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Archived Since:February 5, 2008

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Finances and Fiances: Why is it so Difficult to Manage Money as a Couple?

I’ve heard many times that money is one of the most common causes of conflict among couples. It is true, that differing views on finances cause many arguments, break ups and even divorces. They also say that "money is the root of all...Show More Summary

Starting the School Year Off Right: Five Tips for Being Smart about Back to School Spending

As the end of summer (too) quickly approaches, chances are the next large expenditures you’ll face will be related to the back to school season. Whether you (or members of your immediate family) are heading back to school or not, itShow More Summary

Today’s Economic Realities – What Signs Will Tell Us the Economy is Rebounding?

We’re all well aware of the current economic situation. These days it seems that you can’t pick up a newspaper, watch the news on television, or even have a conversation with a friend without this topic being brought to your attention. It...Show More Summary

True Value of a Dollar ??? What???s Changed from Sydney to Athens to the Beijing Olympics?

If asked, ???How much is a dollar worth???? there are probably a number of responses that immediately jump to mind. Perhaps some would go the mathematical route by saying, ???four quarters,??? ???ten dimes,??? ???twenty nickels,??? or...Show More Summary

Surviving Summer Slumps ??? Top 5 Positive & Negative Effects on Your Seasonal Finances

Summer is here (hooray!) and we can finally enjoy the warm weather, longer days and shorter work hours that accompany this time of year. But while the snow has subsided to allow us a few months of much-needed sunshine, it???s important...Show More Summary

Rent is Due: How to Pay Your Rent when You Don???t Have the Cash

Clearly, you know this shouldn???t happen. You should have prepared for the fact that your rent is due on the first of the month, every single month. Unfortunately, sometimes life happens and you can find yourself late in the month not sure where that rent payment is coming from. Show More Summary

Tax Season Has Come and Gone ??? Five Tips to Ensure April???s Showers Bring May Dollars

Now that the deadline for filing tax returns has passed, the flurry of tax season is behind us. Whether your tax return turned out just the way you???d hoped (maybe you???re getting a healthy refund) or you ended up with an unpleasant...Show More Summary

The True Value of Money ??? Assessing How Much Money Is Really Worth To You

Those of us that invest a great deal of time managing our finances may think we know the answer to the question ???how much is money worth???? While it???s a complex topic, we think we have a straightforward, quantitative, clear-cut answer which involves exchange rates and currencies and inflation and the passing of time. Show More Summary

To Owe or Not to Owe? Tax is the Question???

As tax season continues, and the deadline for filing taxes approaches, many people are finding out where their finances for last year netted out. While some people are getting the pleasant news that they???re getting a refund back and...Show More Summary

8 Reasons You Can???t Get Out of Debt. Learn To Avoid These Common Financial Pitfalls

If you find that you are steadily sinking into the dark abyss of endless debt, there is probably a reason. No one swipes your credit card, signs your name at the bottom of loan applications or borrows money without your consent, so it???s...Show More Summary

What Are the Keys to Success in 2009?

While listening to a celebrity being interviewed on the radio recently, I heard the quote: The harder I work, the luckier I get. I’ve heard this quote before, but it caused me to reflect about the true keys to success. In starting this discussion, it’s important to first acknowledge that we all have different definitions of success. Show More Summary

Keeping Your New Years Resolutions On Track - Tips to Start the New Year Out Right

Many people capitalize on the New Year, making it a time to create resolutions aimed at improving themselves and their current situations. Given these difficult economic times, it is more important than ever to be mindful of your finances, and it’s likely that many resolutions this year revolved around this very topic. Show More Summary

5 Tips To Help Your Bank Account Survive the Holiday Season in Uncertain Economic Times

At this time of economic uncertainty, probably the last thing many of us want to think about is the approach of the season when we tend to spend more money than any other time of year. With the way the unemployment rate, stock market...Show More Summary

Halloween is Here! Five Tips to Make Sure You’re Not “Trick-or-Treating” with your Finances

With all the news about the current state of the economy, many people are going into “survival mode,” reducing their spending to make their money last longer. It seems that most of us are carefully watching every penny, due to the unpredictability...Show More Summary

With All This Economic Unrest, Why Didn’t Anyone Offer Me a Golden Parachute?

It seems that everywhere we look this week we’re hearing talk of the troubled American economy. From national morning talk shows to local morning coffee shops, everyone seems to be talking about how the U.S. economy is in a state ofShow More Summary

The Bright Side of Tax Season – Seven Ideas For What to Do With Your 2007 Tax Refund

As the deadline for completing 2007 tax returns approaches, more and more people are filing returns each and every day. Once the headaches of making sure all your information is accurate and all your paperwork has been submitted, you...Show More Summary

True Value of a Dollar – What’s Changed from Sydney to Athens to the Beijing Olympics?

If asked, “How much is a dollar worth?” there are probably a number of responses that immediately jump to mind. Perhaps some would go the mathematical route by saying, “four quarters,” “ten dimes,” “twenty nickels,” or “100 pennies.”...Show More Summary

Surviving Summer Slumps – Top 5 Positive & Negative Effects on Your Seasonal Finances

Summer is here (hooray!) and we can finally enjoy the warm weather, longer days and shorter work hours that accompany this time of year. But while the snow has subsided to allow us a few months of much-needed sunshine, it’s important...Show More Summary

Rent is Due: How to Pay Your Rent when You Don’t Have the Cash

Clearly, you know this shouldn’t happen. You should have prepared for the fact that your rent is due on the first of the month, every single month. Unfortunately, sometimes life happens and you can find yourself late in the month not sure where that rent payment is coming from. Show More Summary

The Back to School Season is in Full Swing: What Does that Mean For Your Finances?

The summer has gone WAY too quickly, and while that means we need to begin bracing ourselves for cooler weather and shorter days, it also means that it is officially the back to school season. Students, teachers and parents are enjoying...Show More Summary

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