Saving money is hard, but saving for retirement seems impossible. Here are some tips for planning your retirement so you can enjoy being old.
Getting Laid Off
Having a stable income is always nice, but life likes to throw us curveballs. Here are some tips for if you’re getting laid off.
Save money. Don’t buy Starbucks every day.
Saving money feels impossible but here are few ideas on how you can save without giving up your cup of Starbucks coffee.
How Much Does it Cost to be in a Friend’s Wedding?
Attending a wedding is expensive but usually, a great time filled with memories. But how much will making those memories cost you?
Spenders and Savers
There are two kinds of people, spenders and savers. So what happens when a saver and a spender get together? Talking about finances isn’t a …
Dealing with a Financial Crisis
Whether it’s an unexpected bill or debt, nothing will strip you of your peace of mind faster than a financial crisis. Here’s a plan to help.
Consolidating Your Debt
Debt can feel crippling at times, but there are ways to help overcome it. Consolidating your debt helps put all of your debt into one place.
Make Splitting Bills with Your Partner Easier
Finances are one of the leading causes of conflict in relationships. Avoid fighting over money by splitting bills and being smart about it.
Living Within Your Means
Eating out, FOMO, and hobbies can be our downfall when trying to save money, but learning to live within your means is a science, not an art.
You’re broke. I’m broke. We’re all broke. But let’s have fun anyway.
Vacations don’t have to cost an arm and a leg. Here are a few vacation ideas for those of us that are broke.
Saving for a Down Payment
Do you daydream of owning a house, but don’t have $80k sitting around? Let’s talk about saving for a down payment.
Life Cycle Hypothesis Part 1: Early Twenties
Is college as beneficial as they say? Why am I so broke in my twenties? And will I have money not to live paycheck to paycheck?
Why is Sticking to a Budget so Hard?
Sticking to a budget can be hard. Aside from moral support, we also have some tips that can help you stick to it.
How to Improve Your Credit Score
Credit is important, so don’t mess it up. Here are five tips for how to improve your credit score.
Can I Afford a Pet?
Pets can be the best thing you ever do for yourself, but they can also be kind of expensive at times. Here are some things to keep in mind if you are looking for a pet.
Figuring Out Your Monthly Food Budget
Food is expensive and time-consuming, so we have a few tips to help you figure out your monthly food budget
What to do with Your Tax Return
Filing your taxes sucks, but getting your tax return is the best. Here are a few ideas to do with the money you get.
Spending Money on Fun
Spending money can almost be as stressful as not having any. Read more about how to use it for yourself without the guilt
Debt is Dumb: Getting Out of Debt
Contributed by: Omaira Gonzalez, COO of Family Bridges Have you ever heard the term “keeping up with the Joneses?” It’s where individuals want to keep up …
Save Money By Negotiating Your Medical Bill
If you’re struggling financially, the last thing you need is a hefty medical bill making things 10 times worse. Did you know there are ways you can get that bill lowered?
10 Ways to Spend your Stimulus Money
Many Americans are receiving their third stimulus check, here are 10 ideas to help make the most of your stimulus check.
Paying off Student Loans
College is expensive. Even those who chose to go an alternative route like community college or technical school can face thousands of dollars of cost. …
Finding Scholarships for College
If you play your cards right, finding scholarships for college can take a huge load off the financial burden of secondary education. Whether you are …
The Basics of Retirement Plans and Why You Should Have One
It’s important to think about retirement when you are young. All the savings options can be so confusing, so we’ve broken it down here.
Tips for Decorating on a Budget
Decorating can be expensive, but you can have your dream decor without spending a million dollars. Here are 10 tips for decorating on a budget.