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How Raising Your Credit Score Can Make You $22,263 Over a Lifetime

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Jaspreet Singh: How To Make Your First Million in Real Estate

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Election 2024: 5 Ways It Could Help Bitcoin Continue To Skyrocket

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10 US Cities With Plenty of Jobs and Affordable Housing

With many American families struggling with high rent, credit card debt and student loans, it might be difficult to find an affordable place to lay down roots. Finding a place to live with good-paying jobs and affordable housing is certainly a delicate balance. Many U.S. cities have one or the other, with American families assuming that a city with decent wages will come with high housing costs. But luckily, there are plenty of cities that offer the best of both worlds. Grant Cardone: These Will Be the Top Places To Buy Real Estate Over the Next DecadeFind Out: Pocket an…

These 7 Side Hustle Apps Will Make You Extra Cash

If you’re looking to earn some extra cash without having to compromise your schedule, there are several side hustle apps you may want to consider. With these money-making apps, you can get started quickly with little to no initial costs. While these apps may not make you rich, it’s worth taking a look at some of the easy ways of earning money that you can access with your phone. Read: How to Build A Financial Plan From Zero 7 Best Side Hustle Apps for Extra Cash Looking for the best app for side hustles? Here are seven apps that let…

See What a $100K Salary Looks Like After Taxes in Your State

A six-figure salary is a goal for many people. However, even if you are fortunate enough to make a six-figure salary you may also be ending up taking home a lot less home after taxes, depending upon the state you live in. Check Out: This Is the One Type of Debt That ‘Terrifies’ Dave RamseyTry This: Owe Money to the IRS? Most People Don’t Realize They Should Do This One Thing If federal taxes seem to take a big enough chunk, there are also FICA deductions, social security taxes, and you might have to pay state and local taxes, depending…


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Ready To File Your Taxes? Wait for These Two Tax Breaks

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Social Security: When You Do and Don’t Need to File Taxes for SSI Benefits in 2024

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Americans Moved To This Southern State in Droves — How Much Does It Cost to Live There?

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IRS Announces Jan 29 as Kickoff to 2024 Tax Season — 5 Things You Must Know

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This Common Retirement Plan Could Help High Earners Save More Than a Traditional 401(k) — Here’s How

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These 10 Used Cars From the 2000s Are Surprisingly Reliable

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It May Be Time to Sell Your I Bonds — Use The Cash For These Investments Instead

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These Are the 5 Most Fiscally Responsible Ways to Spend Your Annual Bonus in 2024

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Where Will the Housing Market Settle in 2024? 5 Experts Make Bold Prediction

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Student Loan Forgiveness ‘Buyback’ Program Could Offer More Relief to Borrowers — Do You Qualify?

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10 Used Cars to Avoid Buying in 2024

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Social Security: This Poorly Understood Rule Could Reduce Your Benefits — What You Need To Know

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Here Are the New IRS Tax Brackets for 2024 — What Does The Change Mean For You?

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How Much Does It Cost To Attend One of 2024’s Best Colleges?


Are You Overtipping? Save More in 2024 With 5 Expert Examples of When It’s Ok To Skip

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No More Free Returns? What This Means for Unwanted Gifts

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Save Money on Home Renovation: Why 2 Rooms Are Recommended First by HGTV Expert

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10 Cars That Actually Appreciate in Value — Is One in Your Garage?

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These 9 Cars Just Became Available to Import in 2024 — How Much Does It Cost?

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Retirees Are Returning to Work — Here’s Why

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Retire Long Before FRA With This Simple, Time-Tested Method — How $500 a Month Can Help You Reach Your Financial Goals

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The 20 Most-Researched Vehicles in 2023 and What They Provide for Your Money

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27 States and Cities Pay the Most for Takeout — Is Yours on the List?


Grant Cardone Predicts ‘Epic’ Real Estate Correction

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Up to 50% of Pre-Retirees Don’t Understand the Basics of Working While on Social Security

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Social Security: 3 Ways AI Could Improve This Outdated System

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How To Boost Your Social Security Benefit With Supplemental Security Income

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Dave Ramsey: ‘It’s a Really Weird Time To Buy’ a Home — Here’s Why You Still Should

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Is Now a Good Time To Refinance Your Mortgage With Interest Rate Hikes Paused?

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Retirement 2024: 10 Money Moves to Make Right Now if You Want to Retire Early

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Student Loans: How To Get a Late Payment Removed From Your Credit History After a Billing Error

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How Restarting Student Loan Payments Will Benefit Your Taxes

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4 Reasons Autopay Is Bad for Your Financial Health

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Warren Buffett Says To Do These 5 Things Before a Recession Hits

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I’m a Financial Planning Expert: How Retired Millionaires Maintain Their Wealth

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The Living Wage a Single Person Needs in All 50 States

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Mortgage Rates Fall Below 7% — Here’s Why Buying a House Still Won’t Be Easy

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Social Security: Nearly Two-Thirds of Seniors are Unhappy with 2024 COLA — 3 Reasons It’s Financially Inadequate

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Will Today’s Interest Rate Pause Help the Housing Market in 2024?

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Why the Fed Could Cut Interest Rates in Spring 2024, According to Experts

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Generational Wealth: 7 Reasons to NOT Leave the Family Home to Your Children

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Warren Buffett: 3 Investments He Won’t Waste Money On

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8 High-Paying Jobs That Are Not Future-Proof and May Be at Risk


Earn an Extra $100 Before Bed: 6 Quick Nightly Side Gigs

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Americans Plan for ‘Living Practically’ in 2024 — 4 Financial Resolutions They’ll Be Making in the New Year

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Biden Claims Opposition Will Cut Social Security by 13% — But Doing Nothing Would Slash Benefits by 23%

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Housing Market 2023: Prices Continue on Downward Trend, Here’s What That Means

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Student Loan Forgiveness: Biden To Wipe Another $4.8 Billion in Debt — Are You Among the 80,300 Who Qualify

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Gold Prices Reach All-Time High — Should You Invest Now?

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5 Investment Moves to Make Now In Case There Is a Santa Claus Rally in 2023

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Apple Seeks to End Savings & Credit Card Partnership With Goldman Sachs — What Will Happen to Your Accounts?

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Barbara Corcoran: Buying a $320 Coat Was ‘The Best Investment I Ever Made’

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These 7 Jobs That Will Be Gone Because of AI Will Shock You

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Charlie Munger: A Look at the Fortune and Legacy of Warren Buffett’s Right-hand Man

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Pros and Cons of Cutting Social Security’s Windfall Elimination Provision

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If I Pay Off My Kid’s Student Loan Will That Trigger a Gift Tax?

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6-Figure Earners are Shopping at Dollar Stores – Here’s What They Are Buying

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Making Extra Student Loan Payments Could Be a Mistake — Here’s Why

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3 Things Experts Say Could Hurt Your Finances Going Into 2024

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