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How Cashless Spending Has Grown since 2015

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https://www.playlouder.com -  How Cashless Spending Has Grown since 2015 was written by Dom DiFurio and originally appeared on Experian and was produced and distributed in partnership with Stacker Studio. It has been republished with permission. Please note that contributing opinions are that of the author. They are not always in strict alignment with our own opinions. Digital payment […]

21 Tax Deductions Small Businesses Need to Know

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https://www.playlouder.com - Did you know you can reduce your liability at tax time by using standard business tax deductions? Tax deductions help small business owners reduce the cost of running their enterprise. While most business owners are familiar with some tax write-offs, they aren't taking advantage of all the business deductions. Working with your accountant or bookkeeper […]

25 Tax Memes That’ll Make You Laugh But Also Probably Cry

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https://www.playlouder.com - If you're supposed to be doing your taxes right now I've got some bad news for you: reading a list of tax memes isn't technically doing your taxes. Or anything close. But it is fun! Whether you're hacking away at TurboTax, or desperately trying to conjure all those “legitimate” business expense receipts for your accountant, […]

How to Invest in Real Estate: 8 Simple Methods

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https://www.playlouder.com - Making real estate investments is one of the primary wealth builders, no matter your tax bracket. Learning how to invest in real estate is a dream for many, and for good reason. Whether you have $2,000 or $200,000 to invest, you can secure a piece of the real estate pie.  Here are 8 ways to […]

Real Estate Investment Trusts: Ultimate Guide to REITs, What, How, Why, Who)

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https://www.playlouder.com - Real estate investment may be a viable alternative for those with an eye for the long term. Unfortunately, investing in property requires a sizable sum of money upfront. Zillow estimates that the national median value of a home is $357,544. Most lenders require a minimum deposit of 20%. That comes to roughly $7,1509. In contrast, […]

How To Become a Real Estate Agent: A Guide

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https://www.playlouder.com - If you want to know how to become a real estate agent, it will take time and dedication to learn. The payoff, however, is worth the time and effort to see your dream come true.  The Department of Labor Statistics reports that there are 156, 622 real estate agents in the United States, and the […]

How America’s Small Businesses Are Handling Pay Raises In A Competitive Job Market

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https://www.playlouder.com - How America's Small Businesses Are Handling Pay Raises In A Competitive Job Market was written by Annalise Mantz and originally appeared on Swyft Filings and was produced and distributed in partnership with Stacker Studio. It has been republished with permission. Please note that contributing opinions are that of the author. They are not always in […]

What is the Difference Between Term and Whole Life Insurance?

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https://www.playlouder.com - Are you considering buying life insurance but don't know where to start? Here's a money-saving tip: get it while you're still young(er) and healthy! Now, let's look at the two main insurance options: term life and whole life insurance. We will examine the pros and cons and the difference between term and whole life insurance […]

8 Effective Ways to Cut Business Costs

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https://www.playlouder.com - 8 Effective Ways to Cut Business Costs was written for Playlouder by a contributing author. Please note that contributing opinions are that of the author. They are not always in strict alignment with our own opinions. -Joe In essence, there are two things you need to do in order to see your business thrive. You need […]

12 Metrics Employers Are Using Today To Measure Employee Engagement

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https://www.playlouder.com - 12 Metrics Employers Are Using Today To Measure Employee Engagement was written by James Ola Adisa and originally appeared on Nextiva and was produced and distributed in partnership with Stacker Studio. It has been republished with permission. Please note that contributing opinions are that of the author. They are not always in strict alignment with […]

How Online Booking Has Changed The Travel Agent Landscape

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https://www.playlouder.com - How Online Booking Has Changed The Travel Agent Landscape was written by Elisa Fernández-Arias and originally appeared on TravelPerk and was produced and distributed in partnership with Stacker Studio. It has been republished with permission. Please note that contributing opinions are that of the author. They are not always in strict alignment with my own […]

Central Bank Digital Currency and What It Means for You

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https://www.playlouder.com - In a world that has embraced the instant-access, digital life where all our information is at our fingertips, there’s very little the world can’t find out. Statistics show that nearly 46% of those surveyed had no idea how to start protecting the information they share on the internet, and another 38% didn’t know how to begin […]

11 Unique Jobs That Pay Well

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https://www.playlouder.com - 11 Unique Jobs That Pay Well was written by Chhavi Agarwal and originally appeared on Hello Sensible. Chhavi is a lawyer who quit her job to become a full-time work-from-home blogger. She shares tips and tricks on making money online, side hustles, freelancing, and blogging through her blog, Mrs. Daaku Studio. Besides blogging, she works […]

How To Sell Your Junk Car Without Title: 8 Steps

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https://www.playlouder.com - How To Sell Your Junk Car Without Title: 8 Steps was written by Claire Conway and originally appeared on Wealth of Geeks. Claire started Femme on FIRE after struggling with the debt cycle and realizing that she had to create better habits to get out of it. She became inspired along this journey and now […]

10 Housing Markets Where Institutional Investors Are Buying The Most

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https://www.playlouder.com - 10 Housing Markets Where Institutional Investors Are Buying The Most was written by Jill Jaracz and originally appeared on Belong Home and was produced anddistributed in partnership with Stacker Studio. It has been republished with permission. Please note that contributing opinions are that of the author. They are not always in strict alignment with our […]

How To Find Junkyards Near Me?

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https://www.playlouder.com - How To Find Junkyards Near Me? was written by Chloe McQueen and originally appeared on Wealth of Geeks. Chloe is the creator behind It’s Not Your 9 to 5, a UK based personal finance blog that teaches moms how to take control of their finances by saving money and diversifying income outside of their 9 to […]

Ice Cream with Investors Podcast

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https://www.playlouder.com - Play it Louder: With Joe DiSanto was hosted by Matt Fore. Matt founded ICWI to help others identify and remove the hurdles keeping them from personal and financial success. Through educational content and thought-provoking conversation, his goal is to help you create income streams so that you can live more intentional life. “You should treat […]

9 Online Jobs That Pay $40 an Hour (Over $80,000 per Year)

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https://www.playlouder.com - 9 Online Jobs That Pay $40 an Hour [$50,000 per Year] was written by Chhavi Agarwal and originally appeared on Savoteur. Chhavi is a lawyer who quit her job to become a full-time work-from-home blogger. She shares tips and tricks on making money online, side hustles, freelancing, and blogging through her blog, Mrs. Daaku Studio. […]

How to Make Money With Paid Focus Groups

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https://www.playlouder.com - How to Make Money With Paid Focus Groups was written by Jason Butler and originally appeared on Hello Sensible. Jason Butler is the owner of My Money Chronicles, a website where he discusses personal finance, side hustles, travel, and more. Jason is from Atlanta, Georgia. He graduated from Savannah State University with his BA in […]

The Ins, Outs, and All-Arounds of US Savings Bonds

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https://www.playlouder.com - The Ins, Outs, and All-Arounds of US Savings Bonds were written by Sam Stone and originally appeared on Hello Sensible. Sam is the creator of the personal development blog Smarter and Harder. His mission is to start exciting new conversations that empower people to improve their work, lives, and money, and have fun doing it. […]