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New Job? – Let’s get RICH!

October 12, 2017 Hoogar 0

Graduates, if you just got yourself a brand-spanking new FIRST REAL JOB, you are in a position to strike it rich! You are the lucky ones! To get rich, the first thing you need to […]

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Financial Planning for College

September 28, 2017 Hoogar 0

In the day of state-wide lotteries, students don’t realize it but more college funding and educational scholarships are available than ever before. There are a lot of reasons you won’t receive those and the main […]

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Budgeting with the envelope system

September 21, 2017 Hoogar 0

I often read articles from financial gurus, such as Gail Vaz Oxlade, Dave Ramsey, and various others, who endorse budgeting by using the envelope system. For the most part, the envelope system involves using only […]

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The Power of Compounding

September 13, 2017 Hoogar 0

AT THE HEART of sound investment theory is a simple calculus known as the Power of Compounding. I know – it sounds like the punch line to a joke you might overhear at a CPA […]

Miscellaneous

What Happiness Means to Me.

September 13, 2017 Hoogar 0

This is just going to be short (Well.. Its going to be short in my mind.. It might in reality end up being a page or more xD). Okay, so I’ll try to make this […]

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Accepting Yourself

September 12, 2017 Hoogar 0

The process of accepting yourself as who you are and liking who you are as a person, is one of the most crucial steps to being accepted by another person in a social manner. Friends, […]

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Teens and Alcohol

September 11, 2017 Hoogar 2

As we grow up, even as kids, everywhere we look we see advertisements for alcohol; we see our parents enjoying a glass of wine with their dinner and we hear people talking of the many […]

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Karma: What Goes Around Comes Around

September 10, 2017 Hoogar 0

Lots of people these days say “Karma is a bitch” or “What goes around comes around,” but do we really know what this means? Not many people who use these terms or talk about karma […]

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Investing 101: Overcoming the Inertia

June 20, 2017 Hoogar 0

JUDGING BY THE FACT you’ve taken the trouble to find this Web page, our guess is you don’t need a lot of convincing about the wisdom of investing. You’ve probably been beaten over the head […]