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Save $1,000 And Change Your World

If you can save $1,000 over the next 3 months, you have the ability to become insanely wealthy.  $1,000 over 3 months is about $83 a week.  I know if you are reading this while working a part time job for minimum wage you’re thinking I might as well have …

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Getting To A 66% Savings Rate

For 2016 I came just shy of hitting our 50% savings rate goal, which we missed due to needing to replace our primary vehicle and choosing to pave our driveway.  Excluding the purchase of our vehicle, we hit a rate of 47%.  For 2017 I want to hit 50%. For …

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The Top 5 Reasons You Can’t Save Money

Saving money can be really difficult.  That’s why a full 2/3 of US households can’t cover a $1,000 emergency.  I’ve read hundreds of articles (and written a few) that talk about saving money by switching out your light bulbs, switching phone carriers, and of course skipping that morning latte at …