Financial Education

The Best Personal Finance Resources for Beginners
Liann

The Best Personal Finance Resources for Beginners

Personal finance encompasses various aspects of individual and household money management. There is no one-size-fits-all approach to finances; what works for others might not work for you. How you choose to budget, save, and invest is unique to you. However,

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Broken Windows and Money Management
Liann

Broken Windows and Money Management

Theory and practice can help us better understand human behavioral responses to changes in physical environments and economic conditions. I, for one, can appreciate a logical breakdown of human reaction. While theory and practice cannot fully anticipate behavior due to

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15 Signs of Financial Stability
Liann

15 Signs of Financial Stability

What does it mean to be financially stable? Financial stability means different things to different people. It’s subjective and personal. For some, it means holding down a good job and supporting oneself. Others define it as maintaining a debt-free lifestyle

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Understanding Your Credit Score
Liann

A Guide to Understanding Your Credit Score

Your credit score is the key to borrowing money. If you plan on taking out a loan through a traditional lender, such as a bank or credit union, then you should be paying close attention to this little number. CREDIT

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Finance Tips for College-Bound Teens
Liann

My Personal Finance Tips for College-Bound Teens

College is an experience. It reveals a world of freedom, choice, and knowledge. It can also be the birthplace of terrible financial habits that could last nearly a lifetime. Over half of American students graduate with student loan debt, which

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Foster Financial Independence
Liann

Tips to Foster Financial Independence in Children

The United States is facing a massive lack of financial independence. In fact, the National Debt currently stands at more than $30 trillion! With the country normalizing debt, the trickle-down impact of financial irresponsibility is painfully apparent. Financial Literacy A

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30 Ways to be Financially Fit by 30
Liann

30 Ways to be Financially Fit by 30

30 – an age of youth, fun, and freedom with a little more money. In your thirties, you generally find yourself young enough to take on new adventures and wise enough to avoid the pitfalls of twenty-something mistakes. Life should

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Financial Literacy
Brian

Financial Literacy in America

Financial literacy plays a huge role in one’s life when managing personal finances. If you are not financially literate, then you cannot effectively plan or achieve the financial future you want. Financial literacy means you possess the understanding in various

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