24 Tips about Savings

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1. Shop the loan separately from the car. 2. Limit your loan shopping to a two-week period. 3. Get familiar with your own credit history. 4. Shop the...
1. Paying Off High-Interest Debt - This is the most obvious and most often-cited reason for postponing savings, the strategy being that the cost of...
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2. Temporary Job Loss - When that personal crisis hits and income is choked off, it can get almost impossible to save.
3. Building a Checking Buffer - Building a checking account buffer is an often overlooked financial step that can save most people hundreds of dollars...
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4. Improving Insurance Coverage - In the delicate balance between savings and insurance, a case can be made for putting savings on pause if insurance...
5. Anti-Savings Philosophy - Some people reject the common notion that retirement is a time to stop working and start “having fun.” They either...
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1. Don't buy life insurance if you don't need it. The purpose of life insurance is to replace your income if you die before accumulating...
For most people, you can't afford not to participate in tax deferred retirement plans. Contributions to 401(k) and similar employer sponsored plans...
How can you choose a CD wisely, especially if you're considering a nontraditional kind? First, think about how much money you're willing to keep...
Going through your money life, you should expect and plan for speed bumps. What are speed bumps? It’s those unexpected expenses that come up without...
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