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Are you a little intimidated by the Save Half challenge? I was too! Saving half of my meager take home income seemed like a far fetched dream. As a relatively new saver, the idea of putting away such a large amount by the end of the year seemed so impossible, daunting, and utterly … [Read more...] about Save Half Challenge: A Dummy Proof Method to Saving 50% Take Home Income
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