Marijuana & Life Insurance – Here’s How it Can Affect Your Rates

This post originally appeared on Fabric When you apply for life insurance, insurers collect information about your health and lifestyle to calculate your risk levels, and your rates. So, uh, what if you’ve got April 20th circled on your calendar . . . and not because of a birthday or anniversary? Can you still get life […]

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The Top Five Adsense Alternatives To Make Money From Your Blog

The following post was writing in partnership with Interactive offers. Google Adsense. It seems like Google’s Adsense advertising platform is the default mechanism that bloggers use to make money from their sites. It’s an easy system to get into, but that is also a considerable part of the problem. It’s too easy.  Today, we’re going […]

Personal Finance

How to Protect Your Finances During a Divorce

This post originally appeared on Fabric Corrie LoGiudice’s marriage ended shortly after her baby was born. A breadwinning mom supporting her husband and child, LoGiudice realized that the pressures of stay-at-home parenting were aggravating her husband’s addiction issues, turning their home into an unhealthy environment for the whole family. Getting a divorce the next year, […]

Personal Finance

Learn to Manage Money Like Grand Admiral Thrawn

Grand Admiral Thrawn: Money Management Lessons  There are many articles online about financial lessons that can be learned from the Star Wars films. What makes this one different? Well, it’s the one article to rule them all (sorry wrong franchise). Today we’re not going to be talking about tired Yoda or Luke quotes (sorry gentleman); instead, […]

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The Cost of Homeownership for Millennials in These Top Cities

This post originally appeared on Fabric Homeownership has long been a cornerstone of the American Dream. But stagnant wages and rising real estate prices are making homeownership less attainable, especially for millennial families. “Student debt, rent burden and tight housing supply are the top contributing factors to the affordability crisis,” explains Archana Pradhan, a senior economist at […]

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Financial Lessons from the TV Show S.W.A.T (2017 CBS)

You’re broke because you root for the underdog? That’s quite a powerful assumption to make but it may actually be true. That statement serves two purposes – to get you to start thinking about money differently and to motivate you to make a positive change. The S.W.A.T. Underdog In A Nutshell Recently I have been […]