Author Archives: Toni Marie

6 Ways to Financially Prepare for Christmas

According to a survey, about nine in ten Americans say they celebrate Christmas, including non-Christians and people with no religion.  Overall, 51% consider it as a religious holiday while 32% say it’s more of a cultural holiday. With more and … Continue reading

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5 Companies that are Hiring Seasonal Holiday Workers Right Now

When we hear the word “holiday,” we immediately think of spending money on gifts, food preparations, travel, decors and personal shopping.  Well, that is so true.  But the holiday season isn’t just all about seeing our salaries flying out of … Continue reading

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Save Money on Fall Travel

If you’re looking for great bargains, slim crowds, and a “just right” weather, a vacation during the shoulder season is a smart traveler’s best bet. Depending on the destination and the activities the place is known for, autumn is usually … Continue reading

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Most Common Financial Goal Setting Mistakes to Avoid

When it comes to financial freedom, goal setting is a must.  The goals you set will give you a sense of direction when it comes to how you handle your finances and will be the building blocks of your success. … Continue reading

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How You Can Make Money on Facebook

There are 2 billion monthly active Facebook users worldwide, with five new profiles created every second.  Yes, every second. Facebook is not anymore just a platform that gives users an opportunity to express themselves and connect with friends and family … Continue reading

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10 Everyday Habits that are Making Your Poor

Has anyone noticed that time is running so fast these days?  FYI, we’re only a little over three months away from welcoming a brand new year.  But for some of you, time isn’t just the only thing flying so quickly, … Continue reading

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Budget-Friendly Tips to Save Money at NFL Games

According to a survey conducted by, the average cost for two people attending a home game would be around $200, including stadium food and parking fees.  That’s only the average – in certain stadiums, it’s a lot higher.  A … Continue reading

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7 Small Businesses to Start this Fall

With less than a hundred days before Christmas, we can officially say that the holiday season is almost here.  And we know what that means – we need to start saving! On my previous article, “How to Increase Savings this … Continue reading

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How to Increase Your Savings this Fall

As we welcome the autumn months, we also welcome new set of expenses – back to school, Halloween and pre-holiday shopping to name a few.  But don’t worry because a new season also means new money-making and money-saving opportunities. So … Continue reading

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4 Important Tips for Safer Online Banking

Banking has never been this easy, thanks to the power of internet.  Gone were the days when you have to drive up to your bank and wait in line to make your transactions. Internet banking has made bill payments, fund … Continue reading

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