9 Ways to Hide Your Valuables & Cash “In Plain Sight”

Although none of us like to think about our homes being burglarized, it's a good idea to put money, jewelry and other valuables in a safe place. A hidden, locking, fireproof safe is probably your best bet for your most precious valuable, but here are a few other ideas for hiding valuables and cash in…

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Quick Tip: Bank Your Savings

What do you do with the money you save when you use your grocery store bonus card, shop with a coupon or score a great deal? What if, instead of just going along your way, you stopped and transferred the amount you saved from your checking account into a special savings account? Now, I know…

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Simplify Your Finances by Being Realistic with Your Budget

This week we're talking about simplifying family life. Tune in all week for strategies and tips for every area of life, and if you're looking for more in-depth resources, be sure to check out the Huge Simplify Family Life eBook Sale! Earlier this week, we talked about how paying off debt simplifies your life, but…

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Do You Have a Plan if Your Wallet is Lost or Stolen?

Losing your wallet -- or worse, having it stolen -- is stressful, not just because of the worry of identity theft but also because your left without your identification and methods of payment. One thing you can do to make it a little less stressful is keep a list of everything in your wallet, along…

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Personal Finance Blogs to Add to Your Feed Reader

Although personal finance has gotten a lot of attention in the last few years because of the recession, it's really an important topic regardless of the economic climate. Whether you're working toward paying off debt, trying to save for retirement or just trying to make ends meet, here are 9 personal finance blogs to inspire…

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3 Reasons to Prepare Financially for Divorce (Even if You Never Will)

The following post is from Linsey of Wise Bread.com, Lille Punkin' and 1099 Mom:   Among some circles, the word “pre-nup” can be a dirty word. It conveys that you are leaving a possibility for divorce in the future, and therefore may somehow think it into being. Realists, idealists, negative types, and hopeful romantics all…

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