Debt And Mental Well Being

It seems like I’ve had an uptick in counseling sessions where people were referred by their mental health professional. Whether or not it is a real trend, I am very pleased. When people suffer from any number of mental health conditions, including depression, bi-polar, or anxiety, they often have accompanying debt problems. If you’ve ever…
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What’s Your Financial Downfall?

If you see something on sale in a store do you feel compelled to buy it even though you don’t need it? If so, that might be your financial downfall. This means that you’re spending too much money on an item or service that it’s affecting your ability to save money, build wealth, keep up…
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LSS Helps People Achieve Financial Stability

Finances cause undue stress to way too many people every day, but it doesn’t have to be that way. That’s where a nonprofit organization like LSS Financial Counseling comes in because we help people achieve financial stability. Our own Program Director, Darryl Dahlheimer was interviewed by BadCredit.org recently. He talked about how LSS helps people…
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budget-friendly hobbies

6 Budget-Friendly Hobbies

Whether you’re trying to save more money for emergencies or retirement or pay off debt, the first expenses that tend to be cut are the fun things. You might cut back on going out with friends, travel, or dining out. It’s the smart thing to do and commendable that you’re willing to make sacrifices, but…
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4 Ways To Start Building Your Net Worth

Building up your wealth, or net worth, is not a quick fix…it takes time. But the good news is that there are simple steps you can take to make progress without being an investment whiz. Check out these 4 tips: Save, save, save Your wealth includes what you have in checking and savings. So continue…
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