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  • Ethereum is a big name right now in the world of cryptocurrencies. The electronic currency has recently overcome potential threats to gain record highs!

    Ethereum Reaches an Incredible New High!

    Ethereum Reaches an Incredible New High!

    by Alexander James Guckenberger6

  • Debt payments are the number-one expense of most Americans each month. Stop adding more debt to your life and start the journey to financial freedom with this 4 step guide to destroying your debt.

    4-Step Plan To Destroy Your Debt

    4-Step Plan To Destroy Your Debt

    by Rick Bostick3

  • In this article you'll find a step-by-step guide to purchasing Bitcoins using Coinbase. Coinbase is an easy and secure service for buying bitcoins using a bank account.

    How to Buy Bitcoins Using Coinbase

    How to Buy Bitcoins Using Coinbase

    by Sam Kear2

  • It feels like I'm constantly struggling to make ends meet!!! Of course, I work full time but it never seems to be enough. The struggle is real for me and my family.

    How Did I End up Being Poor?

    How Did I End up Being Poor?

    by Nina L James2

  • This article is Part 2 of Unblocking the Blockchains. Blockchain represents a new paradigm for the way information is shared. Information, such as transactions, records, and mone is stored in a decentralised manner that is immutable, transparent and accurate.

    Unblocking the Blockchain: Centralised Vs. Decentralized Databases

    Unblocking the Blockchain: Centralised Vs. Decentralized Databases

    by Heng Kiong Yap0

  • One of the most deceiving marketing tools is the warranty, especially on major purchases. Contrary to popular belief, the warranty is not written for the buyer, but to limit the seller’s liabilities.

    The Deceit Behind Warranties

    The Deceit Behind Warranties

    by Dan Demland2

  • As there are 76 million Baby Boomers, many are struggling to survive financially. This article considers downsizing your home and moving to a less expensive area of the country.

    When Is It Time to Downsize Your Home?

    When Is It Time to Downsize Your Home?

    by Pamela Oglesby59

  • The Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC) is a refundable federal tax credit. It is designed to help low and moderate-income individuals and families keep more of what they earn. Claiming a qualifying child can increase your EITC. The 4 criteria that must be passed for a qualifying child include relationship, age, residence, and joint return.

    Who Can You Claim as a Qualifying Child for the Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC)?

    Who Can You Claim as a Qualifying Child for the Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC)?

    by bankscottage2

  • This article highlights eBay bidding strategies to win auctions and pay the least possible for your items. Does "sniping" work? When should you place your bid? Learn about bidding mistakes to avoid.

    eBay Bidding: Win eBay Auctions for Less!

    eBay Bidding: Win eBay Auctions for Less!

    by Dr Penny Pincher0

  • Combining family finances when you remarry can sometimes be a challenge. Here are a few tips and tricks for how to develop a family budget takes into account your blended family's unique needs.

    How to Create a Budget for Your Blended Family

    How to Create a Budget for Your Blended Family

    by Sadie Holloway1

  • Learn about how the CD ladder investment strategy works (also known as CD laddering). This article explains how to implement CD laddering and when it makes sense to use it as an investment strategy.

    How a CD Ladder Investment Strategy Works

    How a CD Ladder Investment Strategy Works

    by John Coviello4

  • The cost of a money order at Walmart is $0.70. I have been using Walmart for years to get money orders and I also used a Walmart Money Card for many years when I did not have a checking account.

    Money Orders at Walmart: How Much?

    Money Orders at Walmart: How Much?

    by Dorsi Diaz27

  • IRS Form 1099 is used to report income or earnings paid to you. Self-employed receive a 1099-MISC and must report it on a Schedule C. Other common Form 1099s that can be received include 1099-INT, 1099-DIV, 1099-R, 1099-B, and SSA-1099. Form 1099-C is used to report cancellation of debt. Form 1099-K is used to report third party or credit card transactions paid to you.

    What Is a 1099 and Why Did I Get One?

    What Is a 1099 and Why Did I Get One?

    by bankscottage0

  • Here goes my best effort to explain what Bitcoin is and how it works, in terms that “normal” people can understand.

    What the Heck Is Bitcoin?

    What the Heck Is Bitcoin?

    by Carolyn Fields2

  • A will is one of the most important documents you will ever sign. This article explains why.

