All articles tagged: “Stories”

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Good News Network — An Online News Service That Provides Inspiring Stories on Health, Business, Money, Science, and the Environment

Good News Network — Uplifting Stories on Money and More

In a Nutshell: No news is good news, as the old adage goes, and if you tap into the 24-news cycle these days, you... read more »

Adam West

By: Adam West • 6/13/17

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JustGiving: How the Original Digital Fundraising Platform Has Helped Make Over $4.2B Worth of Difference for Thousands of Global Causes

JustGiving: Helping Make $4.2B+ Worth of Difference

In a Nutshell: Some of life’s most tragic events are small, touching only our lives and families. Others are so... read more »

Brittney Mayer

By: Brittney Mayer • 5/16/17

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Free Music Archive Provides Access to Hundreds of Thousands of High-Quality Downloads at No Cost

Free Music Archive Provides Access to Quality Downloads at No Cost

In a Nutshell: We live in an age of free music streaming and sites of questionable legality offering downloads at... read more »

Adam West

By: Adam West • 5/1/17

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GoFundMe — How the World’s Largest Social Fundraising Platform Has Garnered $3B in Donations for Worthy Causes in 125 Countries

GoFundMe: $3B in Donations Raised for Worthy Causes in 125 Countries

In a Nutshell: GoFundMe, the world’s top social fundraising platform, is revolutionizing the way people donate... read more »

Adam West

By: Adam West • 4/24/17

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LibriVox Offers Free Worldwide Access to Public Domain Audiobooks Recorded by Volunteers in 94 Languages

LibriVox Offers Free Access to Public Domain Audiobooks

In a Nutshell: The current popularity of audiobooks and the ubiquity of smartphones and tablets have revolutionized... read more »

Sean Garrity

By: Sean Garrity • 3/29/17

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Housing Works Provides Healthcare & Services to 30K+ New Yorkers Affected by Homelessness & HIV

Housing Works Provides Healthcare & Services to Those in Need

In a Nutshell: For nearly 30 years, Housing Works has been engaged in a mission to end homelessness and AIDS... read more »

Sean Garrity

By: Sean Garrity • 3/15/17

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CaringBridge Provides a Platform for Those Affected by Medical Issues to Share Stories and Garner Emotional & Financial Support

CaringBridge Provides Emotional & Financial Support for Medical Issues

In a Nutshell: Sona Mehring founded CaringBridge in 1997 after close friends were looking for an easy way to update... read more »

Sean Garrity

By: Sean Garrity • 2/6/17

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CrowdRise Provides the World’s Largest Platform to Help Those in Financial Need Raise Funds Through Crowdsourcing

CrowdRise — The World's Largest Crowdsourcing Platform

In a Nutshell: Co-founded by actor Edward Norton, CrowdRise is the world’s largest and fastest-growing online,... read more »

Ashley Dull

By: Ashley Dull • 1/11/17

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Credit Karma Spreads Debt Awareness With “My Money Story” & Helps Rewrite Financial Journeys

Credit Karma Spreads Debt Awareness With "My Money Story"

In a nutshell: Credit Karma encourages debt discussions with its latest #MyMoneyStory campaign, an initiative to... read more »

Ashley Dull

By: Ashley Dull • 11/10/15

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“Pound Foolish” Author Critiques Dark Side of Personal Finance

“Pound Foolish” Author Critiques Dark Side of Personal Finance

In a nutshell: Acclaimed author and journalist Helaine Olen takes an in-depth look at America’s personal finance... read more »

BadCredit.org Staff

By: BadCredit.org Staff • 9/16/14

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5 Shocking Stories of Debt & Desperation

5 Shocking Stories of Debt & Desperation

Most of us will endure financial struggles at some point in our lives and come out on the other side, but debt can... read more »

BadCredit.org Staff

By: BadCredit.org Staff • 6/26/14

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7 Billionaire Entrepreneurs Who Beat the Odds

7 Billionaire Entrepreneurs Who Beat the Odds

People who have great ideas often don’t have a lot of money to turn those dreams into reality. Fortunately these... read more »

BadCredit.org Staff

By: BadCredit.org Staff • 6/25/14

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Rags to Riches: 8 Inspiring CEOs Who Made It Big

Rags to Riches: 8 Inspiring CEOs Who Made It Big

There’s an old mantra that says “the rich get rich and the poor get poorer.” It’s a popular sentiment, but it’s not... read more »

BadCredit.org Staff

By: BadCredit.org Staff • 6/18/14

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What I Learned from My 3 Biggest Financial Fails

What I Learned from My 3 Biggest Financial Fails

I may be a financial writer and expert, but I’ll be honest: My track record is far from perfect. My parents did... read more »

BadCredit.org Staff

By: BadCredit.org Staff • 5/23/14

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A Financial Journey: Money Crashers

A Financial Journey: Money Crashers

“Your guide to financial fitness” is the motto of MoneyCrashers.com, a site that works hard to help people make... read more »

Toby Bower

By: Toby Bower • 4/18/14

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A Financial Journey: Simon Cave

A Financial Journey: Simon Cave

Simon Cave is an entrepreneur, author and founder of TheBecomer.com. The Becomer was created to guide and educate... read more »

Toby Bower

By: Toby Bower • 3/14/14

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A Financial Journey: My Money Design

A Financial Journey: My Money Design

MyMoneyDesign.com is a personal finance blogger that believes people don’t get rich by accident. It comes from... read more »

Toby Bower

By: Toby Bower • 3/7/14

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Behind the Company of One: Dr. Dale Callahan

Behind the Company of One: Dr. Dale Callahan

Dr. Dale Callahan is an entrepreneur, speaker, professor and author of “Resumes are Worthless: How to Find the Work... read more »

Toby Bower

By: Toby Bower • 2/28/14

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A Financial Journey: Corinne Kerston

A Financial Journey: Corinne Kerston

Corrine Kerston, author of OneIncomeLife.com, is a personal finance blogger who has more than six years of... read more »

Toby Bower

By: Toby Bower • 2/21/14

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A Financial Journey: Savvy Financial Latina

A Financial Journey: Savvy Financial Latina

Savvy Financial Latina is a 20-something personal finance blogger learning to manage her money, life and career in... read more »

Toby Bower

By: Toby Bower • 2/14/14

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A Financial Journey: Brian Fourman

A Financial Journey: Brian Fourman

Brian Fourman, founder of Luke1428.com, shares his financial journey from being an overspender to finding the... read more »

Toby Bower

By: Toby Bower • 2/7/14

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My Journey from Overspender to E.M.P.O.W.E.R.ed Spender

My Journey from Overspender to E.M.P.O.W.E.R.ed Spender

Rewind about 10 or 11 years. Before I was a mom, before the adult in me was unleashed, I was a college student. I... read more »

Tiffany Huff

By: Tiffany Huff • 1/24/14

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3 Ways We Got Out of Credit Card Debt

3 Ways We Got Out of Credit Card Debt

When my husband and I got married, we realized a few weeks after our wedding that between the two of us, we had... read more »

Erika Blaska

By: Erika Blaska • 10/2/13