Getting Rid of PMI

Aug 17, 2020 by

I’d almost rather flush cash down the toilet than pay private mortgage insurance, or PMI.

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Financially Survive the Pandem...

Aug 8, 2020 by

While the national leaders Americans elected shoot spitballs at each other, you’ve got bills to pay. If your income has been slashed, we hope temporarily, by the government shutdown, you need a plan to keep your head above water. Here it is.

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How to Triage Bills – Pa...

Mar 30, 2020 by

Part 2 of a two-part mini series: Say you’re in a tough but you hope temporary situation where you know you’re going to be short of cash to pay all of your debts and bills. How do decide what to pay?

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How to Triage Bills – Pa...

Mar 23, 2020 by

Say you’re in a tough but you hope temporary situation where you know you’re going to be short of cash to pay all of your debts and bills. How do decide what to pay?

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New Year Resolutions

Dec 30, 2019 by

Adopt this simple set of resolutions, and your bank account will magically be fatter at year’s end.

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Simple Math

Sep 2, 2019 by

I believe I’ve uncovered the single equation that’s the key to financial success.

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Your Debt Story Here!

Aug 19, 2019 by

I’m collecting ‘debt stories’ for publication on Money Counselor through a regular series. Do you have a story, whether good, bad, or ugly?

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Do You Invent Needs?

Apr 8, 2019 by

Sometimes bargain hounds can be very creative in “recognizing” a need for an item only after its discovery on a retail shelf at an excellent price!

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Spend Now or Spend Later

Jun 3, 2014 by

What’s your mentality: Spend now and save later? Save now and spend later? Something in between?

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Save $100 This Week!

May 19, 2014 by

Regardless of your income, you can choose to save more money, without pain and sacrifice. Try this one-week exercise to prove it to yourself.

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