    Why You Need a Will

    Why You Need a Will

    by Katie0

  • Whether you are new to trading or you have been trading for many years, there are books that every trader must read because it is one of the best ways to become more successful and improve profitability in trading. These are some of the best-selling books on trading that every serious trader should read and own.

    Top 10 Best Stock Trading Books Every Serious Stock Trader Should Read

    Top 10 Best Stock Trading Books Every Serious Stock Trader Should Read

    by lady rain3

  • One of the immediate concerns after someone close to you passes away is their funeral. This article discusses the available options for paying for a funeral and what restrictions may exist.

    How to Pay For a Funeral

    How to Pay For a Funeral

    by Katie0

  • Ready to design your own personal financial plan? Here are the tools professional financial planners use to create a personal financial plan.

    Design Your Personal Financial Plan

    Design Your Personal Financial Plan

    by Christine Williams0

  • Mastering Bitcoin may have a steep learning curve but if you're looking to trade this popular cryptocurrency, there are easy ways to get involved.

    How to Trade Bitcoin With a Forex Broker

    How to Trade Bitcoin With a Forex Broker

    by Rosemary Barnes0

  • Do you know the pros and cons of a car donation? When you donate your car, how much of the car's value goes to charitable causes? Find out the good, bad and ugly side of car donations. Read more...

    Car Donation to Charity: Pros and Cons

    Car Donation to Charity: Pros and Cons

    by MKayo11

  • Contrary to what you might have heard, investing is not the realm of the rich and powerful with lots of expertise. No, everyone can and should learn about investing.

    Best Way to Start Investing

    Best Way to Start Investing

    by Finn Mauritzen1

  • The concept of retirement has evolved in our lifetime. Retirement used to involve three steps: work and save (most of your life), then quit working (at the magic age of 65), and then enjoy your golden years (in the few you have left). Longer lifespans and a radically different social and personal economic environment have shifted us away from retirement. A defined period of retirement is being replaced by a more indefinite period of active adult living.

    Retirement Is out, the Active Adult Lifestyle Is in

    Retirement Is out, the Active Adult Lifestyle Is in

    by jstankevicz19

  • It's hard enough to actually sit down and create a budget, let alone stick to it! While it may seem daunting, I'm here to show you that you don't have to have a degree in finance to get your finances in order.

    Basics of Budgeting

    Basics of Budgeting

    by Stephanie Lynn2

  • Bitcoin has finally reached a new all-time high. Some stated that bitcoin wouldn't make it this far, yet bitcoin continues to soar to greater values. Alex investigates the bitcoin phenomenon.

    Bitcoin New All-Time High!

    Bitcoin New All-Time High!

    by Alexander James Guckenberger6

  • Whether you're interested in investing for the future, or just to have some money put away for a "rainy day" or emergency, saving money when you don't have much can be tough. Here are some tips.

    How to Save Money When You're Broke

    How to Save Money When You're Broke

    by Andrew Smith9

  • The Price-to-Earnings-to-Growth ratio (PEG ratio) is a reliable stock valuation metric that can be utilized to find undervalued stocks. Learn how to use the PEG ratio to improve investment decisions.

    Finding Undervalued Stocks Using the PEG Ratio

    Finding Undervalued Stocks Using the PEG Ratio

    by John Coviello3

  • To assess the true value and potential gains ahead for various cryptocurrencies that are alternatives to Bitcoin, it is important to research how various cryptocurrencies derive their valuations.

    Top Cryptocurrencies That Are Alternatives to Bitcoin

    Top Cryptocurrencies That Are Alternatives to Bitcoin

    by John Coviello0

  • The beginning of college can be a very stressful time. So, to help you a little during this important transition, I have come up with eight different ways in which you can save money during this hectic time.

    How to Save Money When You're in College

    How to Save Money When You're in College

    by Silvia Munguia1

  • With a simple weekly deposit plan using one of three options, you can save over $1,000, $1,378 to be exact, in one year!

    How to Save Over $1000 in a Year

    How to Save Over $1000 in a Year

    by Alex Kearney0

  • Renting a vehicle can be extremely stressful, especially if you're renting for necessity as opposed to pleasure. This article will talk about how to prepare yourself ahead of time and avoid the stress at the counter.

