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The education system in the US isn't really working for us. How do we make it better?
Kevin surprised me. I knew that he didn’t have much money because he was putting himself through his second Bachelor’s degree. So I guessed that his financial story would be about how it sucks to b...
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What happens when you meet your goals? I mean the really big ones. The ones that define who you've always wanted to be.
Joanna’s family comes from a relatively poor background. “My parents left their home country in the 1980s to escape civil war, and came here, so it wasn’t easy for them. Growing up I didn’t have mu...
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The Monte Largo Financial Blog is back in action. Where'd we go for 6 months? Read on...
Where Did The Blog Go? Six months ago, in early February, I got very sick. It was the kind of sickness that lingers for weeks. It’s the kind that makes you want to wrap yourself in a blanket and do...
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How do you manage expectations with spendy friends without breaking the bank or their feelings?
“One of the most beautiful qualities of true friendship is to understand and to be understood.” -- Lucius Annaeus Seneca (62 AD) Our Favorite F Words Part 3: Friends & Finance Over the past few...
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This week we're exploring the continuation of our F word series with Fine Tastes and Finance. Ready to drink yourself to wealth in the new year?
Our Favorite F Words Part 3: Fine Tastes & Finance Over the next few weeks we’ll be exploring our favorite F word, Finance, and how it relates to the other important F’s in our lives: Family, F...
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I love the Christmas season, and I'm looking forward to working through these four steps myself.
 
Christmas is right around the corner. Want to learn how to really enjoy it and stress less during this season? Read on. #christmas   #happiness  
“The excellence of a gift lies in its appropriateness rather than in its value.” - Charles Dudley Warner Our Favorite F Words Part 2: Family & Finance Over the next few weeks we’ll be diving in...
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How does decision paralysis keep us from making the best possible choices?
“I’m waiting to become an actual adult,” Jonathan tells me. “Making decisions scares me though, so I often choose not to make them [regarding money].” Jonathan is a man with both undergraduate and ...
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Clarissa's story can teach us a lot about family, finance, and the choices we make that influence both.
I find myself sitting across from Clarissa*, a 25 year old woman who appears to have it all. “College was a calculated financial decision” she says, referring to her choice to go to a state school ...
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The one percent isn't some elusive club to which only certain folks are invited. You can join the ranks too. #personalfinance  
Try to save something while your salary is small; it’s impossible to save after you begin to earn more. -- Jack Benny, American Comedian As Mitt Romney poises himself for another run at the White H...
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DIY Projects are a great way to learn skills and save money. We completely redid our home office, and want to share the results with you!
This is way overdue, but we finally have a chance to share our short photo-journal of the project to revamp our spare bedroom into Monte Largo HQ. In the tradition of great companies like Hewlett-P...
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How much does it cost to live where you are? Check out Monte Largo's new Affordable Living Index!
 
How much does it cost to live where you are? We're excited to announce the publication of our Affordable Living Index! It's a new tool to help you figure out where you want to live and how much it costs to live there. We'd love to hear what you think. #costofliving   #personalfinance   #financialfreedom  
“Now, here, you see, it takes all the running you can do, to stay in the same place. If you want to get somewhere else, you must run at least twice as fast as that.” -- Lewis Carroll, Through the L...
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Everybody loves the F-word: Food! We're starting a new series on the intersection of our favorite F-word, Finance, and the things that make life worth living! This week's topic will teach you how to stay healthy and wealthy.
“The cornucopia that greets you as you enter the supermarket dwarfs anything that Louis XIV ever experienced...you can decide on a whim to choose between scores of nearby bistros...in each of which...
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