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Rich Dad Poor Dad powered by Clutch Learning – Personal finance ...

Rich Dad Poor Dad powered by Clutch Learning – Personal finance ... | Financial Freedom | Scoop.it
Find and share deals and reviews on Rich Dad Poor Dad powered by Clutch Learning – Personal finance, budget, money manager, investing, business, stocks and how to at dealspl.us. Itunes.com offers this for Free.
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Be careful.  There is NOTHING free.  Pay attention to the fact you'll likely be asked to spend more money to get the good information.  Therein lies the problem.

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5 Personal Finance Lessons I Learned From the Military

5 Personal Finance Lessons I Learned From the Military | Financial Freedom | Scoop.it
Service members aren't exactly renowned for their financial responsibility, but that doesn't mean we can't take the lessons we learned in the military...
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Here's What's Really Killing Your Budget

Here's What's Really Killing Your Budget | Financial Freedom | Scoop.it
When you think about budget-breakers, do you think of things like vacations and big screen TVs? (Dining out can be a budget killer. Learning to cook a dozen meals from scratch that take less than half an hour...
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How to make a personal budget that works | Livin' Lightly

How to make a personal budget that works | Livin' Lightly | Financial Freedom | Scoop.it
To reach personal financial goals a budget is an essential tool – if you stick to it! Making and sticking to a budget can be a challenge. It's easy to throw some numbers on a legal pad or a spreadsheet but when it comes to in the ...
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Building A “User-friendly” Personal Budget | Niaje!

Building A “User-friendly” Personal Budget | Niaje! | Financial Freedom | Scoop.it
At the end of it all, keep in mind that your budget must be a personal affair and also that your goals are your own, and it is through your own initiative and planning that your finances will turn out the way you intend them to.
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The key to gaining Financial Freedom is to have an effective budget.  You MUST start there!

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In Financial Planning, Couples Should Work Together

In Financial Planning, Couples Should Work Together | Financial Freedom | Scoop.it
Men and women need to step into each other’s shoes when making a financial plan (Couples need to work together when it comes to #money: http://t.co/6RAXiteiYx)...
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What?  The two shall become one... wonder where I've heard that before?

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The Impact of My Personal Finance Decisions - Budget Bloggess

The Impact of My Personal Finance Decisions - Budget Bloggess | Financial Freedom | Scoop.it
Many of us tend to be very self centered and ultimately selfish as it relates to our financial situation. We quite often become all woe begotten and get down on ourselves about our debt. Self-deprecating thoughts and ...
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Personal Finance Agenda: 5 Money-Saving Resolutions for 2014 - Boston.com

Personal Finance Agenda: 5 Money-Saving Resolutions for 2014 - Boston.com | Financial Freedom | Scoop.it
Personal Finance Agenda: 5 Money-Saving Resolutions for 2014
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The need for a little financial housecleaning is clear.
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If you focus on #1 then everything else will more easily fall into place

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Debt consolidation - Number 3 of the 5 debt danger signs | StepChange MoneyAware

Debt consolidation - Number 3 of the 5 debt danger signs | StepChange MoneyAware | Financial Freedom | Scoop.it
Applying for a consolidation loan is one of the five debt danger signs. Why does debt consolidation mean you're at risk of a debt problem?
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Debt CON-solidation is never the answer to your financial woes.  If you don't change the behavior that got you there in the first place you will never solve the root problem.

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5 tips for setting a budget you can actually stick to - Utah Valley 360

5 tips for setting a budget you can actually stick to - Utah Valley 360 | Financial Freedom | Scoop.it
Love personal finance articles like this. 5 tips for setting a budget you can actually stick to http://t.co/jLjPTKwBNa
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Men...hear me clearly.  #4 is a must.  If you don't...don't expect success.

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MintLife Blog | Personal Finance News & Advice | They Did it and So Can You! 4 Real Life Budget Success Stories

MintLife Blog | Personal Finance News & Advice | They Did it and So Can You! 4 Real Life Budget Success Stories | Financial Freedom | Scoop.it
MintLife Blog | Personal Finance News & Advice | They Did it and So Can You! 4 Real Life Budget... http://t.co/ktoFDkGgIN
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Awesome to see people overcome their financial obstacles or achieve their dreams!  What are you striving toward?

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The Financial Power of Negative Thinking

The Financial Power of Negative Thinking | Financial Freedom | Scoop.it
Optimism may feel good, but pessimism is sometimes more helpful in building wealth.
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Think it'd be better titled as Cautious Thinking or Realistic Thinking vs Negative Thinking.  Nothing really negative in the article just a realistic warning to be cautious

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Ask Yourself this Budget-simplifying Power Question Today | YNAB

Ask Yourself this Budget-simplifying Power Question Today | YNAB | Financial Freedom | Scoop.it
... his businesses in late 2012. In addition to his love for budgeting and personal finance, Mark enjoys hanging out with his wife and two kids, snowboarding, CrossFit, bike commuting, and tinkering with side businesses.
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A great reminder that Simpler is better.  We can all use these tips.  But again... YOU have to do it.

