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Tips for First-Time Car Buyers

Tips for First-Time Car Buyers

Qualifying for your first vehicle loan is an exciting milestone in life. Whether you’re in college and ready to upgrade to a newer vehicle or you’re treating yourself to a congratulatory present after landing your first full-time job, it’s important to understand the implications of applying for a loan. In addition to establishing a credit… Continue Reading

3 Solid Reasons to Keep Your  Finances Separate (#WMWeek17)

3 Solid Reasons to Keep Your Finances Separate (#WMWeek17)

This post is part of Women’s Money Week 2017. Learn more about Women’s Money Week, and how you can take charge of your finances at WomensMoney.org. We hear all the time that you should combine finances when you combine lives. Here are some reasons to keep your finances separate even after you get married. It’s… Continue Reading

Stretching a Thin Budget When You Move

Stretching a Thin Budget When You Move

Moving to another state is exciting. There are so many new things to see and do. But if you are on a tight budget, getting to your destination might bring on stress and take away any feelings of joy. If you put a well-thought-out plan in place your move can go smoothly and for much… Continue Reading

Miranda’s “Bad With Money” Diary

Miranda’s “Bad With Money” Diary

I’ve pretty much been bad with money the last few months of the year. Missed payments, poor expense tracking, and unpaid parking tickets form the bulk of my adventures. When was the last time you were bad with money? I spent the last few months being terrible with my finances. For a financial journalist and… Continue Reading

Happy Holidays from Planting Money Seeds!

Happy Holidays from Planting Money Seeds!

I love the holiday season. From the beginning of September (the return to school and autumn feels very holiday) through the New Year, I love all that goes on. Halloween and Thanksgiving are my personal favorites. But one cannot discount all that surrounds Christmas and Hanukkah. I was brought up Christian, so it’s Christmas for me.… Continue Reading