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We're firm believers of living within your means and paying cash. Since vehicles are such big purchases, making wise decisions when it comes to buying cars is one of the best ways to set yourself up ... Read More about 7 Reasons to Pay Cash for Your Vehicles (and How to Do It)
Selling on Facebook Marketplace can be a great way to bring in some extra cash – if you do it right. If you’re not experienced with selling on Marketplace, there are also a lot of pitfalls that can ... Read More about How to Sell on Facebook Marketplace and Not Waste Time