Health Savings Accounts: How to Choose the Right One for You

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Health Savings Accounts have a wealth of benefits. They can help you save on taxes, bolster your retirement fund and earn tax-free interest on your savings. Thanks to this trifecta of benefits, Forbes contributor John Goodman claims that no other savings vehicle can top an HSA.  However, different HSAs are tailored to different needs. To… Read more »

How to Manage Cash Flow for Your Small Business

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For your small business to be as successful as possible, you need to have a firm grasp on cash flow.  Understanding your cash flow and how to manage it is essential for both long-term stability and confronting issues in the short term.  Read on to learn more about cash management and how you can improve… Read more »

7 Easy Ways to Save Money When Dining Out

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Being smart with your money doesn’t mean that you have to sacrifice the luxury of eating out.  Here are seven strategies to dining out on the cheap, so you can enjoy having someone else cook without taking a bite out of your budget. 1. Opt for Self-Service Restaurants Money Crashers contributor Amy Livingston recommends choosing… Read more »

Three Reasons Women Need to Save More For Retirement

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Retirement is a big goal, no matter how far you are into your career. That’s why everyone needs to account for differences like healthcare needs, time in the workforce and more. Learn three reasons why women need to save more for retirement – and how to get there. Reason #1: Women Tend to Live Longer… Read more »

Get the Most Bang for Your Buck With These Home Investments

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Making upgrades to your home is like an investment – similar to putting money into a retirement account. That’s why it’s important to choose ones that will provide value for you now, save you money over time and make your house worth more in the future.  The following home upgrades check all of these boxes…. Read more »