Personal Finance

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What is a promissory note?

Promissory notes are legal lending documents. If you're going to lend money to someone, you'll need one. You've also likely signed one in the past,…

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Top saving mistakes to avoid

When there are loans to be paid and birthday gifts to be purchased, it may seem like saving money is your last priority. But in the long run,…

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The top three ways to avoid probate

By drafting a living trust, designating beneficiaries, and holding property jointly, you may be able to avoid probate.

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How to know when to file bankruptcy: Tips and considerations

Bankruptcy is an option if you have too much debt. Find out if bankruptcy protection is right for you, the differences between types of bankruptcy,…

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31 blockchain business ideas to capitalize on

Blockchain technology is revolutionizing business operations, but which blockchain business ideas are practical in the real world? This guide…

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7 ways to help aging parents with their finances

Discussing finances with aging parents can be fraught. Before navigating this potentially delicate situation, consider these approaches.

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Who Gets the Debt: Bankruptcy and Divorce

One of the most hotly contested issues in divorce proceedings is the division of property and assets, but few couples consider what will happen to…

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DIY divorce papers

Follow these 12 steps to file your divorce papers.

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FLP: What is a family limited partnership and how can it save your family money?

Despite its increasing popularity, the family limited partnership comes with some significant disadvantages that may make it an unsuitable tool for…

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Leaving money for college: Education trusts

The cost of raising a child is nearly $286,000. And a good chunk of that is education costs. One way to cover ever-growing education costs is by…

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