5 Tax Deductions You Can’t Forget

5 Tax Deductions to Remember

When tax season arrives, there is an urgency in the air. The sooner you get it done, the sooner you get your return (and avoid the April 15th rush). But what if in all the hurry you miss out on prime opportunities to increase your return? There are currently dozens […]

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Tools, Resources and Apps to Measure Your Financial Health

Easy Ways to Measure Your Financial Health

Staying on top of your personal finances can be challenging. After all, everyone makes mistakes, and financial health often takes a back seat to other priorities like paying rent. In fact, according to the Financial Health Network, only 29% of people in the U.S. were financially healthy in 2019. Want […]

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What the US Capitol Could Have Looked Like

The US Capitol is the heart of American political life in Washington. This “symbol of the American people and their government” was originally completed in 1800. The building was chosen through a competition to design a meeting place for the United States Congress – and, as the losing entries show, […]

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How American accesses emergency funding

Where Does America Go for Emergency Funding?

If you have an unexpected bill or another cash emergency, where can you go to access money quickly? If you can’t borrow from a savings fund or personal networks, like friends or family, you might feel like you’re out of luck until your next paycheck. The process of taking out […]

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Common Sources of Personal Funding, and How They Work

What You Need to Know About Personal Credit

Unless you strictly use a cash-based budgeting system or a debit card to get by in your day-to-day life, you probably utilize some form of credit financing. But did you realize that you have a variety of personal funding options and sources other than a brick-and-mortar bank or credit card? […]

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3 Ways to Prepare for Emergency Home Repairs

How to Pay for Emergency Home Repairs

Mapping out your budget for a home renovation or a room remodel may seem fairly overwhelming and costly as you begin to total up all of the financial elements it can entail, including labor rates, material price points, and design fees, amongst other things. Now imagine having to do all […]

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