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Stretch Your Entertainment Budget By Hosting A Game Night

There is nothing quite like going out on the town.  A night out after a long week (or day) at work (or home) can be a great way to relax and de-stress.  It can be a girls’ night out, a double date or … [Continue Reading]

Stretch Your Entertainment Budget By Hosting A Game Night

Everyday Matters : 5 Products You Should Always Have On Hand

No matter who it is--a single mom or dad, a retiree in an RV or a guy in a bachelor pad--people are always looking for ways to make their lives better.  We all have an innate desire to seek out … [Continue Reading]

Everyday Matters 5 Products You Should Always Have On Hand

Peer-To-Peer (P2P) Lending : Is It The Right Loan Product For You?

What is peer-to-peer lending? If you want to put in a new hardwood deck, replace that aging roof, take a dream vacation and/or consolidate debt but don’t want to tap the equity in your home, your … [Continue Reading]

Peer-To-Peer (P2P) Lending : Is It The Right Loan Product For You?

Where Did Balance Transfer Credit Cards Come From?

This is an article from our good friend Joshua Rodriguez, founder of CNA Finance Balance transfer credit cards are a popular form of credit card designed to help consumers reduce interest rates and … [Continue Reading]

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Cancel Cable TV: Equipment to be Cable Free

So if you've read through the journey this far, you've finally made the decision to cancel cable TV  learned about what the alternatives to cable are, and are about to learn the equipment you need to … [Continue Reading]

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Risk Tolerance and Risk Capacity - Do You Understand Each?

Risk Tolerance and Risk Capacity - Do You Understand Each?

Today I'd like to share a few words on risk that might influence your investment portfolio and your asset allocation. A common measure of investment risk is the standard deviation of returns, or the ups and … [Read More...]

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Freelance Writer? Earn Some Extra Money With Devtome

Earn money writing about what you like You might have come across various websites that claim you can make extra money doing simple tasks like stuffing envelopes or writing articles. If you are one who has … [Read More...]

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Blogging and Budget Burnout

Wow, it’s been quite awhile. Regular readers of this blog might have noticed that I’ve been pretty much MIA for the past two months. My awesome writing partners Zimmy and Gypsy have been picking up a ton of … [Read More...]

The Potato Sack 2 - Girl Meets Shady Seller and Blog Link Roundup

The Potato Sack #8 : Blog Link Roundup And Happy Holidays

We hope you have a great holiday season We have gone through a little article posting slowdown since the start of the holiday season, but we promise to be back mashing potatoes at the beginning of the new … [Read More...]

Should you use Coinbase for your Bitcoin transactions

Should You Use Coinbase.com For Bitcoin Transactions?

Choosing the right online Bitcoin wallet can be difficult. There are now a ton of online wallets/trading platforms available due to Bitcoin’s exponential growth over the last few months. The problem is finding … [Read More...]

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Gen X-mas : Gift Ideas Inspired By My Youth

Gen X-mas : Gift Ideas Inspired By My Youth

I am a Gen X’er.  I was born in 1978 and some of my first childhood memories involved both Aliens and Mister Rogers.  I skated at my local roller rink. I grew up with both Jabba the Hutt and Barney (I hated … [Read More...]

Cut That Coinsurance With Group Accident Insurance

Cut That Coinsurance With Group Accident Insurance

Do you worry about your deductibles and coinsurance? About this time every year millions of people go through the dreaded open enrollment period put on by their employers human resources department. I have … [Read More...]

Currency or Investment Vehicle? Either Way - Bitcoin Is Rising In Value

Bitcoin Basics

Bitcoin Basics  Bitcoin has been everywhere in the news of late and is becoming more widely accepted all over the world. There is even a Bitcoin ATM that has come online in Canada and many more planned … [Read More...]

Procrastinator's Guide to the Holidays

The Procrastinator's Guide To The Holidays

WINTER IS COMING....DON’T FORGET THE GIFTS How many people accept the fact that they wait ‘til the last minute every year to buy a less than memorable present for at least one friend or loved one? Probably … [Read More...]

Currency or Investment Vehicle? Either Way - Bitcoin Is Rising In Value

Currency or Investment Vehicle? Either Way - Bitcoin Is Rising In Value

Bitcoin might  be here to stay - but its bubble will burst (more than once) You might have read of few of my recent articles on the subject of crypto-currency--specifically, Bitcoin. The reason I keep going … [Read More...]

Getting on the Path to Financial Success - Where Do You Start?

Getting on the Path to Financial Success - Where Do You Start?

When I talk to people about money and finance, they often ask me - Where do I start? What do I need to do to put myself on the right track? I always reply with a question and ask them if they have a set of … [Read More...]