30 Habits to break before you get to 30
1. Putting rent on a credit card and not paying it off at the end of the month. 2. Assuming that you’re too young (or too old!) to start investing for the future. 3. Constantly using credit and finance instead … Continue reading
Tips for Saving Money in the Summer and Still Taking a Vacation
The summer is a great time to have fun. Most people look at it as a time for vacations and travel. With money still being tight in many places, it can be hard to find the money needed for a … Continue reading
How to Stop Living Paycheck to Paycheck
If your paycheck regularly finishes before your next payday then you are living beyond your means and you are one of those people who struggle to make ends meet from paycheck to paycheck. This malady can happen at any income … Continue reading
Understanding Basic Cash Flow Management
One important key to better money management is to be able to understand the basic principles of cash flow. Once these basics are firmly grasped, then you can go from there and begin to reduce your debt, make your money … Continue reading
How to Move from Two Incomes to One
Many families have been faced with the reality of transitioning from a fairly comfortable lifestyle on two incomes, to one that seems almost unbearable because one partner as either lost their job or has let it go because of health … Continue reading
Should You Pay Down Debt or Invest Instead?
Juggling all your financial commitments can sometimes be a bit overwhelming. It is not an easy task to make sure all the bills are paid on time and you have put away some cash into different investment vehicles to cover … Continue reading
“Can you give me some pointers on how I can make smarter decisions with my money?”
Making financial decisions is something that we are all faced with on a daily basis. We make hundreds of them during the course of a year. They could be as simple as purchasing a coffee or a pair of shoes … Continue reading
Does Making More Money Make You Rich?
At the start of a New Year resolutions are always high on everyone’s agenda and one of the most popular financial resolutions around has consistently been to make more money. This begs the question “to what end?” Does making more … Continue reading
The Secret to Having Money!
Many people think the key to being able to save money for the long term and your retirement is directly related to how much you earn. However according to a study of saving behavior by economists Steven Venti of Dartmouth … Continue reading
4 Good Financial Habits to Develop
“We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence then is not an act, but a habit.” Aristotle. This quote has profound meaning for your financial life, because it means that even if your savings are up not to scratch or if your … Continue reading