Are you in control of your money or is your money in control of you?
- Are you stressed by money? One in four employees is financially distressed.
- Do you dread opening the credit card statements each month? As of 2/10 the average household credit card debt was $9,858.
- Do you think it’s only a dream that you could pay off all your credit card debt?
- Do you have an emergency fund with between $500 and $1000? New research shows that most emergencies can be handled with between $500 and $1000!
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Building wealth starts when you set a goal and make a plan to reach that goal. Whatever goal you choose – whether it’s buying a car, buying a house, or getting out from under your debts – learn about proven savings strategies and get simple tips on the best ways to save. Click on the links below to learn how to:
- Get Out of Debt
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- Save on Auto Purchases
- Save for Emergencies
- Save for Retirement
- Save for Education
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The first step to spending less and saving more is to know exactly where all of your money goes each month. But there are many ways to create a budget and stick to it. So how do you know what system is the best? I’ve always felt that it’s whatever one you stick to the longest, whether it’s high-tech, low-tech, linked to your credit card, or something you input manually.Read more...
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