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    Personal Finance

    How To Make Money During A Recession

    In today’s economy it seems nearly impossible get ahead. Full time work is a rarity; more often than not people are having to accept two or three part time jobs merely to keep afloat. There are little known opportunities that few take advantage of and can be extraordinarily helpful to your financial situation. Though it…

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    How To Stay On Budget

    As easy as it may be to complain about how getting a raise would make a budget more convenient, a budget was never meant to be easy. However, with the right amount of preparation and discipline, a budget can be feasible. Know the minimum and maximum of monthly bills Some bills, such as electricity and…

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    Personal Finance

    How To Optimize Your Cash Flow

    A simple fact of life is money is vital to survival. Unfortunately, many people find they are living paycheck to paycheck, unable to save for emergencies or get ahead. Budgeting doesn’t help either beyond showing people exactly where their money is going, few having any clue as to how to stop the financial hemorrhaging. Creating…

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    Haley OK with gas-tax hike if income tax cut, DOT retooled

    COLUMBIA, S.C. Nikki Haley said Wednesday that she will support a gas-tax increase, but only if the Legislature cuts South Carolina’s income taxes and restructures the Department of Transportation. Haley used her fifth annual State of the State address to lay out her much-anticipated plan to fund road and bridge work — shockingly, by raising gas taxes, an idea she’s repeatedly promised to veto.

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    FEDERAL HOME LOAN MORTGAGE CORP Financials

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  • Tax-News.com: US States Criticize New Internet Sales Tax Proposals
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    Tax-News.com: US States Criticize New Internet Sales Tax Proposals

    Tax-News.com: The United States National Conference of State Legislatures has expressed its continued "disappointment and frustration" with the House of Representatives Judiciary Committee, and particularly its Chairman Bob Goodlatte, regarding new draft legislation to enable states to levy sales taxes on internet transactions.

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    Personal Finance

    Tax cut confirmed for small business

    Australia’s small business will get a tax cut from July, Prime Minister Tony Abbott has confirmed. It will be at least the 1.5 per cent cut already flagged, he said during a year-ahead speech to the National Press Club on Monday. "More jobs and better paid workers will only come from more profitable employers in a better position to employ people," Mr Abbott said.

  • Average US 30-year loan rate up to 4.02 pct.
    Personal Finance

    Average US 30-year loan rate up to 4.02 pct.

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Average U.S. long-term mortgage rates rose this week, with the benchmark 30-year loan crawling back over 4 percent. It was the second straight week of increases in rates after they had fallen for five weeks amid concern over global economic weakness. Mortgage company Freddie Mac says the nationwide average for a 30-year mortgage increased to 4.02 percent from 3.98 percent last week.

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    Personal Finance

    4 Personal Finance Books That Will Inspire You

    When traveling down the long road toward financial freedom, it can sometimes be hard to keep your eyes looking forward toward your financial goals. With all the pleasures and distractions in life, those big financial goals can fade into the mist while today’s desires get in the way. Dacyczyn …

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    Personal Finance

    Health insurance costs up in parts of Illinois

    Monday is decision time under President Barack Obama’s health care law, the last day for consumers to choose new plans if they want the changes to take effect Jan. In Decatur, John and Alicia Phillips decided to stick with the same Blue Cross Blue Shield policy even though their monthly premiums will increase slightly to $249 a month after their tax credit.

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    How To Legally Reduce The Potential Taxes On Your Estate

    When it comes to estate planning it’s important to remember that death often comes with taxes. For those who want to be sure that their estates pay as few taxes as possible it’s important to plan ahead and to know all of the options that one can take advantage of when keeping money tax free….

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    Credit Cards & Loans

    How To Keep Your Credit Card Safe

    In the recent times, there have been a couple of high stake credit card breaches from several retailers around the world. The worst thing about credit card theft or fraud is that someone can use your credit card to make a purchase. Under such circumstances, there is pretty much nothing you can do immediately to…

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    Stock Investing Strategies

    Investing in stocks can be done in many ways. Investors can buy individual stocks or use mutual funds with access to hundreds or thousands of different stocks. The strategy to use for stock investing will be dependent on various factors. This will include any returns and financial results that are expected. One of the most…

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    Personal Finance

    How To Make Money During A Recession

    In today’s economy it seems nearly impossible get ahead. Full time work is a rarity; more often than not people are having to accept two or three part time jobs merely to keep afloat. There are little known opportunities that few take advantage of and can be extraordinarily helpful to your financial situation. Though it…

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    Investing

    How To Analyze Your Investment Advisors Performance

    An investment advisor is helpful with one’s investment goals but the advisor should not be delegated blind authority with setting the goals of the investor. The investor should be clear in setting the course for their own investment and should not relinquish authority over investment decisions to an advisor simply because of the advisor’s title…

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    Retirement

    How Much to Save for Retirement

    When people are getting ready to retire they may often wonder how much they will need to save. There are lots of articles on the subject. Financial planners try to give advice on the matter because it is such a hot topic. Honestly, few people know an exactly amount that needs to be saved in…

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