Category Archives: Personal Finance

Equifax hacked. Now what?

Equifax -- one of the companies that warehouses all of your credit information -- was hacked, and if you're like me and 143 million others, your personal data was stolen. You can check at link removedUpdate: It has been reported that Equifax is providing random answers on this...
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Are your spending habits making you happy?

It is safe to say that most of you are familiar with the concept of “keeping up with the Joneses”. If you haven’t, here is how one source eloquently puts it:
"Keeping up with the Joneses" is an idiom in many parts of the English-speaking world referring to the comparison to one's neighbor as a benchmark...
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Cutting the Cable Cord

Financial Margin and why it’s important One of the most important financial matters that we address with clients early on is the concept of financial margin. Your financial margin is the percentage of income that is left over each month after paying the expenses and bills that must be met to keep life going. We encourage...
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Yearly Goals Project

Without question, New Year's Day is my favorite day of the year. Tomorrow will be the twelfth year in a row that you will find me sitting on my couch with a yellow pad of paper thinking about where I've been and where I want to be --  encompassing each aspect of my life -- personal,...
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