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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 […]

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Let the Housework Wait – 10 Things to do Instead

This post originally appeared on Fabric. Let’s be honest: parenthood is hard. There is a never-ending list of things to do (ugh, tax season, anyone?) and housework always seems to be one of the most pressing. There’s always something that needs to be picked up from the floor. There’s the laundry, the dishes, and don’t even get us […]

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Three Resume Mistakes You Should Avoid

Three Resume Format and Outline Tricks Every Job Seeker Needs to Know The following post is by ESI from ESI Money, a blog about achieving financial independence through earning, saving, and investing (ESI). It’s written by an early 50’s retiree who achieved financial independence, shares what’s worked for him, and details how others can implement […]

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10 Top Money Moves You Can Make Today

This post originally appeared on Fabric Fabric has helped tens of thousands of families protect their financial futures. Along the way, we’ve learned a thing or two. Here are our top ten ways to seize control over your financial life—today. 10. Know What’s Up Spending less than you earn is pretty hard if you don’t […]

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Top 15 Places to Live for the Best Work-Life Balance

This post originally appeared on Fabric It’s no secret that Americans work a lot. And if you’re an American parent, well, you probably have an even busier schedule. According to the Organization of Economic Co-operation and Development, the average American works more than counterparts in other industrialized countries, including Japan, France, the UK and Germany. The […]