Funny Money: 5 Types Of Money Morons And How To Avoid Becoming One

5 Types of Money Morons & How to Avoid Becoming One

Money management doesn’t come naturally to many folks. Worse, some people take on a lifestyle of ridiculous budgeting and spending practices without realizing just how wrong they are. You probably know of these characters — you might even be one yourself!

6 Ways To Financially Prepare For Grad School

What you shouldn't forget when figuring out how to fund your graduate degree

Though often a sound investment, graduate school is a costly affair. Before enrolling, there are things you can do to financially prepare for grad school including studying your anticipated return on investment (ROI), making a borrowing plan and putting your existing budget and credit accounts in order.

Funny Money: 5 Money Lies People Tell You

Lies people tell you about money.

When it comes to money, almost everyone lies. Here’s how to see through five common money lies so many people tell.

5 Hidden Credit Card Fees To Watch Out For

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Credit cards can provide easy access to loads of funds, but don’t forget they are designed by banks to get you to pay more than what you bargained for.

Funny Money: How To Collect Money From People Who Owe You

A guide to getting back money from just about anybody who owes you money.

If someone owes you money — a friend, a client, a company — collecting that debt will require you to be persistent and shameless. Although it might be tempting to grab a tire iron and threaten physical violence, these tricks for collecting money owed will help you apply some pressure without landing in prison.

5 Things To Do Right After You Lose Your Job

Five things to do immediately after losing your job.

Fired? A layoff may be one of the worst moments of your life, but how you handle the setback is important. These five action steps will help you make the best of a scary situation.

Funny Money: 5 Money Mistakes To Avoid In Your 20s

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Sure, your 20s are a time to mess up, learn from your mistakes, and grow wiser before life gets even harder. But kind of like herpes, some money mistakes will come back to haunt you year after year. Here are a few you want to try to avoid.

Funny Money: 5 Things Soccer Can Teach You About Money

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Soccer fan or not, you can’t escape the World Cup. Watch a match or two and you just might see that success in football has a bit in common with success in finance.

Funny Money: 4 Tightwad Tips For Going On Road Trips Without Getting Taken For A Ride

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Hit the road this summer with whatever spare change you have in your pocket. How to criss-cross the country without sabotaging your savings.

Funny Money: 5 Things You Can Say To Customer Service Reps To Get Your Way

How to deal with customer service agents.

Learn the 5 key phrases to use with customer service reps to get what you want, fast.