Tag Archives: financial goals

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Is Your Broken Behavior Causing You Money Woes

Don’t let shame impact how you spend, save, and invest your hard-earned cash

The goal of financial independence mandates that you are clear about your money situation at…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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New Baby On The Way? 7 Money Moves To Make Now

Having a baby is a financial decision, and it’s critical to plan accordingly

The value of a human life will always be more than any price you can…

By Alfred Edmond, Jr.

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3 Questions That Will Put Money in Your Pocket

Looking Inside for the answers you need about spending

Our choices about how we spend and save money are as important as the amount…

By Stacey Tisdale

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How Much Rent is Too Much Rent?

Study finds rent causing many Americans financial stress

Overspending on housing takes away our ability to fund retirement, education, and takes resources away…

By Stacey Tisdale

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How to Make Your Financial Goals a Reality

Research shows ‘accountability’ is the game changer

The study looked at outcomes over a 1 month period. When it was complete,…

By Stacey Tisdale

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Free Help for Managing Your Debt

Study shows debt counseling pays off

Be wary of offers for debt counseling for a fee, and consider starting your debt…

By Stacey Tisdale

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Creating a Financial Life Plan: Where to Begin

How to set financial goals

This story gives readers tools to connect with their highest ideals and priorities so that…

By Stacey Tisdale

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How To Set Financial Goals

Black Enterprise’s Senior Personal Finance Editor Stacey Tisdale shares her tips on CNN’s HLN

Black Enterprise’s Senior Personal Finance Editor Stacey Tisdale shares her tips on CNN’s HLN.

By Stacey Tisdale

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The 3 Things That ‘Really’ Make Goals a Reality

The scientifically proven formula for success

Psychology professor Gail Matthews from Dominican University in California, heard about an often cited study…

By Stacey Tisdale

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Creating A Financial Plan You Can Stick To

Why so many of us have trouble with the ‘B’ word

The word ‘budget’ conjures up feelings of deprivation and sacrifice – feelings humans avoid. Seeing…

By Stacey Tisdale

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6 Resources to Help You Achieve Your Goals by the End of the Year

Apps and books to help you set, track, and achieve your dreams

With less than 90 days left before the end of the year, the timing couldn’t…

By Kandia Johnson

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3 Habits For Better Money Outcomes in 2014

Make sure your money is right or else everything in your life will go wrong

Commit to good habits, not just desired outcomes

By Alfred Edmond, Jr.

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Speaking Up Pays Off When it Comes to Your Financial Goals

Telling others can help them keep you accountable

Discussions around money can be revealing but are sometimes difficult to have, especially if you…

By Darren Sands

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4 Top Financial Goals to Achieve Right Now

Quickly, a refresher course on what you need to be doing

The earlier you start here the less of a rush you will be in later.…

By Jennifer Streaks

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Your choice: Will you celebrate financial freedom in 2013—or continue to suffer from a financial hangover? (Image: ThinkStock)

New Year’s Resolutions for Financial Freedom in 2013

If you're not willing to keep these three key commitments, you're just kidding yourself about improving your finances during the year to come.

When it comes to money, I believe that improving our finances boils down to three…

By Alfred Edmond, Jr.

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Love & Money: 6 Ways to Stop Fighting About Money

Your guide to managing matters of finance and romance

Love can be grand until the arguments begin. And more often than not, it’s about…

By Sheiresa Ngo

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Retiring Rich: How to Build a Nest Egg With Your Spouse

Advice, tips and strategies you can use now to ensure a secure retirement in the future

Planning for retirement is crucial at every point of your life, and that planning changes…

By Renita Burns

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How to Calculate Your Net Worth

3 simple steps for gauging the value of your personal wealth

If you want to get a true gauge of your personal wealth, you need to…

By Renita Burns

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Women & Money: Lessons From the Financially Independent

Living below your means is a tried and true method to gain�and keep�your wealth

Financial independence can sometimes be an illusive concept. So I think it is always helpful…

By Patricia Stallworth

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Women & Money: What’s Your NET Worth?

To scout out a path to financial independence, you need to know where you are starting from

Creating a financial plan is essential as you move toward financial independence. Analyze where you…

By Patricia Stallworth

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