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Trump Just Helped Farmers in a Big Way

Trump Just Helped Farmers in a Big Way

(FinancialHealth.net) – Earlier this week, President Trump announced plans to help farmers by withdrawing a proposed rule from the end of the Obama Administration. Trump told a group of farmers in Austin, TX at the American Farm Bureau Federation conference he’s working to protect their water rights: “I am proud to announce that I am […]

How Wall Street Could Influence the Election

How Wall Street Could Influence the Election

(FinancialHealth.net) – Last year, there were rumblings that Wall Street Democrats were very concerned about Senator Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) becoming president. Some of them were even Democratic donors and they were threatening to stay home or vote for President Trump in 2020. Fast forward a few months, and the friction is back in the news […]

How to Check Your Credit Report for Errors

How to Check Your Credit Report for Errors

(FinancialHealth.net) – Your credit score is a measurement of your financial history. If you have a low credit score, it’s harder to get loans, and if you are able to finance anything, you’ll pay thousands of dollars more in interest than someone who has a good credit score. This is why you need to check […]

How Women Are Winning in Trump’s Economy

How Women Are Winning in Trump’s Economy

(FinancialHealth.net) – It’s no secret the economy and job market are doing very well under President Trump. In fact, some industries are growing really quickly and that is great news for women in America. For the second time in history, there are more women in the US workforce than there are men. The Labor Department […]

The 10 Best Jobs You Can Do From Home at Any Age

The 10 Best Jobs You Can Do at Home at Any Age

(FinancialHealth.net) – Many people choose to work a job from home, so they can take charge of their career and financial future. If you’re thinking about making the switch to a home-based job, you may be wondering what options you have. There are many great work-at-home job opportunities to consider. We’ll share with you the […]

What Trump’s New Trade Deal Means for the Average American

What Trump’s New Trade Deal Means for the Average American

(FinancialHealth.net) – On the same day the Senate began preparing for President Trump’s impeachment trial, they gave the American people a huge win and passed the US-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA). The trade deal will finally replace the widely unpopular North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA). When Trump ran for office, replacing NAFTA was one of his […]

Is the Gender Wage Gap Finally About to Close?

Is the Gender Wage Gap Finally About to Close?

(FinancialHealth.net) – Ask people about the gender wage gap and it tends to incite arguments. Depending on who you query, people will claim it doesn’t exist, claim it has always existed, rage against it, or shrug it off. The truth is, as always, somewhere in the middle. Research shows that at a gap does exist, […]

4 Tips For Penny Stock Investors

4 Tips For Penny Stock Investors

(FinancialHealth.net) – Contrary to the name, it’s very rare for a penny stock to actually cost a penny. The United States Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) considers any stocks that cost under $5 per share to be penny stocks. Penny stock shares are typically shares of small companies, and they trade via the pink sheets […]

The Importance of Personal Finance as a College Course

The Importance of Personal Finance as a College Course

(FinancialHealth.net) – Countless colleges offer personal finance courses to students. The problem many people are seeing is that these courses are not mandatory. They are there to take if the student wishes, or if he is planning to major in a finance-related degree. Knowing about money, budgeting, and personal finance shouldn’t be a choice. Every […]

How Sanders and Warren Are Shafting American Workers

Sanders and Warren: Their Tax Plan Will Hurt Workers

(FinancialHealth.net) – Senator Bernie Sanders (D-VT) and Senator Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) have told the American people that they will give out a lot of free stuff if they’re elected. Free college and free healthcare are just two of their proposals. To pay for all of the free programs, they’ve both said they’ll place a wealth […]

Top 5 Financial Threats Facing Seniors

Top Five Financial Threats Facing Seniors

(FinancialHealth.net) – Seniors are more likely to experience threats to their finances, as more people target them thinking they will be naive to what is happening. Phone call scams and Internet hacks are especially important for older adults to look out for. But, there are five top financial threats facing seniors regularly. 1. Phone Scams […]

FL Governor Announces Big Changes to State’s Prepaid College Plan

FL Governor Announces Big Changes to State's Prepaid College Plan

(FinancialHealth.net) – Parents in Florida who bought prepaid college plans for their kids received good news this week. Florida Governor Ron DeSantis announced the state is giving out $500 million in cash refunds to parents who bought the plans, with the average payout being $4,700. That’s not all. Parents who are still paying for their […]

Text Message Scams and How They Threaten Your Finances

Text Message Scams and How They Threaten Your Finances

(FinancialHealth.net) – Text messages are easy to send and receive, allowing people to communicate at their will instead of when the other person answers the phone. However, don’t think that just because you’re texting you no longer have to deal with telephone scams. Sure they may not call you at all hours of the day, […]

The Dark Truth of Warren’s Student Loan Plan

Warren's Student Loan Plan: Too Good to Be True

(FinancialHealth.net) – Senator Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) announced her plan to cancel student loan debt this week. Unfortunately, it looks like she’s going to punish America’s most successful citizens in the process. Warren’s plan will cancel up to $50,000 of student loan debt for people who make under $100,000 annually. For those who make over that […]

Don’t Buy Another New Car Until You Read This

Don’t Buy Another New Car Until You Read This

(FinancialHealth.net) – Considering a big-ticket purchase like a car? Halt in the name of sensible financial decisions! Before you move forward, you must understand how to shop for and/or finance a car in a way that makes sense for your budget. Car dealerships are notorious for milking people and bluffing about the actual condition of […]

Why Rewards Credit Cards Aren’t All They’re Cracked Up to Be

Why Rewards Credit Cards Aren't All They're Cracked Up to Be

(FinancialHealth.net) – Rewards credit cards seem like such a great option. Not only do you get to have a line of credit in your name to spend as needed, but you can also earn ideal rewards each time you use the cards. While this may sound like a great deal to many, rewards cards aren’t […]

Tokens Anyone?

