How to Avoid Stressful Job Burnout

You’ve Chosen a Rewarding but Stressful Job. Here’s How to Avoid Burnout.

Some of the most rewarding careers in the world are also some of the most stressful. Working with children, the elderly, or people who need a lot of assistance can take a major emotional toll. You get the rewards that come with making a major difference in people’s lives, and you see the best that […]

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Real Estate

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Taxes for Rental Income: Learning How to Time Your Income

Shaun is the author of the blog Smart Family Finance, a site dedicated to exploring the challenges of family finance; from starting a marriage to starting a family, from teaching your children about finance to helping them pick a … [Read More...]

Build Credit

best credit cards for young adults

Best Credit Card for Young Adults

As a young adult it is important for you to establish a credit history. More than that, it is important for you to establish a good credit history. Oil tycoon and billionaire J. Paul Getty says, "..borrowed money must always be promptly repaid. … [Read More...]

Small Business

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How to Start a Business

After interviewing several young entrepreneurs, I wanted to write a simple guide to starting your own business. How to Start a Business Start with an Idea The first thing you need to do when starting a business is to start with a great idea. It … [Read More...]

Living

raspberry serrano sangria

Raspberry and Serrano Sangri­a

I absolutely love Sangria. I think it all started when I went to Spain for a study abroad. It was always my go to drink at a tapas restaurant. I found an interesting recipe that includes spicy serrano pepper. Usually, I include serrano peppers in my guacamole so seeing it in this … [Read More...]

College Students

How Adult Learners Are Different

How Adult Learners Are Different

Going back to school can be a great way to stimulate your mind and also boost your income. However, when you return to college in your mid-20s and 30s, you’re already a very different person than you were when you were 18. No matter what environment you’re learning in as … [Read More...]

Personal Finance

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Common Financial Mistakes You Make in Your Twenties

For many of us in our twenties, we experience the elation of suddenly earning substantially more than we’re otherwise used to; long gone are the days of babysitting and summer … [Read More...]

Career

How to Avoid Stressful Job Burnout

You’ve Chosen a Rewarding but Stressful Job. Here’s How to Avoid Burnout.

Some of the most rewarding careers in the world are also some of the most stressful. Working with children, the elderly, or people who need a lot of assistance can take a major emotional … [Read More...]

Travel

The Parthenon

Saving Money in (and on the way) to Greece

Every year, nearly 20 million tourists make their way to Greece to witness its fabled historic landmarks and experience the stunning natural beauty of its Mediterranean coast. Although Greece has traditionally been a relatively low-cost holiday destination, there are lots of ways … [Read More...]

Investing

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What Were You Doing While the Market Gained 16% Last Year?

I once heard that time is the single most important factor when it comes to investing. The more time you have, the better off your investing portfolio. Mostly because short term movements in the market are gradually smoothed out over time. In 2012, the broad market, as measured by the S&P 500®, gained 16%. What […]

how can a college student invest

How Can a College Student Invest?

In my opinion college students are the best investors. They are constantly learning and not afraid to make mistakes. As you get a college education, you should be getting an education in building wealth. Most Investors Start with Stocks When you first start investing you will most likely want to start with stocks. The reason […]