Loan

It’s shocking when you realize the graduates will enter the job market this year carrying hundreds of thousands of dollars in debt. Obviously, it varies depending on the university and the course but for many, the outlook can seem quite bleak. Students need to be taught how to deal with their loan and stop it from becoming a burden that could hang over them for the rest of their life.
Avoid Borrowing More Than You Need
If you’re in university right now, you should think about how to avoid borrowing more …

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[28 Jun 2016 | Comments Off on An Essential Guide to Smart Investing | ]
An Essential Guide to Smart Investing

There’s investing, and then there’s smart investing. Of course, when we add ‘smart’ to anything these days it usually involves some technological leap. But I’m talking about the traditional use of the word ‘smart’. I’m simply talking about using your brain!
Make sure to follow these essential tips as you begin your adventures in the world of investing.
Come up with a plan
To me, jumping into anything without a solid plan is a foolish idea. When you’re playing the with the future of your finances, then you need to come up with …

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[28 Jun 2016 | Comments Off on Build Capital though Downloadable Content | ]
Build Capital though Downloadable Content

The power of royalties in your portfolio
Diversification of your portfolio is a basic strategy that any successful investor will implement. By keeping your interest in several sectors, you are less apt to see your investments fall completely into the red. Granted, the type of investments that you choose plays a tremendous role in the yield that you see on the capital invested. As such, having some non-risk financial options is advisable. One of the easiest ways in which you can build your finances is through royalties gained from downloadable content. …

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[27 Jun 2016 | Comments Off on 7 Big Mistakes Young Professionals Are Making With Their Money | ]
7 Big Mistakes Young Professionals Are Making With Their Money

As twenty-somethings, we don’t often have the most secure finances. It’s something that we all aspire to someday. But getting there is often a lot harder than we imagined.
If we’re honest, many of us aren’t all that good with our money. Here’re some of the biggest mistakes we’re making as a generation, and what to do about it.
We’re Spending Money To Make Ourselves Feel Happy
It’s been said time and time again that money doesn’t make you happy. But, of course, spending money in the here-and-now does provide some temporary relief. …

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[27 Jun 2016 | Comments Off on What to Consider Before Buying Your First Home | ]
What to Consider Before Buying Your First Home

Home ownership is the dream of most young people. After all, our parents and grandparents sacrificed a lot buy their homes, so it is understandable that we want to own our own home too. Unfortunately, it has never been a more difficult time to buy a home. Property prices are soaring in many parts of the country and mortgage lenders are less keen to lend than ever before, despite the fact that current mortgage rates in NJ are at an all-time low.
This unique set of events makes it incredibly hard …

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[27 Jun 2016 | Comments Off on Rounding Up your Monthly Budget | ]
Rounding Up your Monthly Budget

Confucius says: Find a job you want, and you’ll never have to work a day in your life. Maybe it wasn’t Confucius at all – maybe Ben Franklin didn’t post that selfie to Facebook either – but the saying is true: as long as you love to do your work, you won’t perceive it as work. You’ll enjoy it, and you’ll also get paid to do it. Win-win. Today, though, the opposite of this saying is also true. Thanks to an online business introduced in the mid-1990s, you can enjoy …

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[25 Jun 2016 | Comments Off on Innovative Binary Options strategies | ]
Innovative Binary Options strategies

Once you have gained a little experience in binary options trading you may find it relatively simple to predict the point at which one trend will end and the asset will reverse direction. This, in itself, can be a great way of trading. You are likely to get higher rates of return as you are going against the trend. However, predicting a turning point is one thing, calculating an exact price that an asset will reach is much more difficult.
There are several software applications which can help you to assess …

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[23 Jun 2016 | Comments Off on 10 Tips for Personal Finance Loans | ]
10 Tips for Personal Finance Loans

Personal finance loans are a worthwhile option to consider if you need extra cash. These types of loans allow you to get your hands on cash which can be used for any need you have and so they have many advantages for many people. However, before you take a loan, you need to make sure it is the best option for you and to do this, you can begin by following these ten tips.

Make sure you’re getting a good deal – Check out all the options available to make sure …

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[22 Jun 2016 | Comments Off on Common Retirement Plan Mistakes and How to Avoid Them | ]
Common Retirement Plan Mistakes and How to Avoid Them

You’ve worked for years, managed to put aside money for your retirement, and in a short while you plan to retire. You probably think that you are all set for retirement now. However, before you start congratulating yourself on a job well done, you need to be aware of common retirement plan mistakes that people make so you can avoid them.
Double Check Your Plan
You may have been setting aside the same amount of money for retirement for years, but have you checked your plan lately to ensure that you are …

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[22 Jun 2016 | Comments Off on Saving Money: It’s Not As Difficult As You Think | ]
Saving Money: It’s Not As Difficult As You Think

Money is a crucial factor in modern life. Even if you aren’t a money orientated person, it’s important to your future. Essentially, financial elements will either create or limit your opportunities.
Improving your financial status should always be a key item on your to-do list. It can feel like an uphill battle at times, but a few simple tricks will help you achieve those goals. Here’s what you need to do:
Borrow Smartly
There will almost certainly come a time in your life where borrowing money becomes a necessity. Whether it’s a personal …

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[17 Jun 2016 | Comments Off on Create Ways to Fund a Home Purchase | ]
Create Ways to Fund a Home Purchase

Buying a home is probably the most expensive thing we will ever do, so it is important that you get it right. For most people, a mortgage is the way forward, but it is important to remember that although a mortgage might be traditional, it is not necessarily right for you.
For example, if the property you want to buy needs a significant amount of work doing before you can move in, taking out a second loan to pay for the remodeling costs is going to be expensive. Instead, it is …