Prioritizing Savings and Debt: Which Is More Important?

As you can probably imagine, one of the things I spend a lot of time doing is reading comments on other blogs. I also read comments in Facebook groups, posts in forums, etc. It's always good to stay attuned to the questions many of you out there regularly ask. Usually, a common theme in many of those questions is prioritizing. In other words, is it better to save while simultaneously paying down debt? Or should…

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Saving is Time-Sensitive. The time to save is now!

Look, money isn't easy. I'm so sure of it that you may have noticed that very phrase at the top of this page. But just because it isn't easy doesn't mean you can't make improvements, and saving should be a key component of that. The main reason I started this blog was that I started to realize I could really take control of my own finances. I also started to realize that if I can…

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20+ Money Saving Tips You Need (And Will Love)

Looking for great money saving tips to save you lots of cash? Look no further! I gave a little bit of background on myself in my first post, but let me elaborate on that a bit. No, I wasn't raised in poverty and my story isn't one of extreme hardship, even though most of us have heard such stories. Like most people, I came from a middle-class family that was neither rich nor poor. Also…

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