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What Money Tips Would You Tell Your Younger Self?

(StatePoint) As we age, we sometimes regret those life lessons that might have served us better when we were younger. If you could roll back the years, what would you tell your younger self about money? 

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Thursday 08/15/2019
Ticket To Work Helps People Regain Independence
Updated: August 20, 2019 - 2:30 am

(NAPSI)—Millions of Americans get Social Security disability benefits yet want to work. They may be glad to know about a federal program that can help them enter the workforce while maintaining access to benefits. Thanks to Social Security’s Ticket to Work program, free employment support services help people prepare for work, find jobs or progress in their careers.

Monday 08/12/2019
Worried about saving for college? California is giving money to parents to help jump start their savings plan
Updated: August 20, 2019 - 2:30 am

(BPT) - If you’re like many parents, one concern at the back of your mind is whether you’ll be able to help with your children’s education costs once they graduate from high school.

Wednesday 08/07/2019
Put Your Home To Work This Winter
Updated: August 15, 2019 - 2:50 am

(NAPSI)—Here’s an idea many homeowners may warm to: Rent out your place as a vacation home.

Wednesday 07/31/2019
How investment in public transportation boosts the economy
Updated: August 24, 2019 - 2:56 am

How to discuss money with your date
Posted: July 31, 2019

Smart Ways To Save For Your Future
Updated: August 06, 2019 - 2:40 am

(NAPSI)—According to the Federal Reserve Board, four in 10 adults, if faced with an unexpected expense of $400, would either not be able to cover it or would cover it by selling something or borrowing money. If you’re ever among them, or the 78 percent of American workers who live paycheck to paycheck, you can assist yourself. It can pay to consider these six hints that can help you save:

Wednesday 07/24/2019
Unscrupulous financial advisors undermine public trust
Updated: August 20, 2019 - 2:30 am

(BPT) - Financial advisors are supposed to help you achieve your financial goals by providing expert guidance and strategic recommendations. Most truly want to see their clients succeed and work hard in your interest. But what about when they put their interests ahead of your own? Unfortunately, unscrupulous behavior from financial advisors and brokers is more common than you might think. This results in not only financial hardship for victims, but it can undermine confidence in those entrusted to protect our most important assets.

Tuesday 07/23/2019
Students Learn to Steer Their Farm Through Ups And Downs This Fair Season
Updated: August 23, 2019 - 2:54 am

(NewsUSA) - Although school may still be out for summer vacation, learning opportunities are all around us - even at county and state fairs.

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