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5 Ways to Become a Real Estate Investor With Less Than $500

In the last decade, real estate prices strongly increased. This guest post by Janice Black shows 5 ways to profit from this development.

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The Simplest Way to Understand Common U.S. Retirement Accounts

Nowadays, saving for your retirement is one of the most important investments to make. This guest post by Lindsey Cassell beautifully breaks down the four different types of retirement accounts.

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The impact of inflation on your savings (or: why you should invest)

Even small inflation rates have a strong negative impact on the real value of your savings. Over 25 years, an inflation of 2% results in a loss of 40%.

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Are you saving enough to achieve your financial goals?

Is your current savings rate sufficient to achieve your financial goals? Apply an interactive calculator to find a fitting savings rate.

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What I changed after keeping book over my expenses

In my last post (Why you should keep book over your expenses) I outlined how you can easily start keeping book in order to save more money. In this post I will show what I changed for myself.

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Why you should keep book over your household expenses

Saving money is not only about your income! Learn more on why keeping book over your expenses is important – and how to do it.

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