How to Design Your Ideal Life




Eight Unusual Ways To Save Money

If you want to save money, it can seem like a huge task. However, there are a variety of ways you can start saving that are fairly easy. Sure, you may already be using some of the more common ways to put aside extra cash, but there are many other options to consider too.

Are Internet Savings Accounts Right for You?

Internet savings accounts are highly ideal for those savvy web netizens who are comfortable with doing business online. It is widely understood that a sense of online living has invaded nearly every part of our daily lives. There are services and products which can be had on the World Wide Web which were once normal and routine in the real world. Internet savings accounts are one of these such services.

Personal Finance Tips – Ways You Can Avoid Personal Bankruptcy And Keep Yourself Afloat!

As much as we hate it, debt just seems to be an every day part of life. It doesn’t matter who we are, whether we are rich or poor, own a business, a home or whatever, some sort of debt is there lurking in the shadows. Sometimes that debt can seem overwhelming and that there is nowhere to run, but the thing is, we can’t run from it, we need to face it head on.

Personal Finance Tips – Some Common Estate Planning Errors to Avoid!

If you are in a position where you feel that you really need to sit down and start doing some estate planning, there is no time like the present. When you get to the point where you think it’s time, you need to understand that estate planning is more than just creating a will. A will is just one part of estate planning. The planning consists of a lot of different things like mutual funds, wills, assets, protecting those you love and much more. Here are a few things to look out for and to avoid when you decide to do your estate planning.

Social Security a Pipe Dream for Many

The Baby Boomers are heading into the age 65 segment of their lives and discovering with shock how little Social Security benefits can actually provide in today’s economy. Surprisingly, many have not taken the time to do their homework and really think about how they will continue to provide for themselves, and sometimes even their aging parents, once their job ends. Anyone at any age should plan for retirement and take action to make sure they are not left high and dry.

How To Save Money On A Laptop Computer

Every few years we all have the need to upgrade our computers due to worn out or antiquated components, or just a desire to start fresh without a machine that has a lot of extra programs, and possibly even viruses that are slowing it down dramatically. I’d like to share three ways that I found to save on laptops in the last several years.

Myths About Government Grants

When it comes to government grants, there is a lot of misinformation out there. This has led to a number of myths about government grants. Most of these myths are widely circulated through the media, especially late night infomercials. Here is a quick look at the most common, and potentially the most damaging myths about government grants of all types.

3 Reasons to Create a Financial Plan Now!

Waiting before you make your financial plan? Read this article first about the 3 costs of financial procrastination and the 2 ways to get started on your decision-making now!

The Way to Save Is Paved With Good Intentions

Savings is something we should all do no matter what your profession but for artists it’s more of a challenge. We get our money in sporadic bursts. We can be gainfully employed for 2 years straight and then have a dry spell for 8 months and then have another job for only a month. This makes saving monthly a lot harder.

Military Outlets and 6 Other Secrets of Saving Military Money

A guide on how to stretch your military pay farther with military outlets and other resources that your Drill Sergeant never taught you. Hooah for savings.

Beware of Creeper Expenses

The convenience of auto-payments takes the stress out of making payments on scheduled household expenses. Time is precious and when the email reminder comes of a pending payment, individuals may glance at the invoice and the amount and notice a slightly higher balance, noting to themselves they should check on it. It is hard to find the time. Here are five expenses notorious for creeping monthly totals and what you can do about them.

Are You Financially Fragile?

A recent report states that nearly 1/2 of Americans are financially fragile. One ordinary emergency could wipe them out. But it doesn’t have to be that way.

Debt and Credit Tips – 5.5 Fun and Painless Ways to Save Money

In a tough economy, saving money is more important than ever, but then so is having fun and avoiding further pain. Check out these 5.5 painless ways to save money and have more fun!

What Is the Big Deal With Financial Planning?

Financial planning involves analyzing the current financial picture, planning for the unexpected, setting goals and then selecting strategies to meet those goals. The importance cannot be underestimated due to the mountain of debt most Americans carry and the instability of social security.

Money Saving Tips For Around The Home

Everybody wants to save money, right? In this article, you will find some great money saving tips for around the home! To be able to save hundreds a year on electricity, make sure you purchase all new appliances, especially air conditioners and microwave ovens, which do not consume much energy.

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