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The Ongoing Assessment of the Financial Impact of Obamacare

March 31, 2015 12:40 PM0 comments
The Ongoing Assessment of the Financial Impact of Obamacare

The Affordable Care Act, commonly known as ObamaCare, is a law inaugurated under President Obama’s Administration to reform the public health care system in the United States. Its primary objective is to offer and/or increase the affordability, availability, and quality of health insurance to all Americans. Moreover, ObamaCare aims to […]

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Is an Auto Title Loan a Type of Secured Credit?

March 30, 2015 8:50 AM0 comments
Is an Auto Title Loan a Type of Secured Credit?

Photo Credit: http://www.gaebler.com/ A lot of people are turning towards car title loans. This may be because they have poor credit, because they need money very quickly, or because they only have a short term financial emergency. It is generally quicker and easier to turn to these lenders than what it […]

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Better Ways to Budget Money

March 25, 2015 8:39 AM0 comments

  Money doesn’t grow on trees and it doesn’t stick around forever. That is why it is important to work out a budget for your money, which includes budgeting some into a savings account for the future. A budget is basically just a plan for your money, an itemized summary […]

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4 Tips to Save Cash When You’re Moving Abroad

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  Moving anywhere is a balancing act. Managing time, resources, and energy in order to make your move as smooth as possible–it’s hard. This is even more true when you’re moving abroad, the currency exchange alone is headache inducing. Of course, it doesn’t have to be. Here are a few […]

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How to Qualify for Student Loan Forgiveness

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The William D. Ford Direct Loan program or now more commonly known as the Obama Student Loan Forgiveness program is a part of the Health Care and Education Reconciliation Act of 2010. This Act provides a way for students to reduce or eliminate their student loan. As this program is […]

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Here’s How to Know When It’s Time to Get Help with Your Tax Prep

March 24, 2015 9:40 AM0 comments

  The world is full of do-it-yourself projects done by people who shouldn’t have done it themselves. Too late, they realize that they should have called someone to put up that ceiling fan, run that water line to the new fridge, and level out those sagging stairs. Fortunately, in most […]

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What To Do When You Have Bad Credit

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  Most people are concerned about getting a bad credit score, and for good reason. A bad score will affect you negatively in many different ways. For one, it will be harder to get a loan whenever you need the money to pay for your mortgage or your car. Think […]

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4 Ways to Become a Better Self Educated Finance Expert

March 23, 2015 8:50 AM0 comments

  Ever since reading Robert Kiyosaki’s bestselling book Rich Dad, Poor Dad, many of us have been aware of just how important self-educating ourselves in the way of finance is when it comes to our overall monetary wealth. Given the fact that many of us don’t learn about ways to […]

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Employee Retention: Is it so Difficult?

March 22, 2015 9:27 AM0 comments

Gone are the days when only hikes and raises could keep your employees happy. Employee retention has emerged as a primary concern in the uber-competitive market whereby recruiters are coming up with novel strategies almost every day to retain their valued employees. Hikes clearly have ceased be the sole incentive […]

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Apple to replace AT&T in the Dow Jones Industrial

March 19, 2015 8:59 AM0 comments

 Tech giant Apple is joining the Dow Jones Industrial Average, replacing AT&T. The change is expected to take place after the market close on March 18. The change will be effective with the opening of trading on Thursday, March 19. The average change was prompted by Visa’s 4-for-1 stock split, […]

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