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The Rule of 10

How much is $100 worth in 30 years? If it grows at 8% a year, it'll be worth over a thousand dollars. Learn how the Rule of 10 can be your friend in learning how to save for your retirement.

Don't Fall Victim to Mimetic Desire

Mimetic desire is a theory that your desires are influenced by the people around you. Conceptualized by a 20th-century French philosopher, mimetic desire is present in almost everything we do. Learn how to leverage it for good and resist it when it's bad.

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Chase Business Complete Banking Review

With a wide range of small business products and services, Chase is one of the top business banks in the U.S. But can Chase Business Complete Banking compete with lower-cost accounts offered by fintechs and online banks? Learn more.

Apps Like Acorns

Acorns is a popular investing app with a round-up saving feature that automates the investing process. However, it's far from the only investing app available. Here are six more apps like Acorns. Learn more.

The fundamental misunderstanding about budgeting

Budgeting suffers from a marketing problem. We all misunderstand the purpose of a budget and often think solely about how it's about restriction. Budgeting is about freeing your spending, not tying it up.

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Best 12-Month CD Rates – 5.30% APY (February 2024)

Certificates of deposit are a reliable way to earn a higher rate of interest and the 12-month term is a sweet spot for a higher rate but shorter term. This way you can get yield without locking up your funds for a long period of time.

Best No Penalty CD Rates – 5.41% APY (February 2024)

With interest rates rising, many investors want to take advantage of the highest deposit rates they’ve seen in years. A no-penalty CD lets you withdraw some or all your funds from the certificate before the maturity date without paying the penalty. Here are the best no-penalty CD rates currently available.


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17 Best Work From Home Online Jobs (2024)

Looking for a flexible way to earn money from home? Check out our list of the best work from home online jobs. Our picks include options for all skill levels and interests, with an emphasis on remote work with flexible hours.

How to Get Free Stock from These 8 Brokerage Companies

Discover how you can get free stock from top brokerage companies. Our guide covers the best offers and promotions from online brokers and shows you how to claim your free shares or big cash offers for ACAT transfers.

How to invest in yourself

If you want to grow, you have to invest in yourself. Whether you improve your skills or just buy new technology, investing in yourself can lead to many positive improvements in your work and life.

7 income streams of millionaires: an open discussion of passive income

Explore the different income streams that millionaires use to build passive income and achieve financial independence. Our open discussion covers a range of options, from real estate investing to building a business, and provides insights into how to create your own passive income streams.

How to Make Money with AI

Many people worry that AI is going to take their job. After all, the technology is already capable of performing thousands of different tasks more quickly and efficiently than any human. But can AI actually help you make money? Learn more.

12 Best Online Typing Jobs and Where to Find Work

Do you enjoy computer work and have an ability to type quickly? If so, our list of the best online typing jobs may interest you. From data entry to transcription to freelance writing to blogging, we show you where to find work and how much you can earn. Learn more.

The fundamental misunderstanding about budgeting

Budgeting suffers from a marketing problem. We all misunderstand the purpose of a budget and often think solely about how it's about restriction. Budgeting is about freeing your spending, not tying it up.

How to Redeem Your Costco Reward Certificate

Did you get a Costco reward certificate and are wondering how to redeem it? We explain how you can get it direct deposited, with step by step instructions, plus the fastest way to get it redeemed in store.

10 AI Apps to Help You Save Money

AI-powered apps are making our lives easier in so many ways. But did you know that they can also help you manage your money? Here are 10 of the best AI apps to help you save money. Learn more.

Apps Like Acorns

Acorns is a popular investing app with a round-up saving feature that automates the investing process. However, it's far from the only investing app available. Here are six more apps like Acorns. Learn more.

E*Trade Review (2024): Features, Pricing, Pros and Cons

E*Trade is an online brokerage offering free stock and ETF trades, along with managed investment portfolios. But with no fractional investing or ability to buy and sell crypto tokens, it might not be for everyone. Learn more in our E*Trade review.

ESOP vs. ESPP: What You Need to Know

Employee Stock Ownership Plans (ESOPs) and Employee Stock Purchase Plans (ESPPs) are valuable employee benefits that not all companies offer. Here's what you need to know about their similarities, differences, tax treatments, and whether or not you should sign up. Learn more.

What Is an ESPP and Should I Participate in One?

An employee stock purchase plan, or ESPP, allows employees to purchase company stock at a discount. Unfortunately, not all companies offer ESPPs. Find out how ESPPs work and whether you should join an ESPP if given the opportunity. Learn more.


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Drawing Your Financial Map

Learn how a financial map can show you how your accounts are connected and areas where you can simplify it.

Do You Have a Treasure Map?

A Treasure Map is a guide to your finances in case you are unable to explain it due to death, disability, or disappearance. Learn what you should put in it to make it easier for the ones you love.


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Epic Life Events

These are those events in your life that seem EPIC at the time, simply because it's your first. Looking back, they're not as daunting and we can help you get them right the first time.

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Grand Goals

Grand Goals are laser-focused guides for achieving a financial goal. They aren't textbooks teaching you every aspect, they're a series of levers you can pull to get what you want.

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Money Saving Guides

These guides will show you the tactics I use to save thousands of dollars each year. And they don't involve cutting out something as vital as coffee or whatever your favorite vice might be.

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