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From a very early age, my parents talked to my siblings and I about money. We helped my mother count money at the grocery store, my father took us to the bank machine and we were only given allowances if we showed my parents a “budget,” which included giving, saving and spending. MORE
Saving for a down payment is a huge financial burden, especially when there are so many other priorities for your money. I know first-hand what a challenge it can be; while I was plugging away at my down payment, I also had to pay my way through $40,000 in tuition and schooling expenses. To say I was financially “stressed” over those four years would be an understatement. MORE