The decision to transition from two income to one doesn't come lightly. There are many reasons… to become a stay at home mom or dad, freedom, work-life balance, whatever your reason - the desire to live off one income exists. Maybe you want to start your journey to financial freedom sooner? The thought of living on one income can sound FRIGHTENING! But, it doesn't have to be if you take the … [Read more...] about Be Successful on How to Go from Two Incomes to One
Budget (Cents Plan)
The word budget makes most people cringe...
In all honestly, it means that we must live within our means.
However, on the flip side, a budget will help you reach financial freedom faster.
So, what do you choose? Budget or Financial Freedom?
Here at Money Bliss, we focus on
Where Cents Parallel Vision
Understanding where you want to spend your money is key to obtaining the life you want to live.
So, what do you choose?
Budget or Financial Freedom
Top Money Bliss Budgeting Tips:
In my younger years, I would frivolously spend money just because I finally had money to spend. Obviously, the savings concept was completely foreign to me. One of the main reasons that basic money principles need to be taught in school (or at least basic concepts of save, give, and the true cost of debt). Read more about the Cents Plan Formula. I was caught in the trap of overspending! That … [Read more...] about 12 Painless Ways to Save Money on a Tight Budget
Are you guilty of these money mistakes? No matter how hard we try and get away from money, it just isn't going to happen. Money decisions have to be made. Whether we decide to make good decisions. Ignore making money decisions. Or ultimately, make bad decisions with our money. Just last night, someone was telling me how much the loathed the idea of having to manage money. Guess … [Read more...] about Money Mistakes To Avoid That Will Leave You Broke
What is FIRE? Why should I care? A term floating a lot recently is FIRE. What does that mean? How does it affect me? FIRE = Financial Independence Retire Early This trend is catching on fast especially with the millennial generation. Why? Simple, millennials want more out of life and not to be tied down to a job their whole lives. They want experiences. They want to travel and see the … [Read more...] about How to Achieve Financial Independence Retire Early (FIRE)?
Doing taxes is never fun. Period. Just ask anyone who has to file their taxes (even the tax professionals are happy when the season is over). 2018 marked unprecedented changes in the tax code. This was the largest overhaul in over 20 years. The goal was to simplify the tax code and get more money back in the hands of the average taxpayers. While the prudent thing to do was to … [Read more...] about Tax Refund Smaller? 10 Ways to Overcome It
I have always been a lover of gaining more knowledge. However, the way of learning didn't matter to me - school, books, projects, trail and error. It was the end goal of learning something new. So, when I got a chance to review Amanda Kintz's newly released book "Dirt Cheap Adult - a Millennial's Guide to Life on a Budget," I jumped on the opportunity. Any time I am able to help the Money … [Read more...] about Dirt Cheap Adult – A Must Read Book for Millennials