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My Financial Bounceback!

They say that experience is the best teacher. When it comes to credit, that’s been true for me. Today, I’m an established banking professional and personal finance expert who understands...

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Money Mondays Ep51 – March Madness Your Money: The Sweet 16 of Side Hustles

March 20, 2017

Since March Madness is now upon us, it’s a great time to discuss how you can increase your personal financial bracket. On this episode of Money Mondays with Ash Cash, Ash gives you the “sweet 16” of side hustles! Listen...

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The New Year Do Over

March 14, 2017

The New Year is a time of renewal; the time when we reflect on what went right, but also a time to reflect on what we could have done differently. But if we take a minute to be truly honest...

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Money Mondays Ep50 – Creating the Best YOU Yet (Financially and Beyond)

March 13, 2017

Now that we are almost past the first quarter of 2017, some of us could use a boost to re-energize our goals and pump some life back into our momentum. On this episode of Money Mondays with Ash Cash, Ash...

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The Power of a Pledge

March 7, 2017

Language is the human capacity for acquiring and using complex systems of communication. It can be seen through mannerisms or understood through codes. You can use sign language, or other forms, but the most powerful form of communication is verbal....

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Money Mondays Ep49 – How to Spring Clean Your Finances Before Spring

March 6, 2017

Spring is vastly approaching and during this time we begin to spring clean to get rid of old items from the previous seasons. On this episode of Money Mondays with Ash Cash, Ash gives five ways to spring clean your...

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Ready for the Best You Yet?

March 1, 2017

The one thing we all have in common is that we all have dreams and aspirations. However, the truth is that life is never easy for those who dream! Those who want to live their best life will have many...

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Money Mondays Ep48 – How to Not Pull an Oscars on Your Finances

February 27, 2017

By now you should have seen or heard about the big Oscars flub, which might be the biggest mistake ever made on live television. On this episode of Money Mondays with Ash Cash, Ash gives five ways to not pull an...

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Money Mondays Ep47 – Financial Monogamy: Signs to Tell If Your Spouse Is Financially Loyal

February 13, 2017

Just in time for Valentine’s Day, On this episode of Money Mondays with Ash Cash, Ash gives you seven signs to tell if your spouse is financially loyal. Listen in as Ash discusses: Why unexplained withdrawals and transfers are big...

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Money Mondays Ep46 – Money Lessons Learned From the Patriots’ Super Bowl Win

February 6, 2017

On this episode of Money Mondays with Ash Cash, Ash gives you four money lessons learned from the Patriots’ Super Bowl win! Listen in as Ash discusses: Why how you finish is more important than how your start How you should...

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Money Mondays Ep45 – Understanding Your Financial Rights as a Traveler

January 30, 2017

On this episode of Money Mondays with Ash Cash, Ash explains your financial rights as a traveler. Listen in as Ash discusses: How you can be reimbursed for lost luggage Why the U.S. Department of Transportation is your ally How...

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Money Monday Ep44 – How to Save on Health Insurance During This Time of Uncertainty

January 23, 2017

On this episode of Money Mondays with Ash Cash, Ash gives you 12 ways to save on health insurance during these times of uncertainty. Listen in as Ash discusses: Why shopping around for the right policy is important How spending...

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10 Financial Resolutions to Make This Year

January 20, 2017

The New Year is a time of renewal; the time where we reflect on what went right, but also a time to reflect on what we could have done differently. Fitness and finance are usually the top two categories where...

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Money Monday Ep43 – What the FICO?!: How to Properly Build and Fix Your Credit

January 9, 2017

On this episode of Money Mondays with Ash Cash, Ash gives you 10 ways to properly build and fix your credit. Listen in as Ash discusses: The five categories that make up your credit score Why paying your bills on time...

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5 Ways to Work Out Without Paying for a Gym Membership

January 5, 2017

Are you like me: concerned about my health, paying a monthly fee to a gym that I never go to (but mean to!)? Then this article is for you! Every year gyms make millions of dollars on dormant gym fees...

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Money Monday Ep42 – How to Stick to Your New Year Financial Resolutions

January 2, 2017

Happy New Year!! On this first 2017 episode of Money Mondays with Ash Cash, Ash gives you six ways to stick to your New Year financial resolutions.  Listen in as Ash discusses: Why it’s important to live in day-tight compartments How...

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4 Security Tips for Savvy Mobile App Users

December 28, 2016

Once upon a time and not so long ago, mobile phones were used to only make phone calls and send text messages. Somewhere along the line as technology grew, phones became the one-stop shop for anything and everything. Now millions...

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11 Ways to Save During the Holiday Season

December 14, 2016

The holiday season is upon us, which means significantly more spending—and more potential to encounter financial trouble. Because of the emotional play many retailers use to get you to buy from their stores, it’s important to be overly vigilant with...

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Money Mondays Ep41 – How to Save Money on Travel This Holiday Season

December 12, 2016

On this episode of Money Mondays with Ash Cash, Ash gives you six ways to save money on travel during the holidays. Listen in as Ash discusses: Why searching for your tickets anonymously is important How buying from another country can save...

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Fintech and Traditional Banks: An Unlikely Marriage?

December 10, 2016

Fintech and traditional banks have a strange relationship. On one hand, fintech is the future with the ability to innovate at lightning speed, providing financial solutions and convenience at a low-cost to its customers. On the other hand, fintech is...

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Money Mondays Ep40 – Jumpstart Your Finances: How to Make 2017 Your Best Year Financially

December 5, 2016

On this episode of Money Mondays with Ash Cash, Ash gives you seven ways to make 2017 your best year financially. Listen in as Ash discusses: How your past can determine your future Why reverse engineering your financial goals is...

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Money Mondays Ep39 – 8 Ways to Save Money on Cyber Monday

November 28, 2016

On this episode of Money Mondays with Ash Cash, Ash gives you eight ways to save money on Cyber Monday. Listen in as Ash discusses: How not to create a strategy Why research is important The science behind marketing And more…...

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Become the Undisputed Champion of Black Friday

November 23, 2016

Black Friday can be a great day for your finances or it can set you back tremendously. The path you take and how well you control your emotions on this day, is entirely up to you. You can come out...

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Money Mondays Ep38 – 10 Ways to Holiday Shop Without Breaking Your Pockets

November 21, 2016

On this episode of Money Mondays with Ash Cash, Ash gives you 10 ways to holiday shop without breaking your pockets. Listen in as Ash discusses: The meaning behind Black Friday Why getting into debt is a bad idea How...

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12 Things You Don’t Have to Give Up to Save Money

November 18, 2016

Saving money is one of those things we know we have to do but is often associated with giving something up. The good news? These two don’t necessarily go hand in hand. You can budget, meet your financial goals, and still...

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Money Mondays Ep37 – The L.I.V.E.F.R.E.E. Life: 8 Steps to Financial Freedom

November 15, 2016

On this week’s Facebook Live-style episode of Money Mondays with Ash Cash, Ash gives you eight steps to financial freedom. Listen in as Ash discusses “The L.I.V.E.F.R.E.E. Life”: List your financial goals Incorporate an emergency fund Visualize your budget Establish savings Fund...

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