Make 2019 the Year You Nail Your Money Resolutions

Here’s how to pay down the debt, set smart money goals, and find a budget that works for your life, from Ellevest.

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Is Leasing Ever Cheaper Than Buying?

Is Leasing Ever Cheaper Than Buying?

How did you pay for your car?

Were you one of the lucky ones who could handover the exact cold, hard cash in full? Or were you like the 84.5% of drivers who used some type of finance to get their car?

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Free Credit Freezes Are Coming Soon

Free Credit Freezes Are Coming Soon

Looking for stronger ways to protect your credit? Thanks to a new federal law, soon you can get free credit freezes and year-long fraud alerts. Here’s what to look forward to when the law takes effect on September 21

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4 Ways to Save Money With a Fluctuating Income

4 Ways to Save Money With a Fluctuating Income

Getting paid a steady salary is great, but it’s not a reality for everyone.

We live in a world of freelancers, independent contractors, side hustlers and commission-based jobs. Although this type of work doesn’t offer the same consistent paycheck, there are still ways to budget and save money when you have a fluctuating income.

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The Beginners Guide to Getting Your First Renters Insurance Plan

The Beginners Guide to Getting Your First Renters Insurance Plan

While the idea that millennials can’t afford homes because they’re eating too much avocado toast is a bit far fetched, it is true that the majority of millennials are renting their homes. The flexibility, affordability, and ability to rely on someone else to maintain the property are all reasons why renting is on the rise.

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Traveling Abroad for Less than the Cost of Summer Camp

Traveling Abroad for Less than the Cost of Summer Camp

Last summer I did something I have never done before, I took the summer off with my kids. A back packer in my previous life (e.g. pre-kids and pre-career) I traveled solo through SE Asia. While, my days of hostels and packed buses are long behind me, this summer taught me an amazing lesson. Traveling solo with kids is not only possible for parents but the rewards are many! The best part—if you travel to places where the cost of living is low and you play the airline card game, you can do so for less than the cost of many kid’s summer camps.

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Invest In Your Why

Invest In Your Why

When it comes to investing, there are quite a few things you have to consider. How much money can you afford to invest, do you want to invest one time, weekly, monthly? Should you buy stocks, bonds, mutual funds, ETF’s? Do you need a financial advisor or can you do it yourself?

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