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5 Best Budgeting Apps for Couples in 2023: Plan Your Finances Together

Budgeting is super important, especially when you’re in a relationship. It can be tough to keep track of expenses, set financial goals, and stick to a budget. But don’t worry, technology has made it much easier to budget and manage money together. In this guide, we’re going to look at the best budgeting apps for couples and how they can help you achieve financial success.

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Fall Semester Brings a New Requirement for Michigan High School Students: Personal Finance Class

We all know the importance of managing our finances, but did you know that most high school students graduate without formal education? Unfortunately, this is the reality for many students across the country, but only for a short time. Michigan high school students will now be required to take a personal finance class starting in the fall semester. This is a big step towards ensuring that students are financially literate and prepared for adulthood.

As the cost of living continues to rise, it’s more important than ever for young people to understand the basics of personal finance. From budgeting and saving to investing and managing debt, personal finance skills are crucial for making sound financial decisions and achieving long-term financial stability. And yet, despite the apparent importance of these skills, many students are leaving high school without the knowledge they need to manage their money effectively.

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Is An Electric Car in Your Future?

If you’re above a certain income, you may wish to look into it soon.

Driving by a car dealership this year, you may have noticed a huge difference. The inventory of many lots were empty. While some dealerships are starting to stabilize a bit more, the fact remains that both new and used car supplies remain somewhat constrained, including electric vehicles. However, thanks to the Inflation Reduction Act this year, your next EV or energy efficient upgrades may now be a little more affordable. Though if you meet a certain income bracket, you might want to look into taking the plunge now.

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Find Time For Yourself During The Holidays Too

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The holidays are a time for family, friends, and lots of festivities. But for many people, it can be a time of stress, anxiety and exhaustion. With the demands of shopping, decorating, parties and other activities, it can be difficult to find time to take care of yourself during the holidays.

But it is important to take some time for yourself during the holidays. Not only will it give you a chance to relax and unwind, but it can also help boost your mood and reduce stress. So how can you find time for yourself amidst the holiday chaos? Here are a few tips.

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A New Dad Can Get Postnatal Depression Too – Dadbooster Looks To Be a Game Changer

While I have previously written about postpartum depression in new dads, I think mental health is ALWAYS an important topic, so when something comes across the wire covering this, I love highlighting it. Now out of Australia comes a world-first specialized web-based treatment program, Dadbooster, for depressed or anxious fathers. It hopes to ensure new dads meet their mental health needs by reducing moderate to severe symptoms of postnatal depression.

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Dads Can Organize The Family Calendar Too

It’s no secret that as parents, we have a lot on our shoulders throughout the day regarding our kids and schedule. We have our personal lives to manage, our work lives, our kids’ lives, our kids’ appointments, our appointments, the list could go on. That must mean both parents are shouldering the organizational weight, right? Not quite, according to a recent tweet that went viral.

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