Budgeting for Charitable Giving Can Increase Your Happiness

Tithing, or giving 10 percent of one's income or crops to a religious entity, is an ancient practice. In fact, the word "tithe" comes from a derivative of the number 10. Even if you aren't religious, you may still want to follow the guideline of setting aside 10 percent of your gross income for Charitable Giving.
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Catching up on Retirement Planning

For many people thinking about retirement planning early into a career, they may seem it to be a bit morbid, feeling as if this beginning is just a means of preparation. As with anything, everyone’s experience varies wildly depending on life circumstances. It’s all too easy to get to a point where it feels like you’ve missed the retirement planning bus. The good news is that you haven’t. It’s never too late to get started, but it can sometimes be hard to reconcile that you’ve got to get started. As with any habit, the earlier you start the easier it gets, and starting later in the retirement planning game leaves you with a bit of an uphill battle. Not to fear, it’s never too late to get started. Here are a few tips to consider for getting your retirement plans underway.

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