    What to Expect When Renting a Car

    What to Expect When Renting a Car

    by Devon Lemieux4

  • As a bank teller, I am exposed to quite a number of customer errors regarding their checks. These errors can cause all sorts of trouble for everyone involved. Although some tellers take the liberty of correcting certain mistakes, officially they...

    Five Most Common Check Writing Mistakes

    Five Most Common Check Writing Mistakes

    by jimbody34

  • Utilities include: gas, water, sewer, electric, and heat. These utilities will go on form 8829 as they are deductions through the business use of the home. When you are filing for a business use of home, there is a space to place your utilities....

    Utilities as Business Deductions for Income Tax Purposes

    Utilities as Business Deductions for Income Tax Purposes

    by Chrystal Mahan0

  • A money envelope system is a free way that you can save more of your money and stay on budget. Learn the secrets of using the money envelope system to end up with extra money!

    The Money Envelope System: Save More Money!

    The Money Envelope System: Save More Money!

    by Dr Penny Pincher6

  • Many identity-theft-protection and credit-reporting companies offer services that claim to scan the dark web for the user's personal information. However, is it really possible for these companies to scan for this information, and if they can, is it really a service worth paying for?

    Can Credit Companies Really Monitor the Dark Web?

    Can Credit Companies Really Monitor the Dark Web?

    by Amber0

  • This budget process ensures every single dollar you are spending is included, so you can see where money is spent, and where money can be saved. Authored by a Chartered Accountant.

    Finding Savings in Your Family Budget

    Finding Savings in Your Family Budget

    by Alison0

  • It's human nature to compare oneself to others. We all know that it can put our budgets at risk whenever we try to keep up with the Joneses. But reading personal finance blogs, helpful as they can be, aren't we just trying to keep up with others, too?

    Budgets:  The Toxicity of Comparison

    Budgets: The Toxicity of Comparison

    by Sarah0

  • Selling stock options has been likened to operating your own high tech casino on the internet. Stock options buyers are likened to casino gamblers who lose their bets most of the time. Who wins? You, the option seller!

    Stock Options Trading Is Like Owning an Online Casino

    Stock Options Trading Is Like Owning an Online Casino

    by Daniel Mollat2

  • I never thought I would ever be thankful that I had student loans. Then I started paying them off and that was a better education that the schooling they had payed for.

    Student Loans: My Biggest and Best Mistake

    Student Loans: My Biggest and Best Mistake

    by Mario Fox0

  • Don’t get frustrated with all the information on stock market charts and tables. Learn the basics so you safely and profitably buy and sell stocks.

    How to Read Stock Market Charts

    How to Read Stock Market Charts

    by Doug West0

  • Find out the pros and cons of debt consolidation, one of the most popular forms of debt reduction. You will also learn which debt consolidation companies are the best for 2016.

    Find out If Debt Consolidation Is Right for You

    Find out If Debt Consolidation Is Right for You

    by Gregory DeVictor0

  • If you are planning to remarry after a divorce, these tips and suggestions for how stepfamilies and remarried partners can discuss money issues and overcome common financial problems are for you.

    How to Deal with Money Problems in a Blended Family

    How to Deal with Money Problems in a Blended Family

    by Sadie Holloway0

  • If you have struggled with your financial situation, this article is for you. Learn how to think differently about your money, budget, and pay off debt.

    Finances: How to Get Out of Debt

    Finances: How to Get Out of Debt

    by MD Jackson MSIOP1

  • You'll find important information in Most Important Documents to Keep in a Fireproof Safe. There are other items besides a will, jewelry, and money to protect with a fireproof safe.

    Most Important Documents to Keep in Your Home Safe

    Most Important Documents to Keep in Your Home Safe

    by Loraine Brummer18

  • 401(k) loans are generally discouraged by "financial advisors". I have taken out 401(k) loans three times in my life and I have not regretted it yet. Here, I discuss the pros, cons, and gray area in between.

    Should I Take out a 401(k) Loan?

    Should I Take out a 401(k) Loan?

    by Mr-Mediocre0

  • This article offers a simple explanation of a fundamental aspect of Blockchain: cryptography based on digital signatures. You will be introduced to both symmetric and asymmetric key cryptographies.

