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3 Things You Must Know to Change Your Destiny

Feb 13, 2017 - Adulting.tv

By John R. Schneider, III

One of my favorite quotes is by Mark Victor Hansen, co-creator of Chicken Soup for the Soul: “You control your future, your destiny. What you think about comes about.” I like this quote because it makes you the master of your destiny, READ FULL STORY

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How to Lose Like an Adult

Feb 07, 2017 - Adulting.TV

By John R. Schneider, III

I’ve been adulting for a quarter of a century now. As someone raised in a very politically engaged family, though, I’ve been politicking for even longer. By the time I had civics in high school, my political views were firmly planted. READ FULL STORY

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Money experts’ first credit card lessons

Feb 09, 2017 - CreditCards.com

By Karen Queen

Do you remember your first credit card? I got my first card in January 1987, a Visa through Carolina Telco Federal Credit Union. I was four years out of college and hadn’t yet built up a savings account. READ FULL STORY

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How New Parents Can Spoil Their Kid for Only $25 a Month

Feb 10, 2017 - Motley Fool

By John R. Schneider, III

Congratulations, new parents! You have yourself a bouncing bundle of responsibility. You and your partner are free to shower your baby with love, affection, and lots and lots of stuff — but miniature bipeds are expensive. READ FULL STORY

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Why the queer community must change from spenders to savers

Feb 01, 2017 - Policy Genius

By John Schneider & David Auten, the Debt Free Guys

If you identify as queer, I bet $100 that I could guess if you are a spender or a saver. Luck wouldn’t be on my side, but rather statistics, according to Prudential’s 2016-2017 LGBT Financial Experience. READ FULL STORY

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8 Signs It’s Time to Stop Taking Money From Mom and Dad

Jan 31, 2017 - Adulting.tv

By John R. Schneider, III

According to a 2016 Fidelity study, 47% of millennials have received some sort of monetary support from their parents. This support was “most likely to take the form of . . . . READ FULL STORY

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How to decide if graduate school is right for you

Jan 20, 2017 - Policy Genius

By John R. Schneider, III

Graduate school is expensive. The decision to go shouldn’t be solely based on desire or emotion. An analytical consideration of whether to go, which major and which school is important. READ FULL STORY

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Adulting for Your Parents: 5 Topics You Must Cover

Jan 23, 2017 - Adulting.TV

By John R. Schneider, III

There comes a time in our lives when suddenly we must adult for our adults. Our roles switch. The caregivers need the caregiving. Adulting for your parents isn’t easy. READ FULL STORY

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How This Same-Sex Couple Paid Off $51,000 in 3 Years

Jan 18, 2017 - US News & World Report

By Susan Johnston Taylor

At one point, David Auten and John Schneider had $51,000 in credit card debt, despite the fact that they both worked in financial services. Paying off that debt in three years and then . . . . READ FULL STORY

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How to Break the Resolution Cycle to Improve Year-Round

Jan 16, 2017 - Adulting.TV

By John R. Schneider, III

After a meeting at a Denver breakfast house earlier this month, I took Lyft home. The driver and I had an inspiring chat. She asked me if I had any New Year’s Resolutions. READ FULL STORY