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Keep Up The Good Work!

Today marks the end of Financial Literacy Month, a month dedicated to highlighting the importance of financial education. But, at HelloWallet we want you to continue to pursue the financial goals you’ve set out to achieve and build those healthy financial habits you’ve been working so hard to create throughout April. Here are some resources we…

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The Three Rules for Healthy Money

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Money can be one of those tough subjects we avoid. It can cause stress and anxiety, but it doesn’t have to. Today, we’re excited to share with you a special blog post by Sarah Newcomb, our behavioral economist here at HelloWallet. Sarah recently published a book, “LOADED: Money, Psychology, and How to Get Ahead Without… Read more

Buying vs. Renting: Weighing Your Options

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Picture this: you’ve built a budget you can keep, set aside an emergency fund, conquered your credit cards and you’re thinking about taking on your next large financial goal – buying a home. You’re ready to say goodbye to landlords and hello to a place that you can call your own. But, before you begin… Read more

Make Your Retirement Vision a Reality

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As you’ve learned by now in the series, visualizing your goals is the first step in achieving them. When planning for retirement, start by thinking about a day in the life of retired you. What does that look like? I’m sitting in a comfy lounge chair, breathing in the fresh air and soaking up the… Read more

Kick Your Credit Card Debt to the Curb

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  Credit cards can be a double-edged sword when it comes to financial goals. Having good credit can help you take steps necessary to reach certain financial goals like qualifying for a mortgage or helping you get a great car insurance rate. At the same time, without a clear strategy for managing your credit cards,… Read more