    Unblocking the Blockchain: Private-Key Cryptography

    Unblocking the Blockchain: Private-Key Cryptography

    by Heng Kiong Yap0

  • Understanding what options are and the basic principles of how to trade options can alleviate traders and investors fear of trading options and open up a whole new realm of trading choices.

    How to Trade Options

    How to Trade Options

    by John Coviello5

  • There are many reasons why you should NOT get a private student loan. If I can warn you about one thing, avoid Sallie Mae's private student loans at all costs! And here's why...

    The Negatives of Borrowing Student Loans

    The Negatives of Borrowing Student Loans

    by Kitty Fields52

  • Making money trading is not about how much money you can make. Looking at how little money you lose or give back is more important. Learn how to set a stop loss to help protect your money.

    Essential Risk Management for Trading

    Essential Risk Management for Trading

    by Chris Andrews0

  • It should be common knowledge that at some point in your life you will end up in debt. Whether you're buying your first home or applying for a student loan, debt is an ugly reality that can stick with you longer than your initial investment. Avoid the pitfalls of long-term debt by reading below.

    Money Saving Tips for the Debt-Ridden Millenial

    Money Saving Tips for the Debt-Ridden Millenial

    by Megan Nelson0

  • Most people heard about cryptocurrencies and Bitcoin but few know about the blockchain, the technology that powers all cryptocurrencies. The blockchain is a new disruptive technology that will change everything in tech and finance.

    What Is Blockchain Technology? Basic Guide for Beginners

    What Is Blockchain Technology? Basic Guide for Beginners

    by Alexandra Vasiliu0

  • The 4% Rule is a guideline to help retirees determine how much they can safely withdraw from their nest egg each year. Before examining how the "4% Rule" applies to early retirement, let's look at the more traditional concept of retirement.

    The

    The "4% Rule" and Early Retirement

    by Ari Lamstein7

  • Roth or Traditional IRAs for housewives and stay-at-home moms. Misconceptions about opening a Spousal IRA. Brokerages with low minimum investment IRAs to get you started.

    IRAs Are for Housewives Too

    IRAs Are for Housewives Too

    by Stove And Home0

  • Investment is a commitment and you should weigh all options before starting a savings plan or buying your first shares. So which is better for you? Unit trust or shares? Let's find out.

    Which Should I Choose, Shares or Funds?

    Which Should I Choose, Shares or Funds?

    by Shawn Erasto0

  • You're probably so busy doing your work as well as paperwork and marketing that you couldn't possibly do one more thing. But there is one very big thing that you musn't forget: retirement planning.

    Retirement for Freelancers and Self-Employed People

    Retirement for Freelancers and Self-Employed People

    by Brainy Bunny2

  • As a mortgage broker, people often ask me "should I refinance my mortgage?" Mortgage refinance rates are only part of the story. You need to know your plans, the cost of the loan, and the new rate.

    Should I Refinance My Mortgage?

    Should I Refinance My Mortgage?

    by Dominic Joseph0

  • Looking to start or go back to school? Check out dozens of ways to think out of the box, save money on college . . . even go to college for free!

    How to Save Money on a College Education

    How to Save Money on a College Education

    by Christine Williams1

  • Early retirement is a big step in one's life. Are you ready to retire? Learn how the stages of retirement affect your role and focus in life. Retirement plans may change after you analyze your income, savings and necessary life adjustments.

    How to Adjust to Early Retirement

    How to Adjust to Early Retirement

    by Dianna Mendez94

  • Is a credit card a convenient tool, or is it an expensive way to borrow that can saddle you with serious debt? This article looks at the pros and cons.

    The Pros and Cons of Credit Cards

    The Pros and Cons of Credit Cards

    by Paul Goodman1

  • Four factors could make XRP (Ripple) increase in price: an anticipated SEC ruling, listing on Coinbase, expanded use of xRapid, and a projected SBI Holdings currency exchange.

    Factors That Affect the Price of XRP

    Factors That Affect the Price of XRP

    by Deniz Burunlu0

  • When you can't get more income, sometimes it's necessary to reduce the ougoing. It is possible to live on less than a thousand a month, even if it isn't comfortable. Whether living this way gives you a leg up, or a better handle, pick and choose to find a perfect fit for you.

