How to estimate funeral costs

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Estimating funeral costs has never been more difficult as costs vary so much between various funeral homes. The problem with estimating costs is that it differs for each area. This guide will show you how to get a rough idea of how much your funeral will cost you.

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Can Gambling Online Pay the Bills?

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Real money online games – better known as online casino games – have been a controversial subject ever since the birth of the industry some two decades ago. Some have seen games of chance as their shot for wealth, while others have been demonizing it as pure evil. The truth is, online casino games are not meant to make you rich. They are simply a form of paid entertainment, dangerous only for those who abuse of it. And, just like lotteries, online casinos are not a reliable source of income. But, if done right, it can be a method of rounding up your budget each month. [Read more…]

Buy no groceries for a month challenge: I did it!

Buy no groceries for a month challenge I did it

I am was on a challenge to buy no groceries except fruits and vegetables for a full month. I decided to enter the challenge after I’d gone back home to the jungle, mostly because I hate going shopping all the time (on a normal month I last 10-15 days between supermarket runs) and also because I’m only here for a month, and my house is hot and humid, so products go bad quicker than usual.

So far the first two weeks, I only bought about $10 worth of fruits and veggies, hoping they’d last through the rest of the month.

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11 Self Made Millionaires Share Their Top Tips to Aspiring Millionaires

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What does it take to become a millionaire? These personal finance bloggers worth over seven figures share the tips that helped them get there. [Read more…]

Buy no groceries for a month challenge: 2 weeks update

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I am on a challenge to buy no groceries except fruits and vegetables for a full month. I decided to enter the challenge after I’d gone back home to the jungle, so didn’t previously shop in anticipation. I am doing the challenge because I hate going shopping all the time (on a normal month I last 10-15 days between supermarket runs) and also because I’m only here for a month, and my house is hot and humid, so products go bad quicker than usual. [Read more…]

Keep More Money in Your Pockets with 9 Easy Ways to Save

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The average person spends about 30% or more of their income on housing costs. From paying the rent or mortgage to the groceries and utilities, the head of household has a lot of financial responsibilities. Though you need a roof over your head, clothes on your back, and three square meals a day, you don’t have to go bankrupt to afford it. With a few simple changes to your shopping habits and daily routines, you can keep a bit more cash in your pocket. [Read more…]

Ways to Make Extra Money That Are Actually Fun!

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I get it. You want to make extra money. Who doesn’t? But when you search about ways to get extra money, you are not inspired. That’s because a massive list of undesirable side jobs pops up. These are such jobs as delivering pizzas (what are you, a 16-year-old boy?), recycling cans (what are you, homeless?) and selling yourself on such platforms as TaskRabbit. No. Thank. You.

But now that we’ve got that ugliness out of the way, let’s focus on FUN ways to make extra money. Let’s get started having fun… I mean, making money. Because I believe the line between business and pleasure should be permeable. [Read more…]

Warning: These 22 unplanned emergencies could bust your budget!

Warning: These 22 unplanned emergencies could bust your budget!

Having an emergency fund is the best way to prevent budget busts, but are you prepared for everything? If you think you’re above it, think again. These 22 personal finance experts should have their sh*t together, yet read on as share their latest budget buster. [Read more…]

Divorce or Dissolution Smarts: Tips for Protecting Your Finances

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If you are involved in a divorce, it can sometimes have a dramatic impact on your personal finances.

The fact that over 40% of marriages in the UK end in divorce, means that many of us will at some point need to negotiate a finance divorce settlement, so here is a look at some ways to survive the process, from a financial perspective. [Read more…]

7 Things To Do If You Win The Powerball Tomorrow

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The jackpot of the Powerball for Wednesday January 13th has expected winnings of over $1.4 BILLION… Isn’t that crazy? What would you do with so much money? I have never had huge lump sums in my life, it is more like money has been piling up slowly but surely, and for as much as I would like to think I wouldn’t go crazy, I’d probably, just a little bit… So what to do if you actually win the lottery? [Read more…]

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