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What is Annual Percentage Rate (APR)?

What is Annual Percentage Rate (APR)?

Annual percentage rate (APR) is what you pay for borrowing, expressed as a single percentage that represents the actual yearly cost over the term of a loan. This includes any fees or additional costs associated with the transaction. It can…

How Unlearning Makes You Smarter

How Unlearning Makes You Smarter

Unlearning. We could all use a bit more of it. We spend so much time obsessed with acquiring new knowledge that we don’t realize a lot of not-so-useful knowledge also finds its way into our heads.
What Is the Fiduciary Rule?

What Is the Fiduciary Rule?

Yesterday, the headlines were full of the news that Texas federal trial Judge Barbara M.G. Lynn had ruled in favor of the Labor Department, and against financial industry challengers as well as the Trump administration, on the DoL&rsquo…

Support Refugees

Support Refugees

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Final count: 314 books sold, $5,155 to be donated. Thank you to the hundreds of you who purchased, tweeted, amplified, shared, supported, cheered and advocated. On February 17th, Zoë Wild and…

Overcoming the Stress of Overachieving

Overcoming the Stress of Overachieving

We’re currently facing an epidemic. It’s got a lot of different names: anxiety, uncertainty, overwhelm, burn out. The problem is that unnoticed, these things can turn into medical problems with real consequences: digestive problems, headaches, disturbed sleep, depression, and even autoimmune conditions.
All You Need Are Roots and Wings

All You Need Are Roots and Wings

Excerpt #3 from Worth It: Your Life, Your Money, Your Terms

My mother told my teenage self that to navigate life successfully, all I needed were roots and wings: foundational values and principles, and the confidence to take calculated risks…

Changes to Obamacare Affordable Care Act

Changes to Obamacare Affordable Care Act

The Affordable Care Act, also known as Obamacare, has become a polarizing political issue over the past several years. Americans are deeply divided over their views of the law, and while leaders on both sides of the aisle seem to…

Is Your Long-Term Security At Risk?

Is Your Long-Term Security At Risk?

Excerpt #2 from Worth It: Your Life, Your Money, Your Terms

Since founding DailyWorth in 2009, I’ve come to see that the gender divide in long-term security is even greater than I had realized. While today’s opportunities…

President Donald Trump and Your Taxes  part 2

President Donald Trump and Your Taxes part 2

On Tuesday we covered how the new administration will affect your taxes.

A new president has taken office, and a centerpiece of his campaign included promises to strengthen American businesses and create new jobs. While large corporations, such as Carrier…