Lifestyle creep is a real thing! Plus it easy for it to slowly creep into your lives without even realizing it. Seriously...lifestyle creep can sweep in and take over without a blink of an eye. It is simple, gradual spending that seems "normal" until it has completely knocked you off course. Lifestyle creep is overspending at its finest moment. You just got a pay raise to celebrate, so … [Read more...] about Avoid the Trap of Lifestyle Creep and Reach Financial Freedom
Financial security. Financial freedom. Financial independence.
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Many times financial freedom and financial independence are intertwined.
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Living on a budget isn't hard. It isn't meant to be difficult. Or painful. Or mean. Living on a budget is the conscious effort to actually spend less than you make and know that your bills, savings, and giving are covered. But, what is the fun of that? Seriously... why should you be prudent with your money when the neighbor next door has a ton of fun and toys then files for … [Read more...] about How to Make Living on a Budget Painless
A goal. A desire. Those morph into becoming a purposeful desire in your life. Money goals are the backbone to making progress towards financial milestones. At the end of the day, you have two ways to go through life. Be Intentional with the money you have been blessed with. Be Haphazard with your money and not have a direction. In the end, the choice is ultimately yours. … [Read more...] about Powerful Truth Behind Money Goals that you Need to Know
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)?
Learning is growing. Never stop learning. To be fully honest, there was a period of my life that reading a book a year was truly impossible. We had young babies and other things going on that made it tough. Looking back, I completely regret my decision of not reading books. There is always time to read a book if you are willing to carve out the time. So, I made the decision to read … [Read more...] about Best Finance Books for Unparalleled Success with Money