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Should You Increase Savings First Or Pay Down Debt?

Should You Increase Savings First Or Pay Down Debt? | Financial Freedom | Scoop.it
One of the most common questions we get is about how to prioritize your savings.
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Is a Joint Bank Account the Secret to a Happy Marriage? - Patch.com

Is a Joint Bank Account the Secret to a Happy Marriage? - Patch.com | Financial Freedom | Scoop.it
Is a Joint Bank Account the Secret to a Happy Marriage?
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We don't bring home identical paychecks, but we both stick to identical budgets. We've budgeted out personal spending for ourselves, but we each get the same amount.
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No on the secret part...but I'd still highly recommend it for the reasons presented and more

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Top 20 Twitter Accounts For Personal Finance

Top 20 Twitter Accounts For Personal Finance | Financial Freedom | Scoop.it
Since you can create lists in twitter, I’ve grouped a list of powerhouse twitter accounts that produce excellent articles about personal finance.
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HowStuffWorks "5 Tips for Living Comfortably on a Tight Budget"

HowStuffWorks "5 Tips for Living Comfortably on a Tight Budget" | Financial Freedom | Scoop.it
Living comfortably on a tight budget can be easy with these tips. Learn about 5 tips for living comfortably on a tight budget at HowStuffWorks. (RT @amexserve: Being on a budget means getting more fun out of the money you spend.
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6 Finance lessons from The Wolf of Wall Street | RaboDirect Blog

6 Finance lessons from The Wolf of Wall Street | RaboDirect Blog | Financial Freedom | Scoop.it
We examine 6 financial lessons from Martin Scorsese's new film, The Wolf of Wall Street.
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Personally not going to see the movie but I agree that these lessons are solid.

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HowStuffWorks "10 Budget Basics Every Parent Should Know"

HowStuffWorks "10 Budget Basics Every Parent Should Know" | Financial Freedom | Scoop.it
Every parent should know budgeting basics. In this article by HowStuffWorks.com, learn about 10 budget basics every parent should know. (Learning how to budget.
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Easy steps to help you teach your children well

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http://money.usnews.com/money/personal-finance/articles/2014/01/17/8-errors-youre-most-likely-to-make-on-your-tax-return

RT @JeanChatzky: Already thinking taxes? Avoid these common mistakes: http://t.co/F0bBgDQtky
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Three personal finance tips for soon-to-be college graduates - Michigan State University Extension

Three personal finance tips for soon-to-be college graduates - Michigan State University Extension | Financial Freedom | Scoop.it
Three personal finance tips for soon-to-be college graduates
Michigan State University Extension
I just recently bumped into an old friend that I had not seen in a while.
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Always a great time to look for teachable moments!

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Parents play important role in personal finance education

Parents play important role in personal finance education | Financial Freedom | Scoop.it
In the pasta aisle of the grocery store, Maile Diaz surveyed her options. In the 6-year-old's hands was a shopping list she wrote out before she and her father left home.

 

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More will be caught by them than taught by you.  Keep on being a role model parents!

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Some excellent points raised about parents educating their children about personal finance.

But, the other issue is, there are a lot of parents out there who are struggling to manage money themselves, so it makes it very difficult for them to teach their children good habits.

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11 Killer Budgeting Tips From Personal Finance Bloggers

11 Killer Budgeting Tips From Personal Finance Bloggers | Financial Freedom | Scoop.it
If you don't have a budget yet, or looking to improve one, I suggest you read and use these killer budgeting tips from the best personal finance bloggers.
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Yes, Yes & Yes.  Unfortunately many people over complicate doing a budget.  Trust me...it gets better and easier with time.

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Money-smart kids: Putting Santa on a budget - Chicago Tribune

Money-smart kids: Putting Santa on a budget - Chicago Tribune | Financial Freedom | Scoop.it
Money-smart kids: Putting Santa on a budget
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... Personal Finance magazine. Send your questions and comments to moneypower@kiplinger.com.
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If you put Santa on a budget you won't keep paying for Christmas until July!  If you break it into small chunks you could save for it all year long so Christmas doesn't "sneak up" on you.

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Money-Saving Deals- Freebies, More

Money-Saving Deals- Freebies, More | Financial Freedom | Scoop.it
Free Kindle Book: Personal Finance Now - get your free book- (RT @savingsmania: Free Kindle Book: Personal Finance Now - get your free book- http://t.co/gxc2hUegcR)...
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