POSTApr 02, 2020
Saving should be simple, but the truth is that for many of us, extra money can be difficult to find when expenses pile up. When you add in unexpected costs that may come up, saving money can seem impossible. A recent survey found that as many as 78% of Americans live paycheck to paycheck. Without . . .
POSTMar 31, 2020
Financial advice so often seems to be written for people who started saving for retirement at 15, attended college without accruing any debt, and bought their first house before they were old enough to drink. Good for them, but what about the rest of us? Much as we try, not all of us are on . . .
POSTMar 26, 2020
With the ever-rising cost of living, it never hurts to be economical with your money. A very simple way to get more out of your paycheck is to adopt a more frugal approach to how you spend it. Frugality helps you to save more money whether it’s for a vacation, to pad your savings, or . . .
POSTMar 12, 2020
The Top 10 Best Apps for Finance Using a personal finance app can help you budget, pay bills on time, and stay organized. It can have a huge impact on your financial life, but there are so many options to choose from. There’s no reason to get overwhelmed though. We’ve created a list of the . . .
POSTMar 05, 2020
Teaching children life skills is an essential part of preparing them for their bright future. Managing money is one of the most critical life skills someone can have and luckily everyday life offers many opportunities to model good money management habits. Activities like buying groceries or stopping by the bank, are chances to teach real-life . . .
POSTFeb 19, 2020
Everybody wants to be a millionaire. You might assume that you need to have a genius idea patented or to inherit a fortune to make that happen. But by copying the tactics and strategies that millionaires use, anyone can accumulate wealth over time. It’s possible for the average person to start saving and building wealth . . .
POSTFeb 10, 2020
Money is an important factor in almost everyone’s life, regardless of your financial situation. No matter where you stand, a little guidance and information from experts or people who have been in your situation before can be helpful. Fortunately, there are plenty of financial blogs that offer information on money management and finance in general. . . .
POSTFeb 05, 2020
You never know when life is going to throw you a curveball. One minute, things may seem to be going your way, and in the next, you’re wondering what happened. An unexpected emergency can be almost anything. For some, it’s the sudden loss of a job or a medical emergency. For others, it can be . . .
POSTJan 29, 2020
Managing spending and saving can be an ongoing challenge, regardless of how much money you make. Creating a budget is often the first step toward taking charge of your money and having enough left over to save and invest. A number of budgeting methods are workable options, with each method offering various advantages that can . . .
POSTJan 23, 2020
When you look at your family’s life plan, do you think there’s a chance either you or your spouse will want to pause your career to raise children, care for aging parents, go back to school, or pursue a lifelong dream? Perhaps you’ve considered it but thought that surviving on one income would be impossible? . . .