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U.S. Cash in paper form is not "paper". American paper money is made of 75% cotton and 25% linen, which does not technically qualify as paper.Learn how to start monitoring all your cash with Neontra →
How much should you pay in rent? As a general rule, housing should be no more than 30% of your total monthly income, including utilities. The 30% rule is based on how much you can reasonably spend and have money left over for everyday expenses like food, clothes and transportation.Neontra auto-categorizes your expenses so you can quickly see how your budget is tracking →
It's important to write down your financial goals. The act of noting goals helps put them in perspective. Think about dates to reach your goals in terms of three buckets: - Short-term (2 years or less) - Medium-term (3 to 5 years) - Long-term (6 years or more)Set goals and track your progress over time →
"Financial fitness is not a pipe dream or a state of mind. It’s a reality if you are willing to pursue it and embrace it."
- Will Robinson, Author
Queen Elizabeth II leads monarchs to the front of 1/3 of the world’s currency, followed by Vajiralongkorn, King of Thailand.Monarchs and world leaders appear more frequently than other people →
How TikTok changed the vibe of personal finance advicePodcast: Stress Test by columnist Rob Carrick on how Gen Z and millennials are getting a lot of their money advice from TikTok, where personal finance videos have more than 5.8 billion views. →
We believe financial planning should be simple, engaging and understandable for everyone. View Neontra on TikTok where we help simplify the complex world of personal finance.Join 339k viewers of this Neontra TikTok →
Managing your money for the long run can be easier than you might imagine.The New York Times on Investing for Beginners (Paywall) →
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