Success is Waking Up Determined Every Day and Going to Sleep Satisfied

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We all try to make ourselves and our lives better. But it’s easy to get overwhelmed. Here’s how to approach each day with a vision of success.

Finding Home: Forced Migration in America and Beyond

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Thousands around the world are searching for refuge in light of being forced out of their homes by war, money and Mother Nature.

6 Money Lessons for My College-Aged Daughter

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Living for the moment is great, until the finances catch up with you and the moment starts to suck because you owe a ton of debt.

3 Reasons Why Guys Have a Hard Time Talking About Money

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Money doesn’t have to be a stressful issue in your life.

Money Isn’t Power: 7 Life Lessons Learned From ‘House Of Cards’

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“It’s a show immersed in lies, deception, sex, power, manipulation and greed, but dive a little deeper and you will start to realize the ways this show can help improve your life.”

8 Things You Think Your Girlfriend Likes (But She Probably Hates)

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The right woman doesn’t want your car, your money, or gifts. She wants your time, your effort, your honesty, your loyalty, and your respect.

How to Become Immortal

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Leaving a legacy goes far beyond money. — My dad taught me that I don’t have to pretend; I don’t have to wear a mask. My dad Jimmy Henderson used to tell me, “Just because you’re here and breathing doesn’t mean the world owes you a thing. You’ve got to go out there and earn […]

I Am A Woman & I Counsel Men About Their Careers, This is What I’ve Learned About Men & Work

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In my role as a career counselor, I am able to work with male-identified clients to debunk the idea that the only noble goals in career are wealth and material goods.

Warning: 10 Changes To Think About – From Single To A Committed Relationship

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Steven Lake explores changes you need to think about if you want be in a committed relationship. It’s only as hard as you make it.

How Kids Choose Colleges Today

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Is your student bewildered by college options? Or does it all boil down to this?

Six Common Financial Mistakes Parents Make

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Your family’s future depends on the decisions you make right now. — Personal finance is a difficult subject because it is not something we were taught in school. When we grow up and become parents, the subject is even more difficult. Whatever your situation may be, you need to sit down with your spouse and […]

These 10 Facts About Income Inequality Will Change How You Look At Your Money Forever

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These facts about income inequality are guaranteed to boil some blood.

4 Must-Have Qualities Successful People Look For in an Ideal Partner

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No one wants a slacker for a partner.

6 Reasons Parents Shouldn’t Invest in a College Savings Account

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Even good intentions can have negative consequences. — When I was a financial advisor, the main goal for many parents was to pay for their children’s education. This means investing in accounts like 529 Plans or Coverdell Education Savings Accounts. Unsecured debt is difficult to eliminate due to the compounding interest. Though our hearts may be […]

Making Mistakes Doesn’t Make You Less of a Man

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His grandfather taught him how to be a man. His death left him questioning himself. — I called him “Papa” growing up and idolized him when I was a kid. Not so much during my teenage years—of course, Papa was “unhip and uncool” then. However, sometime in my twenties I regained my senses and a […]

5 Questions Your Wife Needs You to Answer About Money

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They’ve paid off $25,000 in debt with only one income. They answered these questions.