    Reducing Outgoing Expenditures to Make Money Go Further

    Reducing Outgoing Expenditures to Make Money Go Further

    by AlexiaFox0

  • Planning your monthly finances is the best way to ensure you'll never miss a bill, and you'll always have money to spend on the things that really matter to you.

    How To Make A Budget Plan

    How To Make A Budget Plan

    by Laura Jacques0

  • I'm a consumer, not a life insurance agent. I tell you what I've learned about looking for affordable life insurance.

    How to Get Cheap Life Insurance

    How to Get Cheap Life Insurance

    by Virginia Kearney7

  • Cryptocurrency exchanges are not all the same. Here are the top 10 crypto-exchanges to watch in 2018 and beyond and the cryptocurrency market explodes creating wealth for the masses.

    10 Cryptocurrency Exchanges for 2018

    10 Cryptocurrency Exchanges for 2018

    by Richard Bivins5

  • Investing in the stock market can be bewildering. But the basics of how anyone makes money in stock and shares is simple. Keep these simple ideas in mind whenever you are thinking about investing in the stock market.

    Three Ways to Make Money on the Stock Market

    Three Ways to Make Money on the Stock Market

    by Cruncher0

  • Options are fairly simple derivatives, but do have some complex properties. Before trading options, either to speculate or hedge, it is important to become familiar with those properties.

    An In-Depth Guide to Options Trading: The Basics

    An In-Depth Guide to Options Trading: The Basics

    by WallStreetBro0

  • If you are currently receiving disability benefits, you may be subjected to a review of your disability to see if you are disabled. Here I will write about the review process and give some advice.

    The Social Security Disability Review

    The Social Security Disability Review

    by Sunshine Days0

  • You're ready to pay off debt and you want to know how to stay motivated? Read this for tips on being motivated, what to do when you get weak, and how to eliminate the need to be motivated. It's time to take back your life and money.

    How to Stay Motivated to Pay Off Debt

    How to Stay Motivated to Pay Off Debt

    by Dennis Ebris0

  • NVDA stock has returned over 600 percent in the past two years, but is now down 17 percent from its June 9 high.

    Why Is Nvidia Stock Going Down?

    Why Is Nvidia Stock Going Down?

    by Stephen Sinclair0

  • Don't let old furniture sit around and collect dust—donate it! You will be surprised to find how easy it is to donate furniture—many organizations pick it up for you, plus you can enjoy a nice tax deduction.

    Furniture Donation Pickup: Tips and Advice

    Furniture Donation Pickup: Tips and Advice

    by Simone Haruko Smith4

  • Learn how to use a 401k plan to maximize your savings for retirement. How do 401k plans boost your retirement savings? How can you get the most from a 401k plan?

    Fidelity 401k Retirement Tips

    Fidelity 401k Retirement Tips

    by Dr Penny Pincher0

  • Blockchain technologies have changed the way we see, manage and store data. A truly decentralised and robust medium for recording electronic transactions, blockchain is fast becoming a norm for all digitised businesses with business agreements being made and managed via Smart Contracts.

    Unblocking the Blockchain: What Is Blockchain?

    Unblocking the Blockchain: What Is Blockchain?

    by Heng Kiong Yap0

  • What is with all this hype regarding Prosper.com and other peer to peer lending networks? Can you really get a personal loan at a reasonable rate from a group of complete strangers? Well I will try and explain all you'll need to know and hopefully...

    Prosper Review – Read This Before Signing Up

    Prosper Review – Read This Before Signing Up

    by lsfinancial23

  • There are two fundamental cryptographic concepts holding the Blockchain together. Digital Signature and Hashing ensure that the transactions on a Blockchain are only carried out by legitimate persons, and that the records remain free from manipulation.

    Unblocking the Blockchain: Hashing

    Unblocking the Blockchain: Hashing

    by Heng Kiong Yap0

  • Micro investing involves saving very small amounts of money regularly. This article explains the easy way you can invest your loose change.

    Micro Investing Explained

    Micro Investing Explained

    by Alison0

  • This hub gives my thoughts of what steps you need to take to become a successful trader. There are no magic systems, but there are certain rules that will help you to stay in the game

    Trading - Some Simple Rules to Keep You Solvent

    Trading - Some Simple Rules to Keep You Solvent

    by Mallory Eyres0

  • The Rental Car business is very cyclical. There are good times and bad times to rent a car. This article will show you when you can get the most selection at the best price.