(FinancialHealth.net) – Cryptocurrency. Bitcoin. Do you remember when that trend started and everyone thought it was just a passing phase? Something that was mainly used between gamers and really didn’t matter much if you weren’t part of that world? Cryptocurrencies are a complex sequence of mathematical formulas run on a computer, shared on a public […]

Earning Money Online Through Survey Sites

The Most Common Digital Scam Affecting Seniors Today

(FinancialHealth.net) – Finding ways to earn money online is a common goal for many people. You want a simple way to save up some cash without having to leave the house. Whether you work online full time, or you want to do it on occasion, you can earn money through survey sites. There are multiple […]

70,000 CA Truckers Shielded From New Law

(FinancialHealth.net) – In 2019, California Democrats passed a law known as Assembly Bill 5 (AB5) and it has wreaked havoc on independent contractors in the state. Now, a federal judge is protecting the trucking industry from the damage. AB5 was originally intended to protect workers from being mislabeled as independent contractors. Instead, the law caused […]

Why Americans Need a $2,000 Savings Fund

Why Americans Need a $2,000 Savings Fund

(FinancialHealth.net) – Financial emergencies are bound to arise, yet most Americans do not have the necessary savings to handle these situations. When a financial shock happens to a family, it can take them months or longer to recover. Some never fully recover at all, as they live paycheck to paycheck with no extra cash available […]

Top 3 Store Savings Apps

Top 3 Store Savings Apps

(FinancialHealth.net) – Are you squeezing every penny you can out of your food budget? Even if you’re couponing and hunting for deals, you might be missing out on the very best ones right under your nose. Your smartphone – whether it’s an iPhone, Android, or something else entirely – gives you instant access to a […]

Congress Turns Its Attention to Marijuana This Week

Congress Turns Its Attention to Marijuana This Week

(FinancialHealth.net) – This week, the House Energy and Commerce’s Health Subcommittee is turning its attention to cannabis. A hearing, entitled “Cannabis Policies for the New Decade” will be held Wednesday to look at marijuana descheduling. Currently, marijuana for medicinal purposes is legal in 33 states and it’s okay to use it recreationally in 14 states. […]

Trump’s Economy Continues to Pay Off For Blue Collar America

Trump's Economy Continues to Pay Off For Blue Collar America

(FinancialHealth.net) — According to new numbers, President Trump’s economy has remained incredibly strong for workers across America. The US jobless rate fell again, and the number of unemployment claims filed is at an almost 50-year low. “Layoffs remain at their lowest, as a share of the workforce, since the data were first collected on their […]

4 Assets You Didn’t Know You Had

4 Assets You Didn’t Know You Had

(FinancialHealth.net) – You’re richer than you think! If you’re glancing down at your wallet right now scoffing at what you just read, you’re not alone. All too often we consider money – either in cash form or digital form – to be the only true “asset” we have; that’s simply not true. Hidden in the […]

Iran Conflict Has Impact on Stock Market

Iran Conflict Has Impact on Stock Market

(FinancialHealth.net) – There was good news out of Wall Street this week, despite the tensions with Iran. According to MarketWatch, on Thursday, US stocks hit record highs. President Donald Trump was able to calm the markets by announcing on Wednesday he was not going to retaliate against Iran militarily. There had been some concern that […]

Why Tax Season Makes You a Target

Why Tax Season Makes You a Target

(FinancialHealth.net) – Tax season comes and goes each year with thousands of people having their identities stolen or their refund checks taken from them. It is one of the most popular times of the year for people to become targets. There are many reasons for this targeting, including the large lump sums of money people […]

How to Protect Yourself From Identity Theft

How to Protect Yourself From Identity Theft

(FinancialHealth.net) – Identity theft is #9 in the active threats list. Protect yourself by putting a solid plan in place. People can easily steal your identity online, at the store, or anywhere personal information gets used. There are methods you can use to protect yourself from this type of theft so you do not become […]

Tax Break Extensions You May Have Missed Over The Holidays

Tax Break Extensions You May Have Missed Over The Holidays

(FinancialHealth.net) – Over the holidays, President Trump signed legislation into law that went a bit unnoticed but is very important. The law is the Taxpayer Certainty and Disaster Tax Relief Act of 2019 and it extends and resurrects a lot of popular tax breaks for both individuals and businesses. Here is a list of the […]

What The Recent Drop In Mortgage Rates Means For You

What The Recent Drop In Mortgage Rates Means For You

(FinancialHealth.net) – Homebuyers and sellers received some good news to kick off the new year. In the first week of January 2020, the average 30-year fixed mortgage rate fell to 3.69%, according to Mortgage News Daily. So, what does that mean for you? Well, if you already own a home and you have a higher […]

How One Man Used Personal Finance Books to Become a Millionaire

How One Man Used Personal Finance Books to Become a Millionaire

(FinancialHealth.net) – Countless people graduate college with no money left to their name. This sentiment was true for Grant, owner of Millennial Money. He had just over two dollars left in his account when he returned home from school. Seeing such a low balance gave him a wake up call that made Grant realize he […]

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The 5 Most Successful Shark Tank Stories

The 5 Most Successful Shark Tank Stories

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The hit show Shark Tank brings innovative ideas to the eyes of investors with the hopes of becoming the next big product to hit...