The 3 Simplest Tips To Build Up Emergency Savings

If you’re a regular reader of our blog, you’ve likely noticed we post a lot about savings. And guess what…here’s another one. 🙂 The reason we do it is because emergency savings is one of the most important aspects to being stable financially. Emergency Savings This time I’m talking specifically about building up savings in case…
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Flashback Friday: How To Avoid The Biggest 401k Blunders

Do you have a 401k or will you soon have one? Check out this flashback Friday post about the biggest mistakes to avoid with your 401k. These days, a 401k is typically the cornerstone of every investor’s retirement plan. Gone are the days of big company pension plans and for many of us, big company…
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Top 10 Blog Posts Of 2016

Let’s take a look at our top 10 blog posts of Sense & Centsibility for last year! 10. How to Write an Effective Hardship Letter 9. Five Ways to Avoid Your Sheriff’s Sale 8. Got Savings? How to go from $0 to $2,000 in one year 7. Mortgages and Divorce 6. Tips for Moving Out of Your…
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Managing Credit Through Different Phases Of Life

Happy Friday! We’re flashing back to this post about credit and how to manage credit through different stages of your life. People have different views of credit depending on what’s going on in their lives. How good (or bad) our credit is can affect everything from car insurance rates to getting a job to buying…
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Utilities: What Would We Do Without Them?

Can you imagine life without electricity and heat? During a Minnesota winter we’d be going to bed at 4 pm in December and have to sleep under a pile of smelly bear skins. We take our access to utilities like electricity and heating fuels for granted. But there is a lot happening on the other…
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