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Peer pressure can boost your financial health

Amrita JayaKumar, NerdWallet Published 12:03 a.m. ET Aug. 27, 2017 CLOSE Matt Granite counts down his ten favorite websites to find unique, and sometimes vengeful, gift ideas. Peers can hold you accountable and keep you motivated with financial goals.(Photo: ASSOCIATED PRESS) When you’re training for a fitness goal, a workout buddy can be your best asset. She’s the one who ...

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Financial planning for newlyweds | Randfontein Herald

If you are getting married soon or have recently tied the knot, you will know that building your life together can be overwhelming. Photo: Pixabay. For illustrative purposes. If you are getting married soon or have recently tied the knot, you will know that building your life together can be overwhelming and are there are so many things to consider, ...

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Powerball: You can be rich even if you don’t hit the jackpot

The Powerball jackpot is at $700 million. (Larry W. Smith/European Pressphoto Agency) The most recent Powerball jackpot reached $700 million, creating yet another frenzy of folks dreaming of a chance to say, “Take this job and shove it.” When I win the #powerballjackpot I’m going to pay someone’s mortgage and student loans off — Lillian8901 (@Whiteghost6523) August 23, 2017 #Powerball ...

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Advice to the Powerball Winner: Think About an Endowment

As I’m writing this, the Powerball jackpot is estimated to be worth more than $700 million, making it the largest potential lottery prize of any country in history. The lump sum payout is estimated to be $443 million, though these numbers are expected to climb significantly before the drawing Wednesday night, Aug. 23. See Also: Let’s Say You Win the ...

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When you’re training for a fitness goal, a workout buddy can be your best asset. She’s the one who cheers you on good days and pushes you on bad days. When you’re working to reach a financial goal, friends can be equally helpful. Peers can influence how much you save for retirement, determine when you choose to retire ...

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