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The Importance of Mid-Term Goals

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What are mid-term goals and why is it so important to define them? We all have short term and long term goals, but many of us neglect the crucial mid-term goals. We need to set mid-term goals because focusing on those long term goals can be extremely difficult. It’s hard to stay motivated when the [...]

Money Mistakes I Made

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The following article is by Kristi Muse, our staff writer. She is a great freelance writer, blogger, police officer’s wife, and stay at home mom of two. I’ll be the first to admit that I have made plenty of money mistakes in my life. Most of those mistakes are a direct cause of the financial situation [...]

2015 Annual Net Worth Update

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I hope everyone had a great Christmas. We drove down to the Bay Area to spend time with family and friends, and we had a really nice Christmas. It was a bit crazy with 3 kids in the house because someone was always crying. The kids had a lot of fun playing together, though. RB40Jr [...]

Christmas Bucket List

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I hope you are enjoying your holidays with family and friends. This year we drove down to the Bay Area to spend time with my mom and brothers. Christmas is a lot more fun now that we have more kids in our family. RB40Jr is almost 5 and he has 2 little cousins age 3 [...]