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8 Money Savings Tips to Pack Your Suitcase Like a Pro [Video]

[ad_1] [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SO5jDuBGZUQ?enablejsapi=1&autoplay=0&cc_load_policy=0&iv_load_policy=1&loop=0&modestbranding=0&rel=1&showinfo=1&theme=dark&color=red&autohide=2&controls=2&playsinline=1&&w=480&h=270]If you’re trying to save money on travel every single dollar counts, right? You can hone your flight finding abilities or plan an entire trip around an inexpensive country. But one of the best, and often times most overlooked, ways to save money on the road is by packing wisely and carefully choosing your travel gear. That’s right, the right travel gear can help you see the world for less. Follow my helpful packing tips and make sure your bag includes the following items to save money on airline-bag fees, laundry-service charges, and other expenses.#1 Don’t Buy Cheap LuggageIt may...

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Is Your Ex Evil? Or, Is Your Thinking About Your Ex Flawed?

[ad_1]   Is your ex evil? The key to a successful divorce, one in which the family isn’t destroyed financially and the children emotionally damaged is the ability of both spouses to see each other as flawed human beings, not as evil beings.    There is a human phenomenon psychologist’s call selective attention. It’s this selective attention that may have you wondering if your ex is evil. Human beings have a natural tendency to pay attention only to data that support their pre-existing points of view or desires. Information that contradicts their beliefs or wishes is filtered out of their awareness. Obviously, this practice...

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Survey: Men Receiving Alimony, Child Support on the Rise

[ad_1] Alimony and child support are difficult pills for you to swallow in post-divorce life. As a man, you have been socially assigned the notion that you are to be the one to help you ex-spouse financially recover from the divorce process and ease into her post-divorce life. You also have been assigned the task of financially providing for your children, which is a task that any active and loving parent would be happy to do. However, if you do not have a favorable child custody schedule and you do not trust your co-parent to apply the child support payments to...

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We Earn $200,000 and Can’t Save. Help!

[ad_1] Mia, 35 and her husband Luke, 36, earn a combined $200,000 per year. But after paying their mortgage and rental property loan, as well as car and student loans, child care, and other living expenses, the Los Angeles couple has a difficult time socking away money in savings. They do have about $10,000 in a rainy day account, which could cover their expenses for about one month. But adding to the account has been proving difficult. Luke feels confident that if they ever run into a serious financial bind, they could always take advantage of their low-interest home equity line of...

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4 Myths About Cheating That Women Cling To · Divorced Moms

[ad_1]Women believe myths about cheating because they have to believe their partner wouldn’t have cheated without a good reason.    When a spouse, friend or relative cheats its human nature to assign a reason for the cheating. At dinner last night I heard several friends go round and round about why a colleague of ours is engaged in an extra-marital affair. The conversation was made even more interesting because it was a group of women and me. It would seem women NEED a reason for someone betraying them. Why do they cling to societal myths about cheating? The conversation was rampant will...

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Mint Feature Highlight: New Credit Utilization View

[ad_1] Hi Minters! Kyle here from Mint’s product team. I wanted to share with you one of our newest feature updates that we hope you have already discovered. One of the biggest impacts to your credit score is your credit utilization ratio. That sounds really intimidating, but it’s actually a simple calculation of the total amount you use on your credit cards (your balance) divided by your credit limit. Knowing where you stand is a key factor in making good spending decisions.That’s why we wanted to make it really simple for you to go in and see how you’re doing with each...

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5 Interesting Facts About Modern Dads [Infographic]

[ad_1] Modern dads are busting so many preconceived notions about fatherhood. In generations past, fathers tended to be a source of financial support for their families, but were often emotionally distant. However, research shows that is no longer the case as today’s dads are finding unique and creative ways to connect with their children. Moreover, modern dads seem to care more about what it means to be a father as their paternal role forms a central part of their identity. The below infographic shows several interesting statistics about today’s fathers and the roles they play in their families.The post 5 Interesting Facts About...

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It’s Time To Stop Thinking Of Dads As The #2 Parent · Divorced Moms

[ad_1]Fatherhood is a blessing, a responsibility and something every man is 100% capable of doing – at least as well as any mom.   Many of us have just enjoyed a Father’s day celebration. Father’s Day was started by a woman, Sonora Smart Dodd, who was raised by a single dad, William Smart. He was the sole parent to Sonora and her five brothers after their mother died during childbirth. The first Father’s Day celebration was Sunday, June 19, 1910. But it wasn’t until President Lyndon Johnson signed a presidential proclamation declaring the third Sunday of June as Father’s Day in 1966...

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How to Make Use of Abundant Seasonal Produce [Video]

[ad_1] [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6lxwtJFT5D4?enablejsapi=1&autoplay=0&cc_load_policy=0&iv_load_policy=1&loop=0&modestbranding=0&rel=1&showinfo=1&theme=dark&color=red&autohide=2&controls=2&playsinline=1&&w=480&h=270]Welcome back to the collaboration between Mint and Brewing Happiness. I’m Haley, the girl behind Brewing Happiness – a blog about celebrating the small healthy choices we make in our lives, complete with recipes for everybody!  I’m here to give you tips on living a healthy, happy life on a budget. Summer is in full swing and ripe with fresh produce! This is my favorite time of year to shop seasonally, because there is an abundance of fruits and vegetables in season all at very low costs. Walk into any grocery store and there are likely to be sales...

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New Hampshire Considering Alimony Reform

[ad_1] When you are facing a divorce, one of the aspects that sparks fear is how it will affect your finances long-term. Given the splitting of assets and finances that typically occurs during the difficult process, financial loss is to be expected. The thought of financial challenges can get worse when aspects like alimony, and child support are factored into the equation. With the amount that you are forced to work after a divorce just to support yourself, it can be unpleasant to imagine taking a percentage from that sum and giving it to someone who you were once married to. In...

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