Spending & Saving During the Holidays

Let’s face it. Many of us have to allocate/carve/set aside whatever you want to call it a separate budget for the holidays. Between restaurants and gifts for friends, family, and even co-workers, by the end of December, we have eaten… Continue Reading

Ways to Avoid Spending

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Three Ways to Avoid Spending: During my lunchbreak at work, I usually only do a couple of things: one – I go to the gym and workout, two – on my off days from the gym (maybe 1 or 2… Continue Reading

What’s A Bond

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A bond is that scary financial thing you see headlines about sometimes but you’re like –  I don’t want to click on that and read it because I’m gonna get a headache. How about clicking on the top 50 chain… Continue Reading

Responsible Fantasy Football

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The NFL football season is here and if you’re like me, that means yes so is Fantasy Football! In the past I have played with zero investment and the payoff was bragging rights. But this year our commissioner decided it… Continue Reading

One Man’s Trash is Another Man’s Treasure

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On an annual basis, my wife and I donate clothes and toys to the Salvation Army or other similar organization. This serves many purposes. One – it helps us feel good about ourselves in that we are giving to those… Continue Reading

You’re Probably Gonna Live For a Long Time

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According to the National Center for Health Statistics, the average life expectancy is almost 80 years. This is very rough because a lot of it depends on people’s individual health situation, how old they currently are, and what type of… Continue Reading