Saving for child’s education is a noble feat and a great option for your money if you have all of your other ducks in a row.
If you’re ready to save for your child’s college education you have several choices for doing so. Different options will suit different people. (If you’re unsure of how to […]
Most financial goals are not easily reached. It takes hard work and most of all, time, to complete them. While it’s easy to start working on a financial goal with zest and ambition, after a little while it’s common for that feeling to wear off.
In fact, when you’re doing the same things month after […]
Improving your financial situation while living on a low income is not easy. It’s hard. Like, really hard. But it can be done.
Just a few years ago I was categorized as low income, especially considering I was providing for myself and two kids. Even though I was low income I still managed to avoid […]
Saving more of your income is a noble goal but one that many people give up on too easily. For Americans 70% have less than $1,000 in savings and 1 out of 3 have no retirement savings.
You don’t have to be one of the negative statistics. The biggest challenge in saving money is simply […]
I’ve always been interested in streamlining my life, making all aspects more efficient and productive. This is especially true when it comes to budgeting.
In my beginning days of cleaning up my personal finances I was willing to pinch pennies. After a while though, I realized that I could be utilizing my time in a […]
If you’re ready for a productive year with less stress, more fun and more productivity it’s time to simplify. At its core simplifying your life is getting rid of all the clutter and focusing on the things that matter the most.
While a simple life will look different for every person there are some basic […]
Living paycheck to paycheck is one of the most stressful situations I’ve ever been in. There was a period where I was living paycheck to paycheck for a long time and felt pretty hopeless. I just couldn’t see the way out.
As I started learning about money I gradually snapped out the hopeless feeling. I […]
I’ve never been one to limit myself to setting only New Year’s resolutions. Instead I set and reset my goals whenever I see fit. But I’m not going to lie – I love the fresh feeling of the New Year. I just can’t help but get excited about what the next twelve months will bring […]
Have you wondered what it would feel like if you could double your income in a couple years’ time? Would it feel magical or a bit anticlimactic? Would your plan for that extra income go smoothly or would you succumb to lifestyle inflation?
Today I’m going to get personal and share what my journey has […]
When I had my first daughter I desperately wanted to stay home with her. I couldn’t fathom the thought of leaving her with someone else. Maybe you feel the same about your child?
Whether you’re a first time parent or a working mom of little ones there is a way to afford to stay home […]