legacy

The Surprising Research About Money And Happiness

~ Spike Milligan Are people who make more money happier? What about people who save more? Can people be happy with very little? And how do your spending habits impact our satisfaction? In this article, we’ll explore the relationship between wealth, income, and happiness. As you’ll see, there are many insights we can glean from…
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What Is Prosperity Economics? (And why would you want to use it?)

There seems to be no shortage of financial advice, but that has not led to economic success for most. Too many Americans are having trouble saving for their own needs and wants while struggling to pay down debt and keep up with the rising costs of healthcare and college educations. Many are saving in their…
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Women and Wealth: Challenges, Changes, and Steps to Prosperity

“When people point out that I am successful in business AND a woman and a mother, I have to wonder why that should come as a surprise or be a fact worth noting.” What challenges do women face when it comes to money? What must they do to overcome these challenges? And where are the…
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Give Your Dollars a Lifetime Guarantee

Not much in life is truly “guaranteed.” We can’t guarantee the weather, what other people will or won’t do, the direction of the markets, or even if we’ll be around to see tomorrow. And even most “guarantees” have exceptions. Your purchase is guaranteed – but only for 30 days, or unless you drop the item,…
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Term or Whole Life: The Third Option

“Whole Life or Term Insurance?” It’s a never-ending debate amongst financial advisors and self-proclaimed experts. Today, we’d like to suggest a third option. But first… let’s summarize the two most popular and obvious choices: Term life insurance allows the insured to afford more coverage for less premium, thus putting greater protection in place, in the form…
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Alternative Investments: Non-Correlated Assets for a Better Portfolio

Investors have short-term memories, which is why so many cling to the stock market, even when it’s on a downward trend, or overdue for a correction. If you have lost confidence in the market, or are simply looking for WHERE you can invest OUTSIDE of the stock market-safely and profitably-you’re not alone. So why do even nervous investors still cling to mutual funds and…
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5 Things You Should NEVER Leave to Your Children

While inheritances are largely thought of in terms of financial legacies, there are many things that we “leave” for our children, including things they may not want! Our financial, emotional, physical, intellectual and spiritual legacy is hopefully a positive one, not one that burdens them. Whether or not you have life insurance, assets, or a…
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