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How Rich Is Too Rich?

For the past couple of years, I’ve been blogging about things like ending debt, building wealth, and leaving the work force before being old and gray. To do all those things, you need money. I’m sure most of us think we could never have enough money and the richer we are, the more we would be able to do with our lives, including charity work and educating others. I think that’s true in some ways, but I also think you can have too much money. How rich is too rich? Rich People Expect Different Treatment As m any of you ...

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Don’t Be Afraid Of What You Don’t Understand

I’m going to go out on a limb here and say that everyone is good at something. Maybe it’s a skill picked up over time or with experience. Maybe we learned it in school. Maybe our parents taught us. Brain surgeons are good at neurology. Crackheads are good at finding ways to obtain crack. We all have our strengths and often don’t stray outside of the comfort zone. Today, I’ll tell you a story of how our comfort zone almost cost us thousands of dollars, all because we were afraid of what we didn’t understand. Fourplex Drama I won’t say ...

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Be Smart About Student Loan Consolidation

Student loans can be a necessary evil. In many cases, students have to take loans to establish careers, but loan repayment can be really hard on new graduates. It was a long time ago, but I still remember the anxiety that came with getting our first loan repayment bills. Added to that was the knowledge that our interest rates would be going up soon. We panicked and consolidated as soon as possible. Because we didn’t know any better, our consolidation was through private loan companies. In my case it didn’t matter because my job was not and will probably never ...

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Time Saving Gifts For Busy People

  What I would really like for Christmas this year is more time. I thought working part time would cure me of feeling rushed. I do get to do more of what I want, but I still feel like I can never get everything done. Since we all only have a finite amount of time, the best thing to do is make the most of what you have. While I’m not a fan of gifts for the most part, anything that saves time without costing an arm and leg is welcome in my house. Here are some time saving gifts ...

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Review: Jus by Julie 3 Day Cleanse

While it’s sometimes hard to get people to talk about finances or retirement plans, I’ve found it’s usually pretty easy to start a conversation about nutrition and health. Since watching Fat, Sick and Nearly Dead, one thing I’ve added into my quest to stay healthy is juicing. Everyone seems to have tons of questions about that! I actually searched high and low for information about juicing before I decided to do it, and not from people like Gwyneth Paltrow and Lauren Conrad. No offense to those ladies, but I wanted real people opinions about products, how juicing felt, and how ...

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