Reality check: Homeownership

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For Sale Sign on a Lawn in Front of a House

Ah, homeownership. There’s so much to think about! First, a few things to keep in mind: This isn’t an anti-homeownership post. In fact, buying a house can be an excellent financial goal to accomplish. It can also be one of the biggest financial mistakes out there. Knowing what you’re really getting into is the best Read More

#Adulting: The eight signs you need a budget

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woman staring at piggy bank

If you’re a young millennial, you may think that nothing’s going to stop you now. You’ve finished school, and are ready to take on all the responsibility of being a real grownup with gusto. Bring it on world, you’re prepared to handle anything!  You want to work hard, play hard, and enjoy yourself. Unfortunately, if Read More