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10 Real Questions to Find the Best Advisor for You

Posted By fredleam2 12 hours ago on Finance

https://moneywithapurpose.com - In the last post, we talked about how to find a competent financial advisor. This week, I'll give you ten real questions to ask to find the best advisor for you. Before getting started, I need to give credit for this post's title to my blogging friend, Michal Dinich over at Your Money Geek. Michael […]
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Why We Should Challenge the Way We Think About Things

Posted By fredleam2 18 hours ago on Finance

https://moneywithapurpose.com - In this post, I want to offer ideas on why we should challenge the way we think about things. These days, it seems people cling to positions for which they are unwilling to compromise. I'll start by asking some fundamental questions. If you have strong opinions about things, where did these originate? Did they grow […]
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How to Protect Your Credit with a Credit Freeze

Posted By fredleam2 1 day 55 minutes ago on Finance

https://moneywithapurpose.com - Did you know that you can help protect your credit with a credit freeze? A credit freeze means that if someone tries to get information from the credit bureaus (Equifax, Experian, etc.), they get blocked. Does that mean people can't get information about you from these places? Nothing is foolproof, but yes. If someone hacks […]
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How Are You Dealing with Adversity in Your Life?

Posted By fredleam2 1 day 6 hours ago on Finance

https://moneywithapurpose.com - Dealing with adversity is something that's been on my mind a lot lately.  I recently started an interview series on Money with a Purpose to talk to people about the topic. Adversity comes in all shapes and sizes. It can be big things like cancer, abuse, job loss, divorce or losing a loved one. It […]
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Weekly Roundup from Around the Web – August 17, 2018

Posted By fredleam2 1 day 12 hours ago on Finance

https://moneywithapurpose.com - It's time for the weekly roundup from around the web for August 17, 2018. I have to say this is one of the most enjoyable parts of my week. I read dozens of great bloggers all week long. It's always hard to pick the top four. But it must be done! If you'd like to […]
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Why You Need To Think About And Plan For Your Death

Posted By fredleam2 1 day 18 hours ago on Finance

https://moneywithapurpose.com - It's so important for you to think about and plan for your death. Why? Because if you don't, your heirs will be left to pick up the pieces for your lack of planning. Am I too blunt? Sorry about that. In my experience, it sometimes takes bluntness to get people to think about this critical […]
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Are You Emotionally Prepared for a Market Meltdown?

Posted By fredleam2 2 days ago on Finance

https://moneywithapurpose.com - How do you know if you're emotionally prepared for a market meltdown? If you have money in the market, I hope that's a question you've at least considered. Don't get me wrong. I'm not predicting a market meltdown is coming. However, it would not be surprising if it happened. Why? That's what I want to […]
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What It Means to Be Financially Independent

Posted By fredleam2 2 days ago on Finance

https://moneywithapurpose.com - Since joining the blogging community in late 2017, I've heard and been a part of lots of chatter about what it means to be financially independent. Does it mean not working? Or is it having enough money to decide for yourself? Does it mean you should retire early? Is another definition to be financially free? The […]
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Weekly Roundup from Around the Web – August 24, 2018

Posted By fredleam2 2 days ago on Finance

https://moneywithapurpose.com - It's time for the weekly roundup from around the web for August 17, 2018. If you'd like to get this and all new posts sent directly to your inbox, complete the form in the sidebar. A lot of what I read that doesn't make it to the this weekly best content I post on social […]
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Gain Financial Freedom: Know Your Why

Posted By fredleam2 2 days ago on Finance

https://moneywithapurpose.com - No matter the definition, everyone wants to gain financial freedom or financial independence. I like financial freedom better. It describes what financial independence offers – freedom. It's the freedom to make decisions about your life (work, where to live, what to buy, etc.) without concern about money. You may seek retirement at an early age […]
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How to Persevere When You’ve Hit Rock Bottom

Posted By fredleam2 3 days ago on Finance

https://moneywithapurpose.com - Today's post is a real treat. It's a very personal story that will tell you how to persevere when you've hit rock bottom. The author, Billy B., is a blogger from Minnesota that I met early this year shortly after I started Money with a Purpose. He blogs at Wealth Well Done. Bill has been […]
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How To Get The Most Out Of Target-Date And Lifestyle Funds

Posted By fredleam2 3 days ago on Finance

https://moneywithapurpose.com - There are lots of investment options inside and out of retirement plans. Today, I want to help you get the most out of target-date and lifestyle funds. There is a lot of confusion about how these funds work. They have become the leading qualified default investment alternative (QDIA)  in most retirement plans) 401(k), 403(b), etc.). […]
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Six Investments That Can Derail Your Wealth

Posted By fredleam2 3 days ago on Finance

https://moneywithapurpose.com - Whether you're a DIY investor or work with an advisor, here's my list of six investments that can derail your wealth. Why am I putting out this list? I want to help you avoid mistakes while investing your money. You work hard for it. Presumably, you're investing it to accomplish a goal (you are, right?). […]
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How Smartphones Could Be Damaging Your Mind

Posted By fredleam2 7 days ago on Finance

https://moneywithapurpose.com - Smartphones could be damaging your mind. That's a crazy claim, isn't it? I've been thinking a lot about this lately. I'm sure you've noticed how intensely focused we all are on our Smartphones. If it dings, buzzes or vibrates, or lights up; we stop what we're doing to see who it is. Come on now. […]
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