Are Scams Becoming More Commonplace?

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Do you ever feel like everyone is trying to rip you off? I know I certainly do – especially when we’re talking about dealing with home repairs, online purchases, or credit cards. Here are a few things that have happened to me in the past few months:

Types of Investments: From Bonds to Forex

Types of Investments: Slicing Through the Mystique

Investing. It is a term that scares the hell out of a lot of people. Even for those of us in the personal finance blogosphere, the mere mention of the word investing can send shivers down our spine. Investing is something that we all know that we should do. After all, why would we want […]

Keys to Surviving and Thriving with a Freelance Income

Nobody in our house has a "real" job, and that's just how we like it! Though freelance income is wildly variable, here's how we survive and thrive.

In case you hadn’t heard, my husband started working at home with me in early March of this year. Yep, he totally quit his job…..again. So instead of putting in his 40+ hours at the funeral home, he’s spending his days twenty feet from me in our home office. While the change has been awesome […]

Learn How to Become a Millionaire with These 7 Secrets

Becoming a millionaire is still the gold standard of financial success, but how do you do it? Learn how to become a millionaire with these 7 secrets!

Although a million dollars won’t buy you what it used to, becoming a millionaire is still the gold standard of financial success in America. Once you’ve crossed the million dollar barrier, you have officially entered into the land of the wealthy. For most Americans, a million dollars in net worth seems like it is out […]

Finding the Perfect Baby Shower Gift

If you’re like me, you never know what to get anyone for their birthday, wedding, or baby shower. With so many gift options out there, shopping for the perfect baby shower gift can be overwhelming. And have you ever walked into Babies ‘R Us? The sheer number of gift ideas is absolutely overwhelming, and it […]