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Lifestyle:  New Year, New Budget?

Lifestyle: New Year, New Budget?

January 06, 2021

For many people the start of a New Year is a good time to dissect their budget.  What does the average American budget look like? We’ve created a fun interactive piece that lets you see how your own budget compares. After actually comparing these budget numbers to my personal budget, I found that they were extremely accurate!  Tip:  Recently, I discovered that you do not have to purchase an Affordable Care Act eligible health policy for 2021 meaning you can insure through private companies like Blue Cross Blue Shield or United Health.  This decision alone could save you tons of money in 2021 and lower that annual budget expense from 8% to well below 3% if you're a healthy individual. Be sure to check eligibility and open enrollment periods!

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