Posts Tagged ‘ financial goals ’

Get Into Financial Shape This Spring

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With winter ending, this is the perfect time of year to do a financial tune-up.  The economy is still struggling to recover – the unemployment rate is around 8%, but there’s always a silver-lining: the recent stock market rallies and most of the major banks passed the Federal Reserve’s stress tests, a sign that...
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How to Achieve Your 2012 Financial Resolutions

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One month into 2012, are you making progress achieving your financial resolutions?  If not, we rounded up a few tips to make your goals a reality when it comes to money.  Keep reading! 1.  Set Short Term Goals: If you’re goal is to pay off about $2,000 of credit card debt by the end...
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3 Key Differences Between Frugal and Cheap

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The key to saving more of your hard-earned dollars in 2012 is to develop a frugal mindset. One that considers where your dollars are best spent. On the other hand, a cheap mindset can end up costing you more money in the long run. Here are 3 ways to distinguish between frugal and cheap....
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Top 3 Financial Tasks to Achieve in 2012

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As we head into the third week of January, hopefully you’re still sticking to the New Year’s resolutions you so eagerly made as the ball in Times Square dropped at midnight a few weeks ago.  Just in case you need some help tweaking your financial resolutions for 2012, we put together this simple list...
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Women Are More Stressed About Money Than Men

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A new study by Financial Finesse suggests that women are more stressed over financial issues than men.  The results shows that 9% of women said their money stress was “overwhelming,” vs. only 3% of men. The survey also revealed that 18% of unmarried couples said their financial stress was high, compared to 15% of...
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10 Steps to Spring Clean Your Finances

10 Steps to Spring Clean Your Finances

Spring has officially arrived, although here in New York City, you wouldn’t notice since it snowed this week… Regardless, here are 10 ways to get your finances in order.  Just as you may clean out your closet or complete other “spring cleaning” chores around the house, your finances should be cleaned up too. 1. ...
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How to Stop Worrying About Money

Managing money isn’t easy and can create tremendous amounts of stress and anxiety.  Stress comes from the uncertainty of our financial situations: Will I have enough money to retire?  What happens if I lose my job, since the economy is so unstable?  Having a concrete plan of action will remove any doubts and trepidations...
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Plan on Achieving Your Financial Goals?

Plan on Achieving Your Financial Goals?

HelpSaveMyDollars.com began 2010, two months ago, with Financial Goal Week!  We stressed the need for setting goals for the New Year, and most importantly, sticking to those goals.  Our comprehensive Goals section is here to help YOU navigate your goals and to ensure that you achieve them!  However, if you have a goal that...
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