How to Identify the Fake Rich From the Real Rich

fake rich defines rich as “having wealth or great possessions; abundantly supplied with resources, means, or funds; wealthy.” That same definition also pops up as the first hit in Google when you search for “rich”. So the first result in Google comes from The first sentence is “having wealth or great possessions.” I guess being … Read More

How to Get Out of the Rat Race and Start Living

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I just read a statistic that said more and more Americans are quitting their jobs voluntarily. In fact, the study done by the Bureau of Labor Statistics showed that the number rose to 3.1 million voluntary quits, which is the highest number since December 2006. What this means is more of us are leaving our … Read More

10 Financial Mistakes Most of Us Have Made in Our Lives

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We’ve all made dumb financial decisions. Even the most successful people have made their fair share of stupid mistakes. Money, in all its glory, causes us to lose all common sense. If you’ve found yourself in a crap heap due to some sketchy financial choices, you’re not alone. If you want to stop being stupid with … Read More

5 Ways Millennials Can Teach You to Save Money

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What’s up y’all!!? Today we’re gonna talk about millennials. Your first thought probably isn’t, “what the hell is a millennial?” We talk about them all the time. Millennials are those who “reached adulthood” at the turn of the century. Why did I put that in quotes you ask? Well, as a millennial myself, I can say … Read More

10 Reasons You Can’t Save Money

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Ever have those periods of time where you feel like your finances are getting out of control? I’m not even talking about being in loads of debt, either. I’m talking about those weeks or months where you spend way more than you intended. You whip out the credit card for every little purchase, thinking you’ll rack … Read More

What Causes Happiness? Here’s How to Become Truly Happy

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How happy are you? Author Matthieu Ricard says that momentary happiness is something us ‘Westerners’ get used to. We think happiness comes in a single moment. Maybe it’s meeting with an old friend or a successful project getting completed at work. It’s not, though. Happiness is long-term. It’s a mind-set that we need to work … Read More

Fear Of Spending Money? You Might Be An Underspender

Are you an extreme penny pincher? Does spending money make you cringe? Do you keep a strict budget? What happens when you go over-budget? If you’re an underspender, these types of situations might cause you to go running for the hills. Underspending is a disorder that causes you to have a fear of spending money. This … Read More

Cheap Weekend Getaways For Couples – Save Big Money!

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A romantic weekend getaway, planned in advance, offers fun and excitement for couples of all ages. Filled with action, adventure, and entertainment, a short excursion is often what it takes to get someone to fully relax and leave their troubles behind. Work and family obligations as well as day-to-day stressors make it hard for people … Read More