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The “Inside Scoop” on How to $ave on Energy

Have you had “dreams” of one day having enough money to start contributing to your 401K? Or even a little extra cash to establish and emergency savings account? 575 more words

Frugal Living

Only 22% of Americans have recommended amount of emergency savings

Reflecting the sobering reality that many Americans live paycheck to paycheck, fully 29 percent of Americans have no emergency savings.

That’s according to a report released this morning by Bankrate.com… 89 more words


Save Money With A Little Thought, Gumption and Courage

Action Tip:  Can you turn a budget buster into a money saving opportunity? For instance, suppose your washing machine stops. Instead of contacting a repairman, try looking online for some fix-it tips. 37 more words

Action Tips

Set It and Forget It

Action Tip:  The easiest way to save is to set it and forget it. Direct deposit savings from your paycheck. This is easier and more effective than trying to force yourself to save by sheer will. 25 more words

Action Tips

Quiz: Financial Emergencies - What should you do?

1. TRUE or FALSE – You should only set aside enough money in an emergency savings fund to cover one month’s worth of living expenses. 394 more words

Personal Financial Assistance

Intro to Living Unencumbered

What if your single source of income was cut off today? What if you lost your job or had to move in 24 hours? Think about it. 687 more words