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teaching kids the value of a dollar

Do your kids understand the value of money? Do they know that it takes hard work to earn the money you use to keep a roof over their heads and put food on the table? One thing I wanted to be sure my kids understood was that money isn't easy to come by. If you want something, you will have to work for it. So, what are the best ways to teach your kids the true value of a dollar? My blog is all about teaching kids of all ages about hard work and how it pays off. Hopefully, you will find everything here useful and can help your child learn that with a little hard work, anything is possible.


4 Things To Do When You Need Cash Fast

30 October 2015
 Categories: Finance & Money, Blog

When your budget is tight, it is a horrible feeling to have to stress out about how you're going to pay a bill or buy groceries. If your paycheck won't be deposited for several days, you may be wondering how you're going to get by with little to no money in your account. Luckily, there are several options when you need to make money fast. Use the following ideas to come up with extra money when you need it most: Read More …

3 Tips For Getting Started In Forex Trading

27 October 2015
 Categories: , Blog

When you are looking to upgrade your portfolio and diversify your income and investment streams, forex trading is a quality option. Forex trading revolves around the exchange of various international currencies in order to profit from it in the long run. This is a form of investing that is very specific and that requires you to learn the ins and outs of it in order to stay the course and maximize on your earnings. Read More …

E-Mini Trading: An Easy-To-Understand Guide For Beginners

23 October 2015
 Categories: Finance & Money, Blog

E-minis are future contracts that are promissory notes to sell or buy a stock at a specified date for cash value. The following guide will help you learn a little more about e-minis so that you can start your trading journey with a little knowledge. Types of E-Mini Contracts  The first thing you should know is that there are many types of e-mini contracts available to you, meaning there are several e-minis that may suit your specific needs. Read More …

Pawn Shops: Good For The Average Person

21 October 2015
 Categories: Finance & Money, Blog

Pawn shops have gone far beyond their past reputation of being slightly unprofessional. Modern pawn shops are a legitimate way for you to raise some quick cash or get a good deal on quality merchandise. If you are in the market for either, visit a local pawn shop. Loans The pawn shop loan differs from loans given by any other institution. Because you are offering collateral, your credit is never checked. Read More …

Never Too Early: 4 Ways To Start Preparing For Retirement In Your 20s

20 October 2015
 Categories: Finance & Money, Blog

For many people, saving for retirement isn't something that's on your mind in your early 20s. You may be just finishing school and settling into your first job, thinking you've got decades upon decades to worry about retirement planning. However, the sooner you start saving, the better off you'll be and the easier it will be. Believe it or not, there are quite a few simple and effective ways to start preparing for retirement in your 20s. Read More …