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Trent Hamm
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Jun 24, 2019
“The Simple Dollar” Is Not “The Easy Dollar”
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Jun 22, 2019
Some Simple Advice for Estate Sales and Auctions

One of my favorite things to do on a lazy Saturday is check out an estate sale or estate auction.…

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Jun 18, 2019
How to Get Better at Anticipating Your Financial Needs

One of the most valuable tools for keeping your financial life as stable as possible is to improve your ability…

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Trent Hamm
Jun 18, 2019
How We Go Camping – And Some Suggestions for New (and Experienced) Campers

Joel writes in: First, what is your car camping set-up. I’m thinking of getting a canopy tent for hanging out…

Trent Hamm
Trent Hamm
Jun 17, 2019
6 Tips to Grow Your Savings on an Irregular Income

Here’s how to manage your money and stabilize the roller-coaster ride throughout the year.

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Jun 17, 2019
Mortgage Rates Have Dropped Sharply — Should You Refinance?

Here's how to decide if refinancing your home loan is a good deal.

Mia Taylor
Jun 18, 2019
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