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How Economical Are Motor Homes?

Motor homes call to those who love the open road, and who can’t stand paying for hotels. If you’ve been thinking about exploring the country indefinitely, then you may be wondering just how economical an RV is. Or maybe you just see it as a good way to scale back your lifestyle, and some of you may need to learn how to pass the AZ permit test. Or maybe you just want to add and RV to your list of vehicles in the garage. Whatever it is, keep these tips …

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[21 Feb 2017 | Comments Off on 7 Reasons Why Online Shopping Is One Of The Best Things Since Sliced Bread | ]
7 Reasons Why Online Shopping Is One Of The Best Things Since Sliced Bread

Odds are, you have been sitting around at some point and realized that you were running out of time to get that birthday gift for cousin Jane, or that you needed to figure out exactly which type of camera will take the best pictures on your vacation. Time to run to store after store, looking for the best deal and comparing brands? Not since the incredible invention that is the internet.
These days, whether you are making a last minute purchase or taking the time to research the product you are …

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[20 Feb 2017 | Comments Off on 3 Options To Get More Money Out Of Your Career | ]
3 Options To Get More Money Out Of Your Career

Something that we can all agree on is that you want to feel you earn good money for the work that you do. Unfortunately, it is actually quite rare that people feel entirely happy with their level of pay. This might happen due to a number of reasons, and often the solution is tenuous and can take a while to achieve. However, the good news at least is that there are some options available for if you want to get more money out of your career. In this post, we …

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[17 Feb 2017 | Comments Off on Are You Ready For Your First Home? Ask Yourself These Crucial Questions | ]
Are You Ready For Your First Home? Ask Yourself These Crucial Questions

Many of us dream of owning our first home. Finally, a space to call our own, which we can decorate how we please, fill with every animal we’ve ever dreamed of, and which suits us perfectly. But not all of us are in the right place to take on such huge amounts of responsibility, as cool as it would be – it’s a huge commitment after all. If you’re keen on buying your first home, but you’re just not sure you’re ready, ask yourself these questions.
Can I afford the deposit …

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[15 Feb 2017 | Comments Off on Millennials and Money: A Look at the Financial Attitudes of a Misunderstood Generation | ]
Millennials and Money: A Look at the Financial Attitudes of a Misunderstood Generation

It is fair to say that world is a different place in a variety of ways compared to how it was for previous generations of young adults, and many observers suggest that the so-called millennial generation has created their own set of rules when it comes to money. Getting married, buying a home and starting a family used to be the benchmarks of how your life was progressing and how successful you have been, but millennials are perceived to work to a different set of financial rules and life goals, …

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[13 Feb 2017 | Comments Off on Is It Too Early To Prepare For Retirement? | ]
Is It Too Early To Prepare For Retirement?

With the average age of retirement being 63 and our life expectancy raising to just below 80 in the USA we are looking at around 17 years of life without work.  Which is just below a quarter of your life! Now consider that for the first 17 you probably won’t be earning and in fact well into your 20’s you could be in education.  YOu may have children to look after, grandchildren even?  Suddenly you might start to realise just how important saving for your retirement is!
So the question …

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[10 Feb 2017 | Comments Off on Once You Have The Idea, You Just Need The Funding! | ]
Once You Have The Idea, You Just Need The Funding!

One of the hardest parts of starting a new business is getting the money together to do it. It can be extremely difficult to make sure that you have enough to get going fully. And, for young people, there simply isn’t the time to save enough to get started. So, you’re probably going to need to get some funding if you want to get a business started. And, to help you out, this post will be going through some of the best ways to go about doing this. Now, all …

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Investing for Beginners

Everyone knows that you need money to make money and if you have money then now is the time for you to make the most of it. Understandably the young generation right now might not feel qualified to enter the world of investment, but all you really need is a bit of guidance.
To put it in the most basic of basic turns, investing is simply a process of putting your money somewhere with the aim of getting more money back. This could involve either buying something or lending your money …