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Personal Finance: 3 Mistakes You Literally Can’t Afford!

Like just about everyone, I’m sure you can think of at least one poor financial decision which has come back to bite you. No one manages their money perfectly, and we’re all guilty of a slip-up here and there. However, there’s a difference between the little things which you can bounce back from, and larger financial mistakes that will keep haunting you years after you’ve made them. Here are some of the big personal finance mistakes which you really don’t want to make!
Spending Your Cash Cushion
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Is Insurance The Best Personal Finance Investment?

When people hear about investing, they often think about spending money to make money. We’ve all seen countless online articles that tell you the best ways to make money from an investment. And, we see many things telling us what the best investments are to make.
But, investing your money doesn’t always mean you do it with the intention of making a profit. For me, there are so many amazing personal finance investments out there that don’t earn you money. However, they will still provide a use for you. These …

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Advice For Digging Yourself Out Of A Bad Borrowing Habit

Becoming an adult and learning how to manage your finances can be difficult. You’ll come across various costs you never knew you had to deal with. Keeping up with everything can be exhausting, and it’s not surprising a lot of people end up in debt.
Building up debt is a sign of bad borrowing habits. You may start with one or two loans or credit cards, and before you know it you’ve racked up various debts you have to pay back. It can be very stressful if you don’t know how …

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5 Reasons Hiring a Real Estate Agent Is a Smart Financial Choice

We see internet services like Uber and eBay disrupting business models all the time now, but those who think that online real estate tools can save them the trouble of hiring an agent are sorely mistaken.
The fact is that, while online real estate listing tools have their merits, they don’t even begin to substitute a quality real estate agent. Can an app show your home for you? Will it provide advice during tough negotiations? Can it actively call everyone it knows trying to find a home buyer, instead of just …

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The Key To Really Impressing Your Clients

In business, the clients and customers are everything. Without them, there would be no business to speak of – and certainly no reason to trade. However, knowing how to keep them happy is something which many people struggle with for many years. If you are keen to learn how to do so, then it must begin by knowing how to impress them off the bat. First impressions account for a great deal. If you are able to impress your clients and customers, then this should prove to be a useful …

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How to Save Money on Car Insurance

If like most people, you probably want to save on car insurance. Everybody does. We all want as much coverage possible for the lowest amount. Face it, we can only truly appreciate insurance after something bad happens.  Right now, we hope to get comprehensive coverage without having paid for it. Yet, that is not how the game is played. You have to pay for the best now, in order to save money when the worst happens.
The best we can do is find ways to purchase adequate coverage for the least possible …

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5 Crucial Mistakes People Make When They Buy Used Vehicles

Buying a used car makes good financial sense for many reasons. Used vehicles are less expensive than brand new ones, but they can be in just as good condition. It can be a way of trying out a new make or model without committing financially to something you might not end up liking. It can also be helpful when buying a second or third family car to avoid extra monthly car payments. Buying a used car can also be risky if you don’t take the proper precautions. Here are five …

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Private Agencies Give The Support You Need

Being a single parent can be a challenging task, especially when your ex-partner fails to offer the child support you’re promised. While there’s a court system put in place to help connect you with the money you’re owed, it’s not always as successful as you’d hope it would be. Certain cases that require more time to track down an NCP (Non-Custodial Parent) and obtain their payments need more than the government can offer. A private child support enforcement agency has the necessary time, effort, staff, and funding at their resources …