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
Hi! Today, I have Miranda Nahmias who runs a lifestyle blog for married ladies over at www.TheMillennialWife.com. Personally, I struggle finding cute fashion items at a reasonable price. I am thankful to my friends and ladies like Miranda who provide awesome tips on how to dress for less. Enjoy these tips and this guest post! Have you looked for plus size clothing only to … [Read more...] about 7 Awesome Ways to Find Affordable Plus Size Clothing
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 was compensated for this post. This post also contains affiliate links and I will be compensated if you make a purchase after clicking on my links. Easter is right around the corner. It is time to start decorating, stuffing Easter baskets, and making fun DIY Easter crafts, but you don't have a lot of money to spend (or you don't want to spend a lot of money). So, can you be a steward … [Read more...] about Easter Decorations, Crafts, and Basket Fillers – All Under $1