7 Real Ways to Pay Off Your Student Loans Faster – Single Mum, Parents Article

I recently watched a documentary online about the 2008 housing crisis. The film followed 3 individuals who unfortunately lost their homes at the time and covered their journey to rebuild their finances over the past 10 years. It really inspired a lot of conversation about when the next financial crisis would occur in the U.S. – not if it would occur but when. Some economists and financial gurus brought up the idea that the next crisis could involve the massive…

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How Depression Can Mimic Credit Card Debt and How to Deal Effectively – Parents Article

I have to say that I really like my therapist, and that she gets me and how my mind works, and therapy with her has been so helpful for me. Sometimes, though, she shares an insight with me that speaks to me so well that I feel the need to share it with others. And that happened in our session today. One of the things I struggle with a lot is feeling negatively about myself, and because of that I…

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You Have A Spending Problem – Single Dad, Parents Article

Anyone who has ever made a budget knows that if you are spending more money than you’re making, you have to figure out how to reduce some of those expenditures. This means listing everything you spend money on in any given month and then deciding which expenses are necessary and which are not. At some point, if you’re going to disrupt the pattern of over-spending, you will have to start eliminating some unnecessary expenses and reducing others. For your average…

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Was Jeff Sessions The Right Choice? – Single Dad, Parents Article

When President Trump chose Jeff Sessions as his Attorney General, I thought he had made a relatively strong choice. Admittedly, part of the reason I liked him, however, was just because of how much Democrats and the media absolutely detested him. In fact, their outrage and autistic screeching over his nomination, was nothing short of delectable for a Trump supporter like me. He seemed solid on immigration issues and other parts of Trump’s agenda. In fact, aside from his stance…

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Was Jeff Sessions The Right Choice? – Single Dad, Parents Article

When President Trump chose Jeff Sessions as his Attorney General, I thought he had made a relatively strong choice. Admittedly, part of the reason I liked him, however, was just because of how much Democrats and the media absolutely detested him. In fact, their outrage and autistic screeching over his nomination, was nothing short of delectable for a Trump supporter like me. He seemed solid on immigration issues and other parts of Trump’s agenda. In fact, aside from his stance…

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My top 10 blog posts of 2017 – your favourite posts in one place! – Single Mum, Parents Article

As the first year of blogging here on Self-Employed Single Mum draws to a close I’ve been taking stock and of the last 12 months and planning for 2018. That’s included digging into the stats for this site. It’s been a valuable exercise because it’s given me a great insight into which posts are striking a chord and being read the most. I’ve now got a clearer idea of where to go with my content next year. That might mean…

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My top 10 blog posts of 2017 – your favourite posts in one place! – Single Mum, Parents Article

As the first year of blogging here on Self-Employed Single Mum draws to a close I’ve been taking stock and of the last 12 months and planning for 2018. That’s included digging into the stats for this site. It’s been a valuable exercise because it’s given me a great insight into which posts are striking a chord and being read the most. I’ve now got a clearer idea of where to go with my content next year. That might mean…

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