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Articles tagged: Self-Improvement

Hey Business Owner, Are You Making these Common Social Media Marketing Mistakes?

Why Social Media Marketing? Originally seen as a fad, social media marketing is now an integral component of 21st century business. Is your business on board? You need to look no further than America’s most successful companies and social media itself for proof. According to research from University of Massachusetts Dartmouth, 97% of the Fortune 500 use […]

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What a Racket

What a Racket: Tales of Equifax, Experian and TransUnion

The Protection Racket Equifax, Experian and TransUnion don’t have your back. I’ve been trying to come up with some new business ideas. It’s really hard, though. Technology is changing so fast, you know? Well, I finally came up with a good one. I’m going to start my own security firm. I’m going to install burglar […]

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What are GMOs

What are GMOs? Let’s Explore the History, Myths and Issues

With the recent release of the pro-GMO documentary, Food Evolution by Scott Hamilton Kennedy, the safety and labeling concerns of genetically modified organisms (“GMOs”) have been thrust back into the limelight on social media and other political forums. So, what are GMOs? Since it is a complicated and often misunderstood topic, I thought it good […]

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Dealing With Divorce: Financial Transition

Dealing With Divorce: Financial Transition

The financial transition is understandably overwhelming — especially during a time of personal transformation, such as dealing with divorce or remarriage.

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Committed Leadership: Are You the Chicken or the Pig?

There’s an old fable in business about The Chicken and The Pig. Long story short: the Chicken is involved; the Pig is committed. Real, committed leadership is about being the Pig, not the Chicken.

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Financially Fit in Your 40s

Check out the winning essays from the 2016 Financial Poise Essay Contest: Financially Fit in Your 40s.

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Military Saving For Retirement

Military Saving for Retirement

Military life comes with its own unique struggles and benefits, the military retirement plan being just one of them. This paper intends to explore the ramifications of the new military retirement plan and other military financial experiences.

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Save for the Future, But Live for the Now

We are pleased to publish the winning essays from the 2016 Financial Poise Essay Contest: Financially Fit in Your 40s.

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Financial Poise Radio

Episode 81 with Ethan Knight – Co-Founder of the American Gap Association

Gap Year: using a year between high school and college in particular ways in order to maximize the value of college. In Episode 81, Chris Cahill talks Gap Year with Ethan Knight, co-founder of the American Gap Association. The AGA serves as a comprehensive resource for those interested in the programmatic Gap Year’s instructional, experiential, and adventuresome qualities.

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Episode 49 with Allen Kors – CEO of AchieveLending.com

This week Allen Kors, CEO of AchieveLending.com, talks about student loans and lenders with Accredited Investor Markets Radio in Episode 49. His company is the first on-line student loan comparison platform and is really a kind of matchmaker.

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