Birthday Money: 5 Tips To Keep In Mind When Planning For a Night to Remember

t’s your birthday! Yay! You want to do something special; you want your partners-in-crime to share it with you! You want to make it a night to remember!

To keep it a night-to-remember and not a nightmare for you and your friends, think smart about how money factors into the planning of your celebration.

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How to Financially Prepare for Maternity Leave

Once my husband and I decided that we wanted to start a family, I started thinking about ways that I could stay home with our baby for the first six months on her life, even if it were to be unpaid. In this piece, I talk about the various ways to leverage baby showers, family

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Is 6 Months of Emergency Savings Really Important?

Financial gurus like Dave Ramsey, Suze Orman and Sakina Spruell teach key finance knowledge. They’ve been known to recommend 6 months of savings before beginning to invest so you can become a financial success. Their reasoning is that if you have an emergency or unexpected event, you should be able to live off of your emergency fund for

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