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Four Ways to Prevent Impulse Buying

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Impulse buying is a problem many of us are addicted to. That’s right—an addiction. Impulse is defined as “A sudden strong and unreflective urge or desire to act.” Whether you realize it or not, impulse buying has easily become an addiction for most of America. Between subliminal advertising and the …

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3 Reasons You Should Be Investing

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Investing is important in gaining long-term wealth and economic value. Many associate the idea of investing with being rich or wealthy but your economic status doesn’t matter when it comes to investing. Anyone can do it and it’s better to start sooner than later. Below are 3 reasons you should be investing. …

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6 Steps to Building Wealth

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Building wealth is a subject that is often talked about, but in certain communities the how-to is never discussed. I would like to reveal to you the game of building wealth. Yes, it is a game, you must have fun in doing this. This is a compact version of the …

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6 Ways to Save $1G in One Summer Month

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Could you use an extra $1,000.00? If you are like most Americans, you can use the extra cash. I don’t need to know what you need it for, but I want to leave with you six ways you can save $1,000.00 in a month this summer. Ready? Here they are: …

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Planning for Retirement

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More baby boomers (the large generation born between 1946 and 1964) will be retiring soon. Or will they? A survey from AARP showed that 40% of baby boomers will work until they die. Why is that? Many Americans are not in the position to retire even if they are of …

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4 Ways You Can Begin Investing in the Stock Market Today

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Investing is an important part of stewardship and building wealth. If you’re like me, you’ve had the desire to invest in the stock market but haven’t been able to due to the lack of knowing how and where to start. After asking banks, financial advisors, and other well-known establishments, I …

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Can’t Increase Your Income? Here’s How to Keep a Fatter Bank Account

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In January 2015, the Wall Street Journal released a report by Bankrate that stated three out of five Americans would not have money in their savings to pay for an unexpected car repair or medical emergency. Although many Americans say they have a budget, results like these show that many …

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TD Jakes Teaches from a Biblical Perspective How to Properly Steward Your Finances (Video)

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Does your spending increase when your budget increases? In this video, Pastor T.D. Jakes takes a biblical look at finance and entrepreneurship.  As believers, it’s important to use our God-given gifts and resources for the Kingdom. In February, I created a post on understanding a budget and how to use it (it …

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Rap Group Runs a Credit Card Scam, Then Makes a Song About It

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It’s hard to even know what to say about this.  Although it’s juvenile and really stupid, I understand that rappers flaunt money and possessions in order to present the image they believe will lead to success.  Frankly, the cat is out of the bag as far as how hip-hop record deals really …

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