Did you make any New Year’s resolutions this year? Lots of people resolve to lose weight, quit bad habits like smoking and drinking, or save more money. Those are all great ideas but in this article I’m going to focus strictly on the best money moves you can make to improve your finances in the year ahead. Setting money-minded goals and following through on them … [Read more...] about 7 Best Money Moves To Make In 2020
Is living stingy worth it? It’s a tough question and everyone and their mother seems to have their own opinion. But today we’re going to take a deep dive into the issue and come up with an answer once and for all. In this article we’re going to teach you the subtle differences between living stingy vs. living frugally. We’ll explain why it’s important to live frugally, … [Read more...] about Is Living Stingy Really Worth The Trouble?
Why is an emergency fund so important and how do you build and maintain one? Your son’s foot slips while backing into the driveway and he crashes right through the garage door. A water pipe bursts and floods your basement. Your furnace dies in the middle of winter. Your company is downsizing and you suddenly find yourself out of a job. Life is full of financial … [Read more...] about How to Build An Emergency Fund
No one is perfect. We’ve all made money mistakes that we wish we could travel back in tie and undo. But since we can’t just turn back time, the next best thing is to learn from our mistakes and avoid making them again. Here are some of the most common money mistakes that will cost you time, money, and stress. 1. Using Your Credit Cards For Everyday Expenses You’re … [Read more...] about 9 Biggest Money Mistakes Even Smart People Make