California Personal Finance Tips - Borowitz & Clark

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Save Money in LA: Covered California
Covered California is California’s ACA-compliant health insurance marketplace. Plans purchased through Covered California may be eligible for premium subsidies, which reduce how much have to pay to obtain health insurance
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Identity Theft
Although there are no foolproof methods for preventing identity theft, there are some steps that everyone can take to make it harder for criminals to target them and steal their personal information.
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Affordable Los Angeles Wedding
Wedding venues that don't break the bank? Food at the reception that isn't more expensive than feeding your immediate family for a year? And a honeymoon that's lavish and relaxing enough without draining your wallet? Yep. It's possible! Check out Borowitz & Clark's tips for an affordable Los Angeles wedding.
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LA microgig
With a high-speed internet connection and a smartphone, you have the power to earn extra cash on your downtime. While some microgig sites, like Swagbucks, only provide gift cards or points as compensation, the following sites pay real money that can be deposited into your PayPal or checking account.
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Selling Your Stuff
If you are looking for some side money (or to clear space in your attic), you can take advantage of an old method for doing so: selling your stuff. And with the advent of the Internet, that can now be done either offline or online, creating new opportunities when you want to exchange your personal belongings for cash.
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Voidable Transfers in California
Both California law and the U.S. Bankruptcy Code have provisions that let creditors undo voidable transfers made in an effort to protect assets from creditors. And under California law, making such transfers can be a crime.
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Beware of Pyramid Schemes
Recognizing the warning signs of common scams and fraudulent work-from-home opportunities like pyramid schemes is a critical first step in building a successful home-based business to supplement your income.
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LA date night
There’s a whole world beyond deal sites, and many businesses choose not to advertise with third-party merchants in favor of advertising their own specials. Cheap or free LA date night experiences are waiting to be discovered amongst Southern California’s vast natural surroundings.
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Free LA Workouts
There are more bargains in Los Angeles than most people realize. Here, we’ll decode the most affordable workouts in L.A. where you can sweat off inches from your waistline — not your wallet.
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LA Garden Tips
While there are some affordable grocery stores in Los Angeles, eating out can be very expensive, especially if it’s healthy food you seek. But you can grow your own garden in Los Angeles, whether you own a home or rent an apartment, or enjoy some of the best community gardens L.A. has to offer.
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Debt vs Retirement Los Angeles
As people begin to think about retirement, a common question they ask financial advisors is whether they should concentrate on paying off their debt or putting aside money for retirement. The answer is not the same for everyone. Primarily it depends on what kind of debt you are carrying and what system motivates you.
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LA Getaways
If you’re craving some downtime away from the city but don’t want to navigate the LAX labyrinth, you’re in luck! As a resident of Los Angeles, you have the pleasure of living less than four hours away from the beach, desert, and mountains. Here are 7 affordable LA getaways for families, couples and single adventurers.
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