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How to make money fast: Finding the perfect side hustle

Let’s be honest – anyone looking to start a side hustle wants to learn how to make money fast, right? There are several items to take into consideration before just jumping into one though. Nothing is more discouraging than trying a new side hustle, struggling with it, and giving up. That’s a financial freedom killer…

5 critical steps to financial success

5 Critical Steps to Becoming Financially Successful

Learning to be successful through your career or personal life are skills that take practice. Learning to be financially successful is no different. It’s more than just setting a budget once and walking away, hoping it works out. You must give yourself the right tools to be successful and follow through every month. Below are…

7 Must-Take Steps for Surviving a Sudden Job Loss

7 Must-Take Steps to Avoid Debt After Being Laid Off from Work

Recently, my husband and I have been putting our nose to the grindstone in terms of budgeting and expenses so that we can finally get our debt paid off. Unfortunately, he got laid off from work three weeks ago. The positive side is that since we had already been budgeting and working on pay off…