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Improving performance of your mutual funds portfolio

Very often investors wonder on why they fell short of their savings goals in spite of putting money in recommended mutual funds and things they could have done to improve the mutual fund performance. 269 more words

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The Hustler Mindset

Our culture today has become so enamored with the zero-to-hero entrepreneur–the innovative masterminds such as Bezos, Gates, Musk, and Schultz. The influx of periodicals, articles, networking events, clubs, and books on the topic has only served to further the romanticization of the idea and word “entrepreneur” to the point that the term has become a trite cliché. 1,148 more words

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Index Fund vs. Mutual Fund?

While researching how I should start investing, the majority consensus was to go with index funds over mutual funds. Well, that raised (not begged) the question, “What’s the difference between the two?” 100 more words

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Stress Spending

I hope I’m not the only one who indulges in stress spending!

The past couple of weeks have been very stressful at work, and I’ve been working a lot more hours because of it. 405 more words


Grateful, grateful, grateful

I’m so grateful to be working again at a job I mostly love. It hadn’t really sunk in that I was unemployed. And after I substitute taught for half a day (5th graders) I decided that definitely wasn’t for me. 107 more words

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Debt vs. Savings: The Payoff Conundrum

Should I pay off my debt with extra income, or save it?

There will come a time in every person’s financial journey where they are faced with a question: should I be paying down my debts, or saving my money? 771 more words

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The legacy baby boomers should leave

Thanks primarily to their parents and a cohort of visionary politicians, neither of which they had much control over, baby boomers have long been described as the ‘lucky generation’. 803 more words