If you pay attention to politics, work for a company, or are around accountants often, youâve probably heard of a budget deficit. While the way people talk about budget deficits make them sound confusing and difficult, the concept is actually…
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For most of us, some level of financial stress is unavoidable. You’ll always have bills to pay, a job to keep, and the occasional emergency expense to deal with. What really matters is how you cope with that stress. With…
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How to use credit card rewards to pay for a wedding. While it’s unlikely to pay for your entire wedding with rewards, every little bit helps.
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To learn more about how our Minters are achieving their financial goals, we reached out to everyday Mint users, just like you, to hear their stories. Whether it’s paying off student loans, or working toward buying a home, weâre so…
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Although many people start New Yearâs resolutions in January, thereâs nothing magical about January with regards to self-improvement. Still, the best time to make a change or set a goal is today, so if youâre ready to level up…
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After years of building a stellar credit history, you may have decided youâre finally ready to invest in that vacation home, but you donât have quite enough in the bank for that eye-catching property just yet. Maybe you want to…
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People may often imagine that when they reach their milestones, there will be fireworks and party buses along with a huge celebration. And while sometimes there are, most wins are simply small steps you take every day until one day…
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Compound interest is one of the most important concepts to understand in investing. Itâs something about investing that many people arenât familiar with, but it plays an essential role in making investments profitable.Â If youâre curious about compound interest and…
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Using donor-advised funds is a more advanced tax strategy that has gotten more popular recently with the introduction of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA) in February 2020. The TCJA nearly doubled the amount of the standard deduction, which…
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Change has to start somewhere, and for many people that change is easier to make if the starting point has some meaning. It can be a birthday, an anniversary, or any other date with some symbolic weight. Most commonly, people…
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