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Budgeting For Your Home as an Entrepreneur

In Entrepreneurship, Finance

While being a business owner can bring you great financial success, it can also come with a unique set of challenges – one particular challenge being buying a home. Owning your business may have helped you walk away from your job, bring in six figures, and save for a down payment, but entrepreneurs’ unique circumstances force them to approach the home buying process differently. However, don’t let the extra steps deter you from reaping the benefits of your success and achieving your dreams of purchasing a home. It all starts with understanding the mortgage process and fine-tuning your finances. Continue reading…

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8 Ways to Claw Your Way Out of Debt Now

In Entrepreneurship, Finance

For many consumers, getting rid of debt can be difficult. Debt comes in many forms,from school loans to credit cards. In wake of the Covid-19 pandemic, managing yourfinances is more important than ever. Some people have had to take pay cuts andothers lost their jobs completely. If you’re looking to get on top of your finances, beginby getting rid of your debt. Here are eight ways you can claw your way out of debt rightnow. Track your spending The first step to eliminating debt is fully understanding where your money is going.Using your monthly bank statements to list out all…

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Do You Need A Social Media Break?

In Phenomenal

Do You Need A Social Media Break? Am I the only one who can get distracted by social media? I spoke to a friend of mine one day and she told me she was taking a social media break. She said that every time she logged onto social media she began to feel bad about herself. She began to feel like she wasn’t enough and that she wasn’t worthy. Her story really impacted me, because I too can get overwhelmed by social media. I’ve noticed that if my mind isn’t guarded in gratitude for what I have and for who…

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One Thing You Need To Know About Unemployment Benefits. How moms may be impacted by COVID-19 and unemployment.

One Thing You Need To Know About Unemployment Benefits

In Finance

The COVID-19 pandemic has hit millions of Americans and upended life around the world.  But there is one group that has been hit very hard – moms.  Unexpected job losses, decisions to exit the workforce due to the increasing demands at home to be a homeschool teacher, or increased demands at work while maintaining the home have disproportionately impacted moms.  Unemployment has become a lifeline for many during these turbulent times.  But did you know that this lifeline now has the potential to be a major headache during tax time?   The reason is that unemployment benefits are considered income, similar…

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