    The Best Times to Rent a Car

    The Best Times to Rent a Car

    by Devon Lemieux2

  • Most who buy money orders don't give a second thought to where it was purchased. Ask when you purchase one if the receiver can cash it at the chain of stores it was purchased from.

    MoneyGram Money Orders

    MoneyGram Money Orders

    by BODYLEVIVE7

  • How to cancel a credit card by calling or sending a secure message. Learn about how closing a card can hurt your credit score and how to decide when it's a good idea to close it.

    How to Cancel a Credit Card

    How to Cancel a Credit Card

    by Katy Medium0

  • A peek into what life is like for people after they leave the world of work that can help readers prepare for their own retirement.

    What to Expect When You Retire

    What to Expect When You Retire

    by Sondra Rochelle5

  • Blockchain uses Public-key Cryptography (asymmetric key algorithms) to protect transaction messages across the network. In Blockchain, digital signatures based upon public-key cryptography are used to prove that a message originates from a specific person and no one else.

    Unblocking the Blockchain: Public-Key Cryptography

    Unblocking the Blockchain: Public-Key Cryptography

    by Heng Kiong Yap0

  • Annuities are attractive because they offer a decent rate of return with very little underlying risk to investment capital, which makes them desirable investments.

    What Is an Annuity Investment?

    What Is an Annuity Investment?

    by John Coviello2

  • There are two main cryptographic concepts that form the basis of a Blockchain network. The first is hashing, and the second is digital signatures. A Digital signature proves the identity of a sender with the private key that claims ownership of assets described in a transaction.

    Unblocking the Blockchain: Cryptography and Digital Signatures

    Unblocking the Blockchain: Cryptography and Digital Signatures

    by Heng Kiong Yap0

  • Most of my trades always went against me at first. I found a solution, and a method to avoid losing money. Placing trades at the bid or asking price increased the odds of going in the right direction from the start.

    Tips for Successful Day Trading: A Personal Experience

    Tips for Successful Day Trading: A Personal Experience

    by Glenn Stok8

  • On 23rd June 2016, the UK voted to leave the European Union. Whilst many predict Brexit to be a disaster for the economy and personal finance, here are some ways you can benefit.

    Benefiting Financially from Brexit

    Benefiting Financially from Brexit

    by Stephanie Elford1

  • Before making a big purchase such as a car or a house it’s a good idea to check your credit score if you are planning to apply for a loan or mortgage. Some websites offer free credit reports, but beware of hidden charges.

    The Problem With Free Credit Reports

    The Problem With Free Credit Reports

    by Paola Bassanese0

  • With so many retirement savings options available, it is hard to pick the right one for you. This article covers the basics on IRAs, Roth IRAs, 401(k)s, Health Savings Accounts, and more.

    Retirement Account Options Explained

    Retirement Account Options Explained

    by Doug West2

  • Following the trend of the Nasdaq, FB recently dipped by 5 percent, and NVDA and TSLA stocks dipped by about 20 percent. FB and NVDA have since bounced hard, while TSLA appears to have stalled. Why?

    Nvidia, Facebook, and Tesla: 'Tennis Balls and Eggs'

    Nvidia, Facebook, and Tesla: 'Tennis Balls and Eggs'

    by Stephen Sinclair2

  • Each currency pair has its own special unique relationship which means you need to take account of subtle differences when trading the pair. Some factors that make this pair move.

    What Is the Long Term Forecast for USD/JPY?

    What Is the Long Term Forecast for USD/JPY?

    by Mallory Eyres0

  • Bonds or bond funds should be an important part of every investors portfolio. They offer a steady return on your investment without the volitality of the stock market.

    Investing in Bonds – The Basics

    Investing in Bonds – The Basics

    by Doug West0

  • I have worked as an accountant for over twenty years for non-profits, governmental units, and manufacturing companies. Budgets have been under my management for many years. I’ve even worked on the budget committee at a church.

    4 Myths About Budgeting

    4 Myths About Budgeting

    by Rebecca Graf0

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