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5 Types Of Credit Unions That Are Worth Joining

[credit provider=”statigr.am/anniejean_sc” url=”http://statigr.am/p/336952190039039582_235386094″] Credit unions come in all stripes and colours.Currently, there are 7,200 credit unions in the U.S., according to the Credit Union National Association.
5 Types Of Credit Unions That Are Worth Joining
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4 Emotional Mistakes That Get In The Way Of Selling A House

[credit provider=”Flickr/Qole Pejorian” url=”http://www.flickr.com/photos/qole/273196273/”] The greatest hindrance to the sale of a home can be a seller who is seized by emotion.”It is very important for sellers to (keep) in mind that a real estate transaction is most likely the single largest financial transaction they will ever undertake,” says Fiona […]
4 Emotional Mistakes That Get In The Way Of Selling A House
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7 Rap Songs That Have Hidden Financial Lessons

[credit provider=”Flickr / NRK P3″ url=”http://www.flickr.com/photos/nrk-p3/2649487728/in/photostream/”] Love the beats or hate them, there’s no music more money-conscious than hip-hop.But between the rhymes, rap stars actually have some legitimate financial advice, say the experts.
7 Rap Songs That Have Hidden Financial Lessons
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5 Ways To Hit A Home Run As A Sports Investor

[credit provider=”Keith Allison via Flickr” url=”http://www.flickr.com/photos/keithallison/2310047057/”] A huge number of Americans are sports fans or sports participants. And many are likely tempted to turn their passion into dollars by partaking in sports investments.It’s an idea that makes some sense. Peter Lynch, the legendary manager of Fidelity Investments’ Magellan mutual fund, […]
5 Ways To Hit A Home Run As A Sports Investor
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The Five Traffic Tickets That Will Cost You The Most

[credit provider=”Flickr via viernest” url=”http://www.flickr.com/photos/viernest/3531901577/in/photostream/”] Those whirling blue lights in the rearview mirror usually mean just one thing: It’s traffic ticket time.The worse the violation, the more your car insurance costs may rise because it’s more likely you’ll be considered a bigger risk to the insurer.
The Five Traffic Tickets That Will Cost You The Most
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How To Make Out-Of-State Tuition Costs More Affordable

[credit provider=”Flickr/ralphandjenny”] If you can’t get into your in-state dream school, that’s OK. An equally, perhaps even more prestigious, school beyond your home state’s borders may look upon your application a bit more kindly — and possibly without the hefty out-of-state costs.As public colleges struggle with state budget cuts, an […]
How To Make Out-Of-State Tuition Costs More Affordable
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Want A Free College Education? Apply To These 5 Schools

[credit provider=”Flickr/willfolsom” url=”http://www.flickr.com/photos/willfolsom/5667591596/sizes/z/in/photostream/”] It’s all too easy to be a victim of student debt. According to the College Board, the average price of tuition, fees, room and board for an in-state student at a public college or university is $17,860 for the 2012-13 school year.For out-of-state students, average costs jump […]
Want A Free College Education? Apply To These 5 Schools
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8 Tips To Sell An Old Home To Young Buyers

[credit provider=”Instagram/emirkavuzlu” url=”http://statigr.am/viewer.php#/detail/343382061773977375_46129572″] Selling any home can be challenging, depending on the market.But if you have an old home and want to appeal to young buyers in their 20s and early 30s, you may need to take some extra steps.
8 Tips To Sell An Old Home To Young Buyers
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Here’s The Truth Behind 7 Personal Finance Myths

[credit provider=”Instagram” url=”http://instagram.com/p/R5dxIIAGCS/”] Think you’re financially savvy?When it comes to their personal finances, people carry around notions all their lives that may or may not be valid.
Here’s The Truth Behind 7 Personal Finance Myths
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7 Fantastic Destinations You Don’t Need A Passport To See

[credit provider=”Wikimedia/Environmental Protection Agency” url=”http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:PUGET_SOUND_AND_THE_SAN_JUAN_ISLANDS_AT_SUNSET,_SEEN_FROM_OVERLOOK_AT_LARRABEE_STATE_PARK_-_NARA_-_552335.jpg”] You don’t need a passport to go on a memorable vacation this year.Travel experts have ranked the top U.S. vacation spots for 2013, and the list includes a dizzying array of options, from spectacular northern lights in Alaska to the gorgeous beaches of tropical islands.
7 Fantastic Destinations You Don’t Need A Passport To See
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Six Energy-Saving Strategies Most Homeowners Overlook

[credit provider=”Flickr via lomoholga” url=”http://www.flickr.com/photos/lomoholga/3248342771/in/photostream/”] You’ve heard the usual energy-saving advice: Buy only Energy Star-rated appliances, replace incandescent light bulbs with those curly fluorescents, shop for cheaper electric providers (if you can in your town).But numerous low-cost, energy-saving strategies escape homeowners’ attention.
Six Energy-Saving Strategies Most Homeowners Overlook
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Here’s What Happens To Your 401(k) If You Lose Your Job

[credit provider=”YouTube / Margin Call trailer” url=”http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Y2DqFRsPrns”] Dear Dr. Don,I lost my job three months ago, and I’m wondering what will happen to my 401(k). My employer has a policy of fully matching an employee’s 401(k) contributions.
Here’s What Happens To Your 401(k) If You Lose Your Job
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Every Time You Let The Media Sway Your Investing Choices, You’re Hurting Yourself

[credit provider=”CNBC Screenshot”] Investing errors come in all shapes and sizes. Some mistakes are timeless, such as not investing at all, while others are specific to events and circumstances.For instance, economic and investing conditions over the past few years represent something of an extraordinary time, beginning with the stock market […]
Every Time You Let The Media Sway Your Investing Choices, You’re Hurting Yourself