Money Crashers https://www.moneycrashers.com Personal Finance Guide to Turn the Tables on Money Thu, 08 Jul 2021 20:16:42 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=5.7.2 FIRE Investing – Strategies for People Pursuing Early Retirement https://www.moneycrashers.com/fire-investing-strategies/ Thu, 08 Jul 2021 15:00:54 +0000 https://www.moneycrashers.com/?p=279504 When people learn the premise behind the FIRE movement (financial independence, retire early), many wonder how to invest differently to create the passive income needed to cover their living expenses for an extended retirement. Learn several investment strategies ideal for people pursuing FIRE.

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What Is Deflation – Definition, Causes & Effects https://www.moneycrashers.com/deflation-definition-causes-effects/ Thu, 08 Jul 2021 12:00:44 +0000 https://www.moneycrashers.com/?p=45796 We accept the fact that things get more expensive over time because of inflation, but that's not always the case. Although rare, certain economic conditions give rise to negative inflation, popularly known as deflation. Learn what deflation is, what causes it, and its effects on the economy.

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17 Best Stock Market Investment News, Analysis & Research Sites of 2021 https://www.moneycrashers.com/best-stock-market-investment-news-analysis-research-sites/ Wed, 07 Jul 2021 12:00:23 +0000 https://www.moneycrashers.com/?p=21286 Knowledge is power. These reputable stock market resources all offer a combination of breaking market and economic news, long-form analysis from experienced market participants, and powerful tools that empower you to perform your own due diligence on potential investments.

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What Is an FHA Streamline Refinance Loan – Program Guidelines https://www.moneycrashers.com/fha-streamline-refinance-loan-program-guidelines/ Wed, 07 Jul 2021 12:00:08 +0000 https://www.moneycrashers.com/?p=185074 If you have an FHA mortgage, you may qualify for an FHA streamline refinance. Although this refinancing product isn’t right for everyone who qualifies, here's a closer look at the FHA streamline refinance program, possible fees and expenses, eligibility requirements, and overall suitability.

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12 Best Credit Cards for Dining Out of 2021 – Reviews & Comparison https://www.moneycrashers.com/best-credit-cards-dining-out/ Tue, 06 Jul 2021 21:00:14 +0000 https://www.moneycrashers.com/?p=149640 Using a generous cash-back or points-based rewards credit card that pays you to dine out is one of the easiest ways to stretch your restaurant dollars. There are lots of choices — which is best for your lifestyle and budget? Learn about the best credit cards that reward you for restaurant purchases.

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6 Ways to Prevent Emotional Investing That Can Devastate Your Returns https://www.moneycrashers.com/prevent-emotional-investing/ Tue, 06 Jul 2021 18:06:21 +0000 https://www.moneycrashers.com/?p=258998 Studies show that emotion undermines the average investor’s returns. But removing emotion from your investing decisions is easier said than done. Implementing these steps will help you combat the powerful emotional impulses that can wreak havoc on your returns.

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How to Become a Proofreader – Get Started https://www.moneycrashers.com/become-proofreader/ Tue, 06 Jul 2021 12:00:47 +0000 https://www.moneycrashers.com/?p=254137 Proofreading can be the perfect work-from-home job for language lovers and people looking for a flexible schedule. If you have a knack for spotting details most people miss, proofreading could be a great fit for you. Here’s what you need to know to get started in this career.

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Lending Club Review 2021 – Personal, Business, Auto & Patient Loans https://www.moneycrashers.com/lending-club-borrower-review/ Tue, 06 Jul 2021 12:00:39 +0000 https://www.moneycrashers.com/?p=209995 Overall, Lending Club is a great option for businesses and individuals with decent to excellent credit. Here's what you need to know about the process of getting a loan with Lending Club, the advantages and disadvantages of doing so, and the platform's overall suitability.

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12 Ways Grandparents Can Help Students Pay for College https://www.moneycrashers.com/grandparents-help-students-pay-college/ Tue, 06 Jul 2021 12:00:39 +0000 https://www.moneycrashers.com/?p=255758 With more time under your belt to build wealth, you may be in a better financial position to help your grandkids reduce or avoid crippling student loan debt than their parents are. Here are 12 options to help out with tuition and other education costs.

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Where to Find Free or Cheap Audiobooks Online https://www.moneycrashers.com/find-cheap-free-audiobooks-listen-online/ Tue, 06 Jul 2021 12:00:29 +0000 https://www.moneycrashers.com/?p=252928 It’s hard to find time to sit down with a good book these days. That’s where audiobooks come in. Unfortunately, audiobooks frequently cost just as much as a printed book. But there are ways to feed your reading habit on a budget. It’s just a matter of knowing where to look.

