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We may not yet know who will be the next president of the United States, but no matter who ends up in the Oval Office, there’s a good chance their policies will cause an increase in the national debt. Donald Trump would have a Miracle-Gro-like affect on the debt, increasing it by $11.5 trillion within... Read More
You made the investment and bought a house, but now it’s time to sell it. Whether you’re looking for a different atmosphere, moving for work, or accounting for any number of factors, selling your home can be one of the most complex deals you make. You might be facing steep competition from other homes for... Read More
We think it’s important to build a financially strong LGBTQ community. That’s because the stronger we are financially, the more capable we are of funding the causes and initiatives most important to us. Yes, we’ve made lots of progress over the years, but we’ve been reminded recently that the fight isn’t over. This is why... Read More
Living paycheck to paycheck can be a risky move for your finances. Trying to make ends meet every month is not only exhausting but can create unwanted stress. Who wants that? Here are some tips to help you break free from the never-ending cycle. 1. Recognize the Issue The first step to ending the cycle... Read More
Each spring, millions of Americans head out to their gardens and get to work growing food. In fact, the number of U.S. households engaged in gardening jumped from 36 million households in 2008 to 42 million in 2013 — a 17% increase, according to the National Gardening Association. The trend is particularly hot among millennials, according to... Read More
My move to New York was years in the making, which is probably a good thing, considering how much money my husband and I had to save to get it done. We both previously spent a lot of time in the city and researched a lot about the cost of living, so we were prepared... Read More
The kids are on vacation from school, and you’re taking time off work. That’s what summer is all about. But doesn’t the dog also deserve a little warm-weather R&R? Of course! Summer is a great time to let your puppy have a little extra fun in the sun. Just remember to do it safely. As... Read More
A U.S. Senate investigation just gave consumers a reason to cut the cord. According to a report released Friday, TWC overcharged customers nationwide an estimated $639,948 between January and April this year, with the projected yearly total pegged at $1,919,844. On top of all that, Charter, TWC’s new parent company as of May, told the Senate’s Subcommittee that it... Read More
It’s no secret that women often make less money than men, but a new study discovered there’s a certain age when that problem escalates. According to a gender equity report from Visier, a workforce analytics firm, the gender wage gap in America widens around age 32. The study found this is the time when women... Read More
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