The Rise of the Automated Financial Advisor

  Have you heard of automated financial advisor platforms? You may be able to get started investing with less than you think. Usually when you think of a financial advisor you picture going into an office to meet a person. This person is a financial advisor and will learn about your money situation and prove they can help you reach your financial goals. However, with the rise of automated financial…

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Women & Finance: You Have to Have Your Own Money Skills

  I was speaking to a woman about money and monitoring expenses when she admitted that she “just let’s her husband handle everything.” When she said everything she meant everything. She had no idea what accounts they had or at which institutions they had them. She of course didn’t have the passwords to any accounts. She didn’t pay the bills and trusted and expected him to alert her if there…

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Your Number One Money Blocker

We have a special guest post by my friend and colleague Sarah Aderson of Expand Your Heart. Read below on what may be stopping money from flowing to you in abundance. Want to know the real reason why you aren’t earning the salary you want? Want to know why every time you make some money it goes out just as quickly? Do you wonder why you can’t move to a…

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How to Arrange Your Money and Assets for More Financial Aid

Is there a way to arrange your money to get more in financial aid? Tuition rates are climbing higher and higher and financial aid isn’t keeping up. The average tuition jumped 2.9 percent last year, 3.7 percent for private. If you’re in the middle class you may make too much for your child to qualify for need based financial aid and too little to come out of pocket with the…

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Escaping the Cubicle Isn’t About Traveling

For me, they’ve got it wrong. Most of the time, coaches, consultants and other entrepreneurs who teach on building a business to escape the cubicle brag about how they can travel and how often. I was looking at some sites and just started feeling like seriously?! All the pictures of them riding a camel in some foreign desert. Or backpacking in some foreign rainforest. Or bragging about sleeping in a new country…

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Money Calendar: A Key Financial Tool You Should Be Using

What’s a money calendar? Never heard of this financial tool? Let’s start here. Have you ever said … “I just need a way to get a handle on all my bills. It’s not that I didn’t have the money I just forgot about it. I thought it was due next week.” These are statements I often hear from clients and readers about their bills and paying bills. They accounted for…

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Expert You Should Know Rosemary Knight

Expert You Should Know - RKnight

The Acceleration Bay contains advice from experts and entrepreneurs you should know if you don’t already. Accelerate your money, career and business.   Rosemary Nonny Knight     What do you do and why is it important? I work with driven determined business owners and professionals who want to create wealth using their strengths.  They want to enjoy freedom, a wealthy lifestyle without having to capitulate, confirm and continue to…

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3 Key Concepts to Teach Children About Money and Entrepreneurship

It’s a question that many have: how early can I start teaching my child about money? The answer is much earlier than you think. Some of my earliest memories deal with my Sebastian (from The Little Mermaid) piggy bank and money lessons from my mom. All this before I ever bought anything. Those lessons about how money and saving works stuck with me. As soon as your children seem curious…

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How to Create Financial Security: 3 Headed Approach

Financial security can mean different things to different people. When looking up the definition of security, I found “freedom from risk or danger, safety” and “freedom from doubt, anxiety, fear; confidence.” So it makes sense that financial security would mean having a feeling of freedom with your money and feeling confident and safe about money situations and your lifestyle. What would it take to feel this way? What would it…

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How to Pick a Financial Expert: 4 Key Items to Consider

A financial expert is great to provide resources and information as well as provide accountability and feedback. However, it may be confusing on how to pick a financial expert.  In a previous article I talked about how to determine which expert you need.  Once you have determine which financial expert you need, then comes the task of picking one to hire. So you’ve probably heard that you should get recommendations…

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