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The World Record For Most Credit Cards Owned: 1,497!

January 18, 2016
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This is the craziest story you’ll read all week: Man Has 1,497 Credit Cards via ABC News 1,497! Can you imagine? With a credit line totaling $1.7 MILLION too. Just insane. And he keeps adding to it… In fact, he literally holds the Guinness World Record for owning the most (valid) cards out of anyone! A bet that started over four decades ago that never […]

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How to Make $25-50/hr as a Freelance Bartender!

January 15, 2016
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When I was 22, I made a list of three things I really liked to see if I could build a career off any. The first was girls, which was crossed off for obvious reasons, the second was traveling the world (which was the path I ended up going for when I took a job working for an airline!), and the third was beer. I’d […]

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How To Get Rich, According to Mark Cuban

January 13, 2016
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In 2008, billionaire entrepreneur Mark Cuban wrote a post on how to get rich. In 2011, this same billionaire re-posted it again as the economy continued to go south. That same year Business Insider syndicated it, a handful of other major media ran with it, and then the highly regarded financial outlet, Budgets Are Sexy, smartly covered it too ;) As I sit here in […]

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7 (Awesome) Perks Money Buys You

January 11, 2016
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You might be surprised to hear this, but I did not win the $900 million jackpot on Saturday (now up to $1.3 BILLION btw – wow). I have, however, won earned almost half a million over the course of my lifetime, and with it comes a number of perks similar to that of winning the lottery :) Here’s a handful of them, for all those […]

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10 Things I Wouldn’t Do If I Won The $900+ Million Powerball Jackpot

January 8, 2016
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You probably know this already, but the Powerball jackpot is now the largest it’s ever been IN THE HISTORY OF THE WORLD: $700,000,000 $900,000,000+!!! O-M-G! (Update: went up $200,000 in two days!) And of course people are going bonkers. And I’m not going to lie – as someone who used to enjoy this sick form of entertainment every week, I am too :) It’s not […]

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“YNAB Completely Changed Our Financial Life”

January 6, 2016
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Hey guys! I am SO excited to share this article with y’all today because I haven’t done a good job writing about YNAB myself (You Need A Budget) and that’s just crazy cuz this is a budgeting site!! And I love what they’re doing over there! So please welcome my boy Vic from DadIsCheap.com today who shares his story on how it’s completely changed his […]

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End of Year Net Worth Update: $488,967.81

January 4, 2016
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Happppppppy New Year, everyone! Can you believe it’s already JANUARY??? Of 2016??? Wow. I remember when we were going into 2000 and everyone was freaking out about technology exploding all over the place – hah. Good thing the internet is still here :) Well, we didn’t reach our glorious goal of becoming a half-millionaire this year, but we did end up roughly $20k higher than […]

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Where’s Your Ferrari?

January 1, 2016
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A great reminder to start the year off right ;) Courtesy of The Motley Fool: There’s an old story about a guy taking a smoke break with his non-smoking colleague. “How long have you been smoking for?” the colleague asks. “Thirty years,” says the smoker. “Thirty years!” marvels the co-worker. “That costs so much money. At a pack a day, you’re spending $1,900 a year. […]

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My Top 10 *Favorite* Blog Posts of 2015

December 30, 2015
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What up, what up! I hope you really like my site because I’m about to drop another Top 10 list at your feet today ;) But at least it’s not the Worst Posts of 2015! That would keep you busy until at least the start of 2017 – hah. Unlike the last list of the most popular articles from the year based on page views, […]

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