Tag: money

Nov 29

Dave Ramsey’s Financial Peace University-Worth the Money?

So I’ve sort of been a financial nerd for most of my life. As a kid I saved my birthday money, as a teen I saved my babysitting money and as an adult I blog about personal finance. I geek out reading personal finance books, I subscribe to pf podcasts and I regularly read a …

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Oct 27

Some people have, “that kind of money”. You Don’t!

Many years ago I watched an episode of the Oprah Winfrey show that really resonated with me. Although I don’t know Oprah personally, I’ve always imagined that she is as down to earth and approachable in person as she was on her show. Despite her success and fame, Oprah has always been very honest about …

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Sep 29

4th Quarter Goals

I can’t believe that it’s almost October! It feels like just yesterday we were making New Years Resolutions (well, I didn’t really make any, but I enthusiastically read everyone else’s!) and now another year is coming to a close. Don’t worry, I know we still have a few months left and I’m not trying to …

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Aug 20

Can I ask you a strange money question?

The other day one of my staff came to me with a money dilemma. **Nobody at work knows about this blog, so I sort of chuckled to myself when she said that she wanted to ask me a, “strange money question.”** At first I thought she was going to ask me something about the payroll, …

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Aug 11

My search for lost money: I just “found” $400!

No joke! A few weeks back a friend of mine sent me an e-mail with a link to the NY State Comptroller’s Office of Unclaimed Funds. She said that a friend of hers checked the site and was owed about $50. I was curious, so I clicked the link in the email and typed in …

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