The time in your early to mid-thirties is a time of immense growth and personal change. You may have graduated from college, moved hundreds if not thousands of miles away from friends and family, and you're likely trying to figure out your career. While not every mid-20-year-old will experience it, … [Read more...] about How to Navigate Your Quarter-Life Crisis
Budgeting & Saving
The chilly winter season can cause your heating bill to spike and turn your budget upside down for a few months. In areas with more brutal winters, it's common to want to blast your heat and just deal with high heating bills. However, you don’t have to deal with expensive heating bills in the winter … [Read more...] about Tips to Save on Your Heating Bill
Christmas is right around the corner. Have you started considering gifts you will purchase for others? While it’s important to realize Christmas is not always about gifts and money, it is an opportunity to be generous. In my family, Christmas is a time where we can relax and spend quality time … [Read more...] about Do You Have a Christmas Gift Budget? Here’s Why You Should
Having a frugal spouse can be both a blessing and a curse. On one hand, a frugal spouse can help you make an effective budget, keep you on track with spending, and build an impressive net worth. On the other hand, a frugal spouse can drive you nuts by being too frugal by questioning the things you … [Read more...] about What Happens When You’re Married to a Frugal Spouse?
Music festivals are largely held during the summer. However, if you are wanting to attend one, it is best to start planning well in advance. By doing this, you can more effectively budget for them and get your tickets in advance. Even when you do this, many festivals are still so expensive that they … [Read more...] about 3 Affordable Music Festivals under $200
Saving is the foundation for building financial stability and being able to reach any financial goal. Whether you want to buy a house, get out of debt, get married or go on vacation with your family, you’ll need to save your money. If you feel like your budget and spending have both spiraled out of … [Read more...] about Buy Nothing Day Challenge: Got the Urge to Spend? Save the Money Instead