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  • Budgeting can be a difficult subject, largely because it gets a lot of negative publicity as a last resort for people who have mismanaged their personal finances. But the reality is that budgeting is exactly what people need in order to avoid money problems. Avoiding addressing your budget concerns only make it more challenging in [...] The post Budgeting Basics: Six Steps For Creating And Keeping...

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  • Traveling outside of the United States offers unlimited, wonderful experiences. But when you leave the country, the mighty United States dollar may not be as easy to use as it is at home. Whether you find yourself in need of Euros, Pesos, Pounds, Yen, or something else, follow these steps to safely pay when traveling [...] The post How to Pay when Traveling Abroad appeared first on SelectQuote Blo...

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  • If you’ve purchased a new car anytime in the past few years, you’re driving what amounts to a powerful motorized computer that can reach highway speeds in seconds. Beyond the many mechanical and electrical functions your car’s computer systems control or monitor, are many helpful features and enticing distractions on that glowing computer screen that [...] The post How to Curb the Growing Dangers ...

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  • Early retirement has always been a dream of many people, but some are taking solid steps today to ensure an early retirement. Why work until you are 65 or 70 years old when you might be able to retire at 50 or even younger? Follow these steps to get on track for an early retirement. [...] The post Steps to Take to Retire Early appeared first on SelectQuote Blog.

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  • Chances are you’re going to buy lots of stuff this year. Sometimes you have no choice about when to shop, like when the ‘fridge is running on empty, your microwave nukes its last leftover or your clothes washer gurgles a death rattle. Many purchases, however – big and little – can wait until the time [...] The post Plan Ahead to Get the Best Shopping Deals appeared first on SelectQuote Blog.

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  • The new year is a perfect time to review your finances. From your investments to your loans, it is important to check in, make sure everything is as you expect. January is a perfect time give your finances a good audit. While you are at it, the start of the year is a great time [...] The post 9 Questions to Ask your Financial Advisor to Start the Year Off Right appeared first on SelectQuote Blog.

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  • People often get nervous about shopping for life insurance because it seems complicated. That’s understandable. Sometimes it seems filing taxes may be easier than figuring insurance costs and policy plans. The good news is that there are a lot of sources for helpful tips out there to get you through the process, so do your [...] The post Some Questions to Ask When Considering Life Insurance appear...

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  • You’ve survived the big spending season known as the holidays and may be dismayed at the state of your finances – credit card bills due, depleted funds in your savings account and a general feeling of being broke. Welcome to January. If you’re like many people who make New Year’s resolutions, you may be dreaming [...] The post Little Changes in Daily Habits Can Produce Big Savings appeared first o...

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  • Few people want to work forever, which means you will need savings. While every American is already saving some thanks to Social Security, you’ll likely need more if you want to maintain the same standard of living in retirement you enjoy today. And if you want to have a dream retirement, you’ll definitely need to [...] The post Estimate Your Income in Retirement Annually appeared first on SelectQ...

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  • The statistics are sobering: 62 percent of Americans reported having less than $1,000 in savings. A full 20 percent have no savings accounts at all. And 78 percent of full-time workers indicate they are living paycheck to paycheck. Living paycheck to paycheck is a frustrating reality that many Americans feel trapped by, but it doesn’t [...] The post How You Can Stop Living Paycheck to Paycheck app...

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  • Less than half of New Year’s Resolutions last more than six months, even though most of them are designed to be longer-term improvements. Financial resolutions may fare even worse, since it seems like there’s always some bill waiting to be paid, some upcharge that’s impossible to avoid, or some unexpected expense. But that doesn’t mean [...] The post New Year’s Resolutions: Money Edition appeared ...

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  • Life insurance and retirement planning may not seem to have much in common. You think of life insurance as planning ahead for your beneficiaries, while investing for retirement is planning for your own future. Yet, life insurance can be an important part of retirement planning, some financial advisers say. Consider these points as you weigh [...] The post Consider Life Insurance for Retirement Inv...

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  • If holiday shopping and social obligations have you seeing nothing but dollar signs, you can easily turn worry about your shrinking bank account and growing credit card debt into positive steps for the coming year. Take a little time now – in this busy month of December – to make small changes that will put [...] The post Six Holiday Tips to Improve Your Finances in 2018 appeared first on SelectQu...

