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Why Employer Stock Is One of the Riskiest Investments You Can Own
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I have a client who works for Apple. He’s been there for years, loves his job, makes good money, and would like to spend the rest of his career there. He’s also fortunate enough to participate in a restricted stock program, which in his case means that he receives a pre-determined number of shares of […]

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How to Maximize Your 401(k) Employer Match
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If I offered you the chance to immediately double every dollar you saved, would you take it? Of course you would! You work hard to save that money, and a magic money-doubling machine is just the thing you need to make all that hard work pay off. Well, in essence, that’s exactly what your 401(k) […]

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Questions About Inheritance, Old Money Books, Fidgeting, Pickles, and More!
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What’s inside? Here are the questions answered in today’s reader mailbag, boiled down to summaries of five or fewer words. Click on the number to jump straight down to the question. 1. Inheritance question 2. Converting attic into extra bedroom 3. Tempted by individual stock investment 4. Staying motivated at work 5. Fidget “spinners” or […]

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Five Salary Negotiation Tips for People Who Hate Talking About Money
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Not negotiating salary when you accept a job offer can cost you up to $1 million over the course of your career. Still, many workers hesitate to ask for more money, either when they negotiate a new offer or at review time once they’re on the job. In fact, 57% of workers have never asked […]

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Questions About Taxes, Pepper Mills, Career Choices, Buying Cars with Cash, and More!
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What’s inside? Here are the questions answered in today’s reader mailbag, boiled down to summaries of five or fewer words. Click on the number to jump straight down to the question. 1. Career, marriage, and life crossroads 2. Taxes for disabled veterans 3. Paying off a lease early? 4. Queen of Versailles 5. Buying a […]

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Balancing Financial Success and Life’s Big Moments
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A little over a week ago, I responded to a mailbag question from Mary, who was struggling with the decision about whether to go on an expensive trip (that she could afford) with her ailing sister. She was worried about the long-term financial impact of this big expense and was weighing it against doing something […]

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Seven Ways to Stop Wasting Money on Your Job Search
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How much does it cost to find a new job? A lot of it depends on your industry, job level, and how long the process lasts. According to Jobvite’s latest data, it takes an average of 28 days from application to hire – but that’s assuming you get that all-important first call for an interview. In […]

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10 Work From Home Jobs You Can Start Today 2017
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Here are 10 work from home jobs you can start today in 2017. Go to http://selfmadesuccess.com/work-from-home-jobs-start-today/ for video notes, related content, tips, and helpful resources mentioned. Let’s Connect! Twitter – https://twitter.com/MrJustinBryant Facebook – https://www.facebook.com/justinbryantbusiness Google+ – https://plus.google.com/+JustinBryantentrepreneur In this video, you will get to see 10 work from home jobs that you could start as […]

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401(k) Vesting: What It Is and Why It Matters
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You’ve almost certainly heard that if you’re saving for retirement, taking full advantage of your 401(k) employer match should be your first step. That match represents an immediate 50% to 100% return on investment, which is better than anything you’ll find anywhere else. It’s the standard advice because it’s good advice. Making sure you’re getting the […]

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Three Reasons to Cut or Change Your Commute
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The average American commute is now 26 minutes each way, according to the U.S. Census Bureau. That means the typical U.S. worker now spends almost an hour each day commuting. Assuming a five-day workweek, two weeks of vacation per year, and 4o years of working full-time, that adds up to roughly a year of your life just […]

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A Deeper Look at Check-Cashing Services: Do They Really Provide an ‘Alternative Banking’ Opportunity?
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A couple of weeks ago, Business Insider published an amazing article by Alex Morrell on check cashing that I think is well worth everyone’s time to read: An Ivy League professor who spent four months working in a South Bronx check-cashing store says we’re getting it all wrong. The article focuses on the research of University […]

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