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How to Prepare Your Kids for a Move

Moving under the best of circumstances can be extremely stressful, even if all you are doing is moving down the street or even into a larger apartment in your same complex.

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How to Pick the Best College to Attend

Deciding on the right college to attend is an intimidating task. You have thousands of options to choose from, from public and private universities to community colleges, and that’s without factoring in international universities. So how do you choose the best college to attend?

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Quick Tips for Dining Out Gluten Free

Many restaurants have come to realize that the needs of their customers are changing and they, in turn, are adapting their menus to meet this need. Usually, no matter where you choose to dine, you are able to find a few gluten-free options available right off the bat but, what happens when there isn’t a single item with that beautiful, bold GF stamped next to it?

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Best Budgeting and Personal Finance Apps – 2018

With smartphone apps, it is easier than ever to be financially healthy. No more putting pen to paper on a big spreadsheet (unless you want to), now you have the opportunity to have your budget and financial info with you at all times.

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Chase Freedom® Credit Card Review

If you are looking for a great credit card to earn cash back, the Chase Freedom® is a favorite to many. With an introductory cash bonus, multiple ways to earn cash back, and a long 0% introductory APR on both purchases and balance transfers– this cash back credit card is one to really consider adding to your wallet.

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5 Frequently Asked Retirement Questions

Planning for retirement can be one of the most nerve-racking things. You probably have a lot of questions about what you will need to do and when, how to ensure you will have enough money set aside, and how you will cover your expenses.

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Private Mortgage Insurance: What Is It?

While it’s possible to get a mortgage loan with as little as a 3.5 percent down payment (or with no down payment for some special programs), putting down less than 20 percent on a mortgage usually requires you to pay private mortgage insurance or PMI.

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Top Destinations for Solo Female Travelers

For some reason there’s still a great stigma surrounding traveling solo, especially for women. That’s really a shame, because traveling solo can be one of the most rewarding, liberating, and life-changing experiences of woman’s life.

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Best Health and Fitness Apps to Use in 2018

The new year has just started, and many people are getting back on track with their routines or are looking to begin a healthier way of living. There are many things that you can do on your own to get healthy, but sometimes it is good to have a little extra motivation, support, or education.

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How to Write an Effective College Admissions Essay

As students make the transition into university, the focus on effective writing becomes increasingly apparent. These tips will help you write a college admissions essay effectively. If you apply each of these tips, you’ll be able to address your audience with conviction and nail your essay with ease.

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