How to Pay Off Student Loans Fast

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Most people are shocked that it took five years to pay off my student loans. That timeframe was unusually short, and it took a lot of creativity and sacrifice. Here are some ways to pay off student loans fast. Tips for Students Apply your refund check to your loan instead of spending it. I was told to do this my freshman year of college, yet I didn’t listen. I could have saved thousands of dollars...
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How to Prepare for Financial Independence

We each want to have financial independence in our unique way. Some want to quit working at age 40. Others just want to retire at some point with a substantial nest egg. Being financially independent is one of my life goals. It won’t happen overnight, and it won’t be easy. What is Financial Independence? The “Financial Independence, Retire Early” (FIRE) journey is increasing...
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Money Moves: A Quick Guide to Intermodal Shipping

The total intermodal freight volume in the US amounted to 18.9 million shipments last year. If you need a more affordable way of shipping your freight, intermodal shipping may be the perfect solution. Not sure what this is or how it is different from LTL or FTL freight? We have the perfect guide to help you get started. Use this guide to understand what intermodal shipping is and how you can use it...
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Should You Loan Money to Family?

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Deciding whether to loan money to family is an increasingly common predicament. It may be a more regular occurrence for parents as more millennials move back home. However, this can also happen with parents or siblings.  What should you do? As with most situations involving your hard-earned money, the answer isn’t a simple yes or no. Before You Loan Money Here are some questions to ask: What...
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What Rights Do I Have After an Arrest?

The famous Miranda rights, which many people have memorized from years of watching it recited in movies in television shows, was based on a Supreme Court decision in 1966. In Miranda v. Arizonathe justices decided that the 5th and 6th Amendment rights of a man named Ernesto Arturo Miranda were violated after he was arrested by police. It established that it was illegal to interrogate anyone suspected...
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