Investing & Financial Freedom

  • 7 Things To Do If You Think Another Recession Is Coming

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    You may be wondering “Is another recession coming?” With the recent pandemic, people getting laid off, and drop in the stock market you may be wondering if a recession is right around the corner. Find out what you should be doing if you think another recession is coming. What Is A Recession? A recession is […]

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  • How To Change Your Money Mindset So You Can Have More Money

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    Do you wish you didn’t have to struggle so much with money? Much of your financial journey is emotional. It has more to do with your money mindset than numbers. In order to make positive changes for the better, it is important to look inward and examine why your relationship with money is the way […]

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  • 10 Tips For Buying Your First Home

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    Did you know that the net worth of a homeowner is 44 times greater than that of a renter? According to the most recent U.S. Federal Reserve study, the median net worth of homeowners were $231,400 (a 15% increase since the last report); and the median net worth of renters were $5,200 (a 5% decrease […]

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  • This Single Mom’s Financial Success Story

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    This financial success story is from Dawn with SteppingStonesToFI.com. After coping with the tragic death of her husband, she was able to significantly increase her income; have a savings rate of 40%; and purchase two rental properties to help achieve her goal of financial independence. Learn how she did it so you can too.    […]

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  • Why You Need A Financial Wellness Coach

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    If you need help getting your finances in order or learning the basics of budgeting, you might need the help of a financial wellness coach. A financial coach is different from other financial professionals. Not sure what kind of help you need? In this article, I explain the difference between a financial coach and other […]

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  • 7 Simple Tips To Pay Off Your Mortgage Quicker

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    Part of becoming financially free is getting rid of debt. For most of us, our biggest debt is our mortgage. Paying off your mortgage will free up so much more money every month since it’s probably your highest expense. In this article, I give you some tips to pay off your mortgage quicker. CAN You […]

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  • 10 Best Things To Do With Your Tax Return

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    Did you get a tax refund this year? If so, I’m going to show you 10 smart things to do with your tax return money. This list is in order of most important to least important uses of your tax refund windfall. Best Things To Do With Your Tax Return Fully Fund Your Emergency Fund […]

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  • Net Worth By Age: How Do You Compare?

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    How much net worth should you have? Since everyone’s financial goals are different, there’s no magic net worth number that you should have. For example, if you want to live a more lavish lifestyle when you retire, you need to have a higher net worth. However, if you don’t mind living a more frugal lifestyle, […]

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  • Should I Hire A Property Manager? 11 Reasons Not To Hire One

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    You may be asking yourself “should I hire a property manager or not?” I’m a big supporter of getting a property manager, but sometimes hiring a property manager isn’t for everyone. Find out 11 reasons why I don’t think you should hire one. What Is A Property Manager A property manager is a company or […]

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