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How to Find Money to Save for an Emergency Fund

Confused why you have no savings? Is your bank account never where you want it to be? Do you make a decent income, but have nothing to show for it and live paycheck to paycheck? Maybe your financial life is like the 1980’s pop song, Total Eclipse of the Heart.

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How Much Should You Save for an Emergency Fund?

If you hate the stress and uncertainty with unexpected expenses, then today’s video is for you. You’ll learn how to find out much you should save for an emergency fund. In other words, what’s your emergency number? It’s like a sleep number. Your emergency fund number is designed for you

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How to Pay for Unexpected Expenses

Do unexpected expenses come in like a wrecking ball? Are you tired of the stress from expenses constantly popping up? You plan, plan, and plan. Yet unexpected expenses always throw you off. The car breaks, you find yourself in the ER, or worst yet you lose your job from COVID

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How to Stop Feeling Like a Failure with Money

Do you want to stop feeling like a failure with money (and life)? Does your mind wander down the toxic and destructive rabbit hole of ‘should’s?’ I should have a higher paying job, paid off my student loans years ago, or be a homeowner by now. Falling short of goals

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One Unconventional Way to Overcome Financial Fear (for Good!)

Are you experiencing fear now? You know the feeling, your heart’s racing like you’re starring a lion in the face. Your body jumps into fight, flight, or freeze mode. Financial fear can be overwhelming, crippling, and all-consuming, but it doesn’t have to be. Even when your circumstances aren’t ideal, you

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Ask Carly is Back with a LIVE Q&A Session

Join me this Friday, July 3 at noon for a lunch break live Q&A session on Facebook and Instagram! Ask Carly is a chance for YOU to tell me what you want, what you really, really want (with money) and figure out a plan to get there. You can submit

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Racial Equality and Law Enforcement with Lisa Chandler

Racial equality and law enforcement are major issues. What’s the solution? In this interview with Lisa Chandler, a leader among leaders, you’ll find practical tips on how to respond to racism from her unique perspective. “I get to be on both sides of it. I’m in law enforcement and I’m

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Jessica and Matthias Paid off $61,000

How Jessica and Matthias Paid off $61,000 in 20 Months

Imagine having no monthly debt payments! If you’re tired of all your money going to pay off debt, then newlyweds Jessica and Matthias are proof change is possible. After getting married they paid off $61,000 in 20 months. Here’s why Jessica and Matthias were on a mission to pay off

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Carly Michelle Best Money Class Ever

Hi! I’m Carly Michelle, Finance grad, creator of Best Money Class Ever and money coach. I paid off $35,000 of debt and saved a nest egg of over $100,000 by age 26 (earning only around the median household income!).

Here on the blog you’ll learn how to say bye, bye, bye to debt, build savings, and stress less about money.

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