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Pursuit To Happiness

Pursuit To Happiness

In my pursuit to happiness, I find it ironic that happiness is something we strive for in our life, yet what makes us happy changes constantly, depending on our stage in life. Lately, I have been catching myself thinking about what truly makes us happy. What point in...

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My Favorite Mobile and Desktop Productivity Apps

My Favorite Mobile and Desktop Productivity Apps

My favorite productivity apps for mobile and desktop helps me to get things done, stay organized, plan short, mid and long-term projects, and tracks my fitness and keeps me on budget. Let just say, I rely heavily on my apps to help me become the most effective person...

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5 Things You Can Do To Improve Your Dental Hygiene

5 Things You Can Do To Improve Your Dental Hygiene

There are many things you can do to improve your dental hygiene. I know, because I've been on both the good and bad sides of proper dental hygiene. Proper dental hygiene will not only save from losing your teeth but can also save you thousands of dollars in dental...

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Why I Chose To Keep And Upgrade My 2011 MacBook Pro

Why I Chose To Keep And Upgrade My 2011 MacBook Pro

Apple is notorious for its overpriced products. They justify the cost of producing high-quality products that perform really well. I own the Early 2011 MacBook Pro. And I still love it. If you own an older MacBook Pro and are considering upgrading to the latest or...

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Eating Out While Staying On Budget

Eating Out While Staying On Budget

Eating out while staying on budget can be hard to do every month. I’ve been on a budget for some time now and I’ve done a good job limiting myself from eating out. This has translated into saving me hundreds of dollars a month just from food costs. But there are times...

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Unique Valentine’s Day Experiences

Unique Valentine’s Day Experiences

  Unique Valentine's Day experiences are becoming increasingly popular, especially among millennials. People are choosing to experience Valentine's day rather than buying things. According to the National Retail Federation (NRF), an estimated $18 billion will be spent...

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How To Learn A New Skill Fast

How To Learn A New Skill Fast

  Do you want to know how to learn a new skill fast? Ever wanted to play guitar, golf or yoga? Everything that you’ve ever wanted to learn you can achieve within a matter of hours or months, depending on the difficulty of what you want to learn. I’ve always had a...

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How To Use Financial Technology To Improve Your Finances

How To Use Financial Technology To Improve Your Finances

  How to use financial technology to improve your finances will become increasingly more important, in the way you shop and do banking, over the next decade and beyond. I rarely carry cash. I can go weeks without a single dollar in my pocket. The main reason I’m able...

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Handle Emotional Spending in 5 Steps

Handle Emotional Spending in 5 Steps

  Budget your emotional spending Do you ever have emotional spending? If so, how do you deal with emotional spending triggers? It’s already hard to stick to a budget. But then something simple as the smell of freshly brewed coffee can be enough to trigger me in...

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How To Budget With Precision in 2018

How To Budget With Precision in 2018

  Learning how to budget has already saved me hundreds of dollars. And believe me, I needed it. Last year, I’ve decided to take back control of my finances. Admittedly, I’ve been on a spending spree for the last few years, taking yearly trips both domestic and...

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We are Leny and Rolan, authors and co-creators of Art of Cents. We help people find creative ways to make, spend and save their money better.

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