You may already know that Baby Step 1 is saving $1,000 for a starter emergency fund. It might seem daunting to save up that much money, but you can do it! Even if you've never held $1,000 cash in your hands before, there are plenty of ways to quickly earn the money. Then you can […]
80% of New Year’s Resolutions fail by the second week of February. Here's how you can get motivated, dust those money goals off, and get back on track.
When I reflect on early financial decisions, there’s one biggie that always irks me. It isn’t about debt or misusing credit cards or even taking out too much in student loans. I’m so annoyed with how I failed to negotiate early on in my career. Like so many people, I didn’t even think to […]
If you’re in your mid-20s, you might be feeling a bit torn financially – build wealth, or enjoy life. Consider some of the following suggestions for balancing your saving and spending.
With a little planning and creativity holiday shopping doesn’t have to leave you with an empty wallet. Here are seven tips to organize your gift giving to maximize savings.
This time of year, there are plenty of opportunities to lend a helping hand and make a few bucks, too. Here are few places to look for making extra cash this December.
Even though it’s crunch time, these simple tips will help you shake loose enough Christmas money to buy gifts, and still pull off the zero-balance credit card bill in January.
With Black Friday and the excitement of holiday shopping, November is one of the best months for deal hunters. Fortunately, you don’t have to wait until after Thanksgiving. Here are the best deals in November.