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Changing the Savings Mindset

“Cha-ching, cha-ching, cha-ching,” stare at your bank account balances and say cha-ching three times…I promise you, those balances won’t change. Let me instead introduce you to a mindset that has taken me from living check-to-check to having money in the bank while still being able to do the fun things I enjoy. 436 more words

Kahirapan kaninong kasalanan, Ano ang dahilan

Hindi mo kasalanan kung pinanganak kang mahirap, pero kasalanan mo kung namatay kang mahirap. Pero kanino ngaba kasalanan ang kahirapan? Ano ang mga dahilan kung bakit tayo naghihirap at papano natin ito malalabanan? 892 more words

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Making Every Dollar Stretch - ConneXfactor May Update

For the next five months, Connex Credit Union will be working closely with five participants to see who can become the most fiscally fit to win a $3,000 grand prize. 314 more words

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Why It's NOT Okay to Fake It 'Til You Make It

Often, in my work with teens, it becomes very obvious that some are faking it. 

I’m talking about when they tell me and their parents they’re going to do something: they’re going to apply for xx number of scholarships, they’re going to do this, that, or the other. 493 more words

Financial Education

OOPS! Forgot Monday Was A Holiday! PLEASE READ!

Sometimes we can’t keep up with the shift in holidays around here … so I’m giving those who wish to attend the Chicago events (COTA Workshop, Quiet Title Workshop, UCC Workshop) a reprieve from the price increases and am extending the deadline to register until midnight, Friday, May 29th, 2015!   144 more words

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As women, we often accept the first offer without question. Women, by nature, are far less likely than men to negotiate. We don’t like the hassle, the time, and the possible rejection if we try to bargain. 423 more words

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Motivation by results

Lately I am working on starting some new businesses. Traveling, meeting new people, trying to understand new business models, checking the chances and considering risks. 366 more words

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