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How We’re Planning Our Hibernation Vacation

Feb 09, 2016 - Yahoo Finance

By John Schneider and David Auten, Debt Free Guys

We know we’re preaching to the choir when we say this winter has been rough. It’s for this very reason that we’re “leavin’ on a jet plane and don’t know when [we’ll] be back again.” We need sun, sand and warmth – like, now. READ FULL STORY

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Tips for Transitioning into Retirement

Feb 03, 2016 - Investopedia.com

By Zina Kumok

Maybe you’ll retire next year, although you did say that last year and the year before. Eventually, you start to wonder: Will you ever be ready to move on? READ FULL STORY

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More Firms Set to Join Robo-Advisor Ranks in 2016

Feb 02, 2016 - Investopedia.com

By Zina Kumok

Robo-advisor platforms are continuing to gain steam. Studies from A.T. Kearney show that while robo-advisors only control 0.5% of U.S. investments now, in 2020 that figure will jump to 5%. READ FULL STORY

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What is a Mutual Fund Fact Sheet?

Feb 01, 2016 - Investopedia.com

By Zina Kumok

Mutual funds can be complicated. It’s easy to get lost down a rabbit hole of knowledge, especially for new investors who simply don’t know where to start. READ FULL STORY

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Should My Partner & I Combine Our Money?

Jan 29, 2016 - Credit.com

By John Schneider and David Auten, Debt Free Guys

“What’s mine is mine and what’s yours is mine,” goes an oft-repeated joke about cohabitation and marriage. As we know, though, there’s an element of truth to every joke, at least if it’s a good one. READ FULL STORY

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My Money Story

Jan 28, 2016 - Credit Karma

By Credit Karma

Hear how John and David, of Debt Free Guys, ended up in $51,000 of credit card debt and how they worked together to tackle it. READ FULL STORY

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First Comes Love, Then Comes Marriage & Then Comes … Taxes?

Jan 21, 2016 - Yahoo Finance, Taxes

By John Schneider and David Auten, Debt Free Guys

Benjamin Franklin said, “There are only two certainties in life — death and taxes.” This applied to the entire LGBT community even before Massachusetts took the first step to expedite The (so-called) Apocalypse . . . . READ FULL STORY

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Achieving Financial Bliss: Lessons From 12 Years Together & Counting

Jan 19, 2016 - Yahoo Finance

By John Schneider and David Auten, Debt Free Guys

We’re past the seven-year itch and in “gay years” we’re more Cocoon and less Romeo & Juliet, if Juliet was a dude. Heck, we’ve been together longer than it took some of our straight friends to date, marry and divorce. READ FULL STORY

Why Two Budgets Are Better Than One

Jan 08, 2016 - Yahoo Finance

By David Auten and John Schneider, Debt Free Guys

The topic we’re most frequently asked about is our budget. Usually in the interest of time, people want to know that “one simple trick” to make budgeting easy. READ FULL STORY

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3 Money Questions Millennials Are Asking Gen-Xers

Jan 06, 2016 - The Denver Channel, ABC Channel 7

By David Auten and John Schneider, Debt Free Guys

Our nieces are millennials and have tons of questions about “what to do next.” As Gen-Xers who grew up during the 80s and came of age during the booming 90s, we can share unique insight to this maturing cohort. READ FULL STORY