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23 Ways to Start Making Money Online Today

Posted By mamafishsaves 1 day 5 hours ago on Finance

https://www.mamafishsaves.com - Whether you are looking for some quick cash to help you reach your money goals, or are looking to start a long-term online business, there are dozens of ways to make real money online. A few years ago, I thought making money online wasn’t possible, at least for all but the very lucky. I neverRead More
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Fixing Your 401(k) With Blooom

Posted By mamafishsaves 8 days ago on Finance

https://www.mamafishsaves.com - When was the last time you really looked at your 401(k)? No, I don’t mean checking the balance. I mean checking your fund options, reviewing your asset allocation, and checking whether you were on track to retire. My first job out of college I picked a low-cost (thank goodness) Target Date Retirement Fund, set myRead More
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Saving Is Hard – But That Doesn’t Mean You Shouldn’t Do It

Posted By mamafishsaves 13 days ago on Finance

https://www.mamafishsaves.com - Does anyone else have the best conversations with their mom? Recently, we went to visit my mom in Connecticut. We had to see the owner of the house will be renting and I, obviously, had to get in some mom-time. There are so many reasons that I love seeing my mom. She gives the bestView Post
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Choosing the Best 529 College Savings Plan for Your Family

Posted By mamafishsaves 21 days ago on Finance

https://www.mamafishsaves.com - If you want to save for your child’s college expenses, a 529 College Savings Plan is likely your best bet. But did you know that there are over one hundred 529 plans to choose from? Today, all U.S. states sponsor at least one 529 plan. These accounts grow tax-free, as long as the assets are usedView Post
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How to Make Sandwich Bread Without a Bread Machine

Posted By mamafishsaves 21 days ago on Finance

https://www.mamafishsaves.com - The bread we used to buy at the grocery store had 18 ingredients. 18?! Food is an incredibly important part of our lives and something to which I pay ridiculously close attention. So when I realized I couldn’t pronounce about half the ingredients in our bread, I decided to make a change. I wanted toView Post
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Aha Moment Debt Interview: How Jamie’s Family Starting Saying “No” to Debt

Posted By mamafishsaves 22 days ago on Finance

https://www.mamafishsaves.com - We are back with another installment of the Aha! Moment debt series! So far we have heard from Jessi, a work-at-home mom who tackled over $75,000 in debt, and Krystal, an ex-teacher and homeschooling mom who paid of $80,000 in debt. Today, I am over the moon to bring you the third interview in theView Post
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Make Money Selling Private Label Products on Amazon: Megan’s Story

Posted By mamafishsaves 22 days ago on Finance

https://www.mamafishsaves.com - In this month’s side hustle showcase, I have another great guest! Megan Loftin is here to share how she brings in over $1,000 in profit a month selling private label products on Amazon. All while managing a full-time job and motherhood! In this interview, you’ll learn: How Megan got interested in private labeling The basicsView Post
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5 Ways to Involve Kids in the Family Budget

Posted By mamafishsaves 22 days ago on Finance

https://www.mamafishsaves.com - Teaching our children solid financial values, especially when we don’t feel like we always have them ourselves, is a major challenge for a lot of families. It can be difficult to know what information is age appropriate, where to start, and how to answer the tough questions kids are so good at asking. So, toView Post
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Our Experience Preparing to Move in Gifs

Posted By mamafishsaves 23 days ago on Finance

https://www.mamafishsaves.com - Today, I thought we would have a little fun. It is officially moving day in our house – as you are reading this we are likely watching boxes get packed into the moving truck or corralling the boys and dog into the car to make our way down to our interim home. Moving out ofView Post
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Aha Moment Debt Interview: How Dr. Jenn Cured $1.9 Million in Debt

Posted By mamafishsaves 23 days ago on Finance

https://www.mamafishsaves.com - We are back with another installment of the Aha! Moment debt series! This month we meet Dr. Jenn MD, who has paid off more debt than everyone else in our series combined. She and her husband started with $1.9 million in debt! Now debt-free except for their mortgage, and pursuing financial independence, Dr. Jenn isView Post
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Affirmations Suck: Don’t Avoid The Truth

Posted By mamafishsaves 24 days ago on Finance

https://www.mamafishsaves.com - “I am blessed and grateful to be able to support my family with a well-paying job.” The number of times I said that to myself over the past few years is staggering. And while it helped me drag myself out of bed each morning, bite back tears as I kissed my son goodbye, and headView Post
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How Owning Our Home Meant Giving Up $100,000 in Net Worth

Posted By mamafishsaves 24 days ago on Finance

https://www.mamafishsaves.com - Three years and three months after we bought our home we sold it. For $95,000 more than we bought it for. We were over the moon excited about this selling price. A 17% increase in home value?! Amazing! But then I ran the numbers. Our actual annual return on investment was negative 6.9%. Negative. We lostView Post
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A Skeptic’s Guide to Swagbucks: How to Earn $100 a Month Without Wasting Time

Posted By mamafishsaves 24 days ago on Finance

https://www.mamafishsaves.com - Did you know you can earn cash and gift cards for completing simple tasks online? I certainly didn’t. Until recently, I thought all online survey sites like Swagbucks were a bit of a scam. But when I found out Swagbucks had paid out over $266 BILLION in cash and gift cards since its founding inView Post
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5 Benefits of Growing Your Own Food

Posted By mamafishsaves 25 days ago on Finance

https://www.mamafishsaves.com - Planting our garden is one of my favorite activities every spring. Deciding what we will grow and when we can safely put things in the ground is always exciting. Except for this year. This year, we moved dead in the middle of spring. And while our rental house in Connecticut will allow us to addView Post
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