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5 Financial Habits To Get Your Finances Under Control

This post may contain affiliate links. Read the full disclosure here. Not all that long ago, our finances were a disaster. Thanks to a job loss, a surgery and a family emergency, we had spent over a year where our expenses were higher than our income. That never ends well. We could have papered the […]

October 7, 2016 | By Brittany | 0 Comments
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Investing With Acorns – Review and Guide

This post may contain affiliate links. If you have any further questions, please read my disclosure policy. Other than my relatively recent Myra account, I had never tried to invest before. Sure, I had saving accounts and I even had a couple CD’s here and there, but investing? That’s for rich people. Right? I mean, they […]

September 30, 2016 | By Brittany | 10 Comments
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How To Use PINCHme To Get Free Stuff

This post may contain affiliate links. Read the full disclosure here. PINCHme is a site that partners up with a variety of companies to send out free sample sized products. The companies do it to promote their items and receive feedback and the consumers use it to try new products for free. I started using PINCHme […]

September 24, 2016 | By Brittany | 0 Comments
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Why I chose a MyRA over a Traditional Roth IRA

Americans are REALLY bad about saving for retirement. According to a report by the Economic Policy Institute, half of all American Families do not have any retirement savings at all. I worked with low income elderly, starting in high school through undergrad, and I saw how many elderly people were living in poverty. It scared […]

September 14, 2016 | By Brittany | 0 Comments
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Balancing Frugality – My Story

Back in my early twenties, I thought I was good with money. I didn’t have much but I knew how much I was bringing in each month and I knew how much was going out. More importantly, most of the time when the month ended, all my bills were paid. As far as I was […]

September 5, 2016 | By Brittany | 2 Comments
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