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8 Easy Ways To Automate Your Financial Life

Doing more in less time; you know that's how technology can help you work smarter. But do you realize you can use it to bank smarter, too — and get more out of your money in a lot less time?

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Is It Worth Traveling To See The Eclipse?

On Aug. 21, 2017, a total solar eclipse will occur across the continental United States for the first time in 38 years. The next U.S. eclipse won’t happen until April 8, 2024, so this is an exciting event. It occurs when the moon blocks the sun, turning daylight into night and leaving the sun’s atmosphere momentarily visible.

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Roller Coasters and Financial Freedom: What You Need To Know

One day last August, I was sitting at the top of a twisty water slide in Southern New Jersey wondering how in the world I got there.   My kids encouraged me on and I didn’t want the boys to think dad was afraid.  I wasn’t afraid of getting hurt—just afraid that the nature of my trip down the slide would make me physically sick.  I hate amusement parks.

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5 Reasons Why Everyone Should Apply For A Passport

I’m a dreamer. In my mind, I’m a world traveler. Paris. London. Beijing. Bangkok. Africa. OK. I know that exotic international travel is not in my immediate future, but you never know. That’s why I have my passport ready … just in case my husband surprises me with a round-the-world vacation for our anniversary or I win a trip on Wheel of Fortune.

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