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  • When you have young children, choosing the best childcare situation – and figuring out how to pay for it – can be a major cause of stress. Some families choose to have a parent stay home while their kids are young, but many just can’t make the numbers work … or simply don’t want to. [...] The post The Childcare Choice: Costs and Benefits of Nannies and Daycares appeared first on SelectQuote Blog.

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  • So long, Black Friday. Sayonara, Cyber Monday. It’s the thick of the holiday shopping season. If all your gifts are bought, congratulations. If not, you have plenty of company to stress about buying, wrapping and delivering gifts for the next couple of weeks. With all the holiday hustle and bustle, you’re normal budget judgement may [...] The post Holiday Gifts : Save or Splurge appeared first on ...

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  • Every year, the Plutus Awards recognizes and honors the greatest personal finance blogs, podcasts and content creators in a variety of financial niches. These finalists were voted on by other financial bloggers, so you know they are top of the line. Consider adding these blogs and podcasts to your regular rotation. Each shares high quality, [...] The post And the Winner is … 15 Best Personal Finan...

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  • Paying bills may not be the first thing that people think of when they hear the word retirement, but it’s a reality that retirees, like anyone else, face. With October 15 marking the start of the annual enrollment period for Medicare, now is the perfect time to prepare. Whether you are enrolling for the first [...] The post De-Mystifying Medicare and Medicare Supplement Insurance: Tips for Paying ...

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  • In real estate, there is a concept known as a “starter home.” A starter home is a lower cost home that works great for current needs, but may not be a perfect fit for the long-run. While moving is expensive and can be quite a hassle, it can help you level up your real estate [...] The post Moving to “Level Up” Your Real Estate and Finances appeared first on SelectQuote Blog.

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  • Trying to crack the code on everything auto insurance companies look at when deciding what your premium will be is a little like trying beat search engine algorithms. Something you won’t be able to conquer over a weekend, that’s for sure. The good news, however, is you don’t need to consult a secret playbook to [...] The post Want Lower Car Insurance Premiums? Choose Your Car Carefully. appeared f...

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  • What will your golden years look like? For many people, visions of cruises, beaches, golf courses and grandchildren fill their minds. People are much less likely to imagine the kind of long-term care that is necessary for many aging adults. While it may not be the blissful daydream of our imaginations, preparing for the possibility [...] The post Planning Ahead to Make Your Retirement Years Golden...

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  • We should probably clear something up before talking about this year’s Black Friday: “Just where did that name come from, anyway?” It doesn’t sound very pleasant, after all. Black Friday Origins Nobody ever sat down and declared the day after Thanksgiving to be “Black Friday.” It sort of evolved over time. The day after Thanksgiving [...] The post Black Friday’s Coming. Should You Care? appeared f...

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  • Becoming a grandparent is an experience like no other. Grandparents are often eager to shower the newest apple of their eye with gifts. More than toys and clothes, grandparents can choose to gift whole life insurance to their grandchildren. It is the gift offering peace of mind and financial benefits throughout the child’s life. What [...] The post What You Need to Know About Buying Life Insurance...

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  • Money can’t buy you happiness. It’s an adage reminding us the important things in life aren’t things. And it’s often repeated in times of financial stress or upheaval. But it’s only true to a point. A 2010 Princeton study by Angus Deaton and Daniel Kahneman found money can buy life satisfaction, for a while. They [...] The post Money Can’t Buy Happiness … Right? appeared first on SelectQuote Blog.

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  • The holidays are a time for family, friends and feasts. Time spent together is the most important part of gathering together during the holiday season, but most people admit these gatherings wouldn’t be the same without the food – turkey, pumpkin pie, ham, mulled wine, rum balls and sugar cookies. But somewhere along the way [...] The post Throwing a Thanksgiving or Friendsgiving without breaking ...

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  • As of early 2017, more than 150 million people have used Airbnb, the world’s most popular online marketplace for short-term lodging. Globally, that translates into more than 500,000 stays every night. Still, the market isn’t saturated, especially in certain areas. If you want to become an Airbnb host, the platform – and its massive base [...] The post What You Need to Know Before Renting your Home...

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  • A trip to any supermarket or department store quickly reminds you the holiday season is near. Despite still snacking on pumpkin seeds and Halloween candy, it’s still not too late to make a holiday spending plan. Investing a few hours now to craft a plan can save you time and money to help you survive [...] The post Six Steps to a Financially Happier Holiday Season appeared first on SelectQuote Blo...

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