Thank You For Your Service: 5 Major Discounts For Military Families

The American people and the country, as a whole, owes a great debt to military service people. This is the reason giving them as many gifts as possible is only right. The following are five major military discounts you and your family can enjoy because you have served your country. 

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How to Set Yourself Up for Early Retirement

According to a report by the Center for Retirement Research, the average retirement age in the United States is 64 for men and 62 for women. But early retirement is the dream for many.

For those who do not receive a hefty salary nor have plans to become a multimillionaire any time soon, early retirement may seem like a goal out of reach. But with some planning and savings, you can prepare for a more comfortable retirement at an early age. However, be prepared to make some sacrifices today.

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Saving Money as a Child

While your child may have an interest in putting money aside for the future, or you simply wish to teach them about the benefits of saving their allowance or pocket money, many banks do not offer accounts until your child reaches a certain age. Prior to this, it can sometimes be difficult for a child to know what to do with their money, especially if its presence increases the likelihood of temptation to spend it. By looking into some options available, even for extremely young children, you can help them to meet their savings goals.

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Learn the Different Types of Budgets

Most everyone really wants to keep control of their money so they need to know how to develop a budget and then be able to stick with it.  Budgets have many different titles, but many have the same concept. I am going to outline some of these here for you.

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6 Tips to Boosting Your Personal Finances This Year

If 2020 taught us anything, it is that we need to be prepared for anything when it comes to our finances. We may be out of work for months, relying on government aid, or having to live off of our savings. We of course don’t want to do any of those things, so it is a good idea to try and boost our personal finances to have something to fall back on, if the time comes! But, how are you going to do that? Well, don’t worry, we have a few ideas that we would love to share with you!

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Taking Advantage of Black Friday Deals at Best Buy with Slickdeals

Taking advantage of Black Friday deals is one of the best ways to get holiday shopping done fast and for less money. When Black Friday rolls around, it’s time to get your shopping muscles working and score those deals at all the stores you love. I have gotten some of the best deals of my life on this day, and it’s become one of my favorite times of the year to shop. Sure, it gets crazy in the stores, but dealing with crowds is a small price to pay when it comes to taking advantage of Black Friday deals. 

Taking Advantage of Black Friday Deals

Over the years, I’ve developed a system for Black Friday, and it’s been a big help for me. With Black Friday fast approaching, I want to give you some tips on how to score big so you can make the most of your Black Friday Experience. 

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Rock Bottom – Your 5-Step Guide To Finding A Way Out Of Debt   

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Rock bottom is a difficult place to be, but the good news is, you can climb out, no matter how deep you’ve managed to burrow. It’s a steep climb, and it requires a mindset overhaul, but it’s 100% doable. You have to start seeing debt as a natural consequence of certain actions. To help you permanently rid yourself of its burden, follow this simple 4-step guide: 

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Dual Purpose: 3 Fun Hobbies that Can Also Help You Save Money

When many people think about ways to spend their leisure time, they often think about expensive activities. For example, you may think about watching movies at the theater, golfing, boating or other activities. While some hobbies and past-times can cost you a small fortune, others may actually help you to save money in various ways. If you are looking for a smart leisure activity that is fun and cost-effective, consider exploring some of these wonderful options.

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Pre-Parenting: 3 Preparations that Prevent Postpartum Problems

You may have heard from friends and family members that welcoming a new child into your lives can change many aspects of your life as you currently know it. The process of carrying and delivering a baby can be physically and emotionally draining, and this experience flows directly into transitioning to life as parents. Caring for a little one requires your regular time and attention, and many people, unfortunately, run into various postpartum issues that cause intense stress. The good news is that some of these issues can be avoided or mitigated if you take a few preparatory steps.

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