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dealing with debt and a financially irresponsible spouse

I am married to a man that isn't exactly financially responsible. When he finds something that he wants, he will do whatever is necessary to buy it. This has caused us a lot of debt over the years. What can you do when you are married to someone that doesn't take being in debt seriously? How do you approach him or her about their spending habits? I have worked with a financial professional to learn how to manage my money, how to discuss our money problems with my husband and to learn how to reduce my debt as quickly as possible. Find all this information and more here on my blog.

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The Right Way to Get Additional Time to File Your Taxes

Few Americans enjoy filing their income taxes. And many taxpayers find themselves filing at the last minute for a variety of reasons. But what if you feel you need more time to file? Are there legitimate reasons to delay your tax filing even longer? And how can you do so? Here are a few answers to ease your mind. Why Request an Extension? The IRS does grant extensions of time to file, so you have the option if you need to use it. Read More 

Auto Loan Tips That Will Help You Score The Best Deal

Buying a new car is an activity that can strike fear in the hearts of some consumers. The stress associated with a new car purchase is often centered around financing the vehicle. Most people don't have the cash reserves to pay the purchase price of a newer vehicle in full, so they rely on an auto loan to spread the cost of the vehicle out over time. Finding the right auto loan will help to make your next car-shopping experience a more positive one. Read More 

3 Reasons Why You Should Use A Personal Loan To Buy A Car

If you are ready to buy a car and are thinking about getting a personal loan to do so this could be a great choice. This is because a car loan often has restrictions that you can avoid when you use a personal loan to purchase your car. Here are some of the best reasons why you should choose a personal loan instead of  a car loan when purchasing your next vehicle. Read More 

4 Signs Your Business Needs A CFO

As a small business growing into a larger one, you undoubtedly don't want to take on unnecessary expenses. But when can will you know when you should invest in your future by hiring a CFO in addition to your accounting Controller? Here are a few signs. You Need to Evaluate Your Profit. A Controller and the related accounting staff can help you determine whether or not you're making a profit. But a CFO is one who identifies way to maximize that profit and make it larger. Read More 

How Precious Metals Can Help Your Investments

When you invest, you have to diversify, especially when dealing with retirement accounts. Your retirement funds now depend mainly upon your efforts, and you don't want to concentrate funds in one vehicle, lest you lose a lot. Adding an IRA account that focuses on precious metals adds another egg to that proverbial basket. Precious metals aren't always an option in many IRA portfolios, so by adding it yourself, you can expand your investments in an interesting way. Read More