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Managing Your Finances As A Freelancer

There are many challenges that freelancers have to go through from time to time. In many respects, of course, being a freelancer is simply very similar to running a business of any other kind. But that is not to say that there are not differences – there are, and a range of challenges and opportunities

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Your Emergency Fund: How to Set It Up, How Much to Save, and When to Use It

Emergencies are an inevitable part of life. Whether it’s your car, your health, or your home, emergencies can be scary and costly. There’s good news, though: An emergency fund can help you offset the cost and stress of the unexpected tremendously. All you need to do is a little bit of prep work. Regardless of

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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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