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How to Get EBT Food Stamps – SNAP Program Eligibility & Application https://www.moneycrashers.com/get-food-stamps-snap-eligibility/ Tue, 06 Jul 2021 12:00:18 +0000 https://www.moneycrashers.com/?p=143452 The Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, formerly known as food stamps, has been through many changes over the years. And present-day SNAP has fairly elaborate rules to determine who’s eligible for benefits and how to calculate them. Find out whether you’re eligible and how to sign up.

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5 Ways to Make Extra Money Online (on the Side) https://www.moneycrashers.com/how-to-make-extra-money-online-from-home/ Tue, 06 Jul 2021 12:00:00 +0000 https://www.moneycrashers.com/?p=17128 The Internet has created countless ways to make money, ranging from getting cash back when you shop through an app to starting a small business you can run online from your own home. The possibilities for making money online are nearly endless. Here are 5 ways to make extra money online on the side.

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Hard Money Loans for Renovations in Real Estate – Should You Get One? https://www.moneycrashers.com/hard-money-loan-renovation-real-estate/ Tue, 06 Jul 2021 12:00:00 +0000 https://www.moneycrashers.com/?p=219491 Depending on who you ask, hard money loans are either the easiest and best source of funding for real estate investors or nightmare loans of last resort. Who’s right? Learn about hard money loans for renovations in real estate, and whether you should consider getting one or looking at other options.

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9 Ways to Save Money on College Textbooks https://www.moneycrashers.com/save-money-college-textbooks/ Mon, 05 Jul 2021 17:00:52 +0000 https://www.moneycrashers.com/?p=8095 The cost of textbooks is going up rapidly, and it shows no signs of slowing down. If the start of the semester has you scrambling to afford all the books you need, there are ways to save money without skipping out on buying them entirely.

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12 Industries Hiring in the Post-Pandemic Business & Economic Recovery https://www.moneycrashers.com/industries-hiring-post-pandemic-business-economic-recovery/ Mon, 05 Jul 2021 17:00:08 +0000 https://www.moneycrashers.com/?p=278110 The U.S. economy lost over 22 million jobs as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, but now it’s rebounding. In many industries, companies are hiring faster than workers are accepting new job offers, leading to an urgent labor shortage. Learn about the industries hiring in the post-pandemic recovery.

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23 Ikea Shopping Tips & Tricks to Save Money https://www.moneycrashers.com/ikea-shopping-tips-tricks/ Fri, 02 Jul 2021 17:00:59 +0000 https://www.moneycrashers.com/?p=279421 Ikea is best known for its modern, budget-friendly furniture, contemporary home decor, and tantalizing Swedish food offerings. But their giant stores are intimidating. If a trip to Ikea makes you feel adrift in a sea of sofas, what you need to get you back on solid ground is a little planning.

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Activist Investor Definition – How Shareholders Make Companies Change https://www.moneycrashers.com/activist-investor-definition-shareholder/ Fri, 02 Jul 2021 13:00:49 +0000 https://www.moneycrashers.com/?p=279204 Shareholder activism, while often underrecognized, is an important part of the complex machinery of the financial markets. But what exactly is activist investing, and who does it? Read on to learn about activist investors and how to turn your knowledge about them into profits in your own portfolio.

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What Is a Qualified Longevity Annuity Contract (QLAC) – Pros & Cons https://www.moneycrashers.com/qualified-longevity-annuity-contract-qlac/ Fri, 02 Jul 2021 12:00:58 +0000 https://www.moneycrashers.com/?p=279194 Even once you retire, you must manage your retirement savings to ensure you have enough money to last the rest of your life, and deal with taxes along the way. Learn the pros and cons of a qualified longevity annuity contract (QLAC) as one option for ensuring you have a stable income in retirement.

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Chase Business Complete Banking Review – Accounts for Small Businesses https://www.moneycrashers.com/chase-business-checking-account-review/ Fri, 02 Jul 2021 01:30:41 +0000 https://www.moneycrashers.com/?p=181133 Chase Business Complete BankingSM is part of the Chase for Business vertical, which includes a host of small business credit cards (including the excellent Chase Ink Business Preferred Credit Card) and business savings accounts. Chase has three main business checking accounts: Chase Business Complete Checking, Chase Performance Business Checking®, and Chase Platinum Business CheckingSM. All three […]

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Citi Simplicity® Card Review – Great Card for Balance Transfers https://www.moneycrashers.com/citi-simplicity-card-review/ Fri, 02 Jul 2021 01:10:30 +0000 https://www.moneycrashers.com/?p=45581 The Citi Simplicity® Card really lives up to its name. This straight-shooting credit card has one of the longest introductory 0% APR balance transfer promotions in the business (after which variable regular APR applies). Plus, while it doesn’t have an unusually low APR once the introductory period ends, Citi Simplicity’s lack of penalty fees and […]

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