That’s right, I have a family of five and I don’t own an SUV. This family of five includes two adults, one teenage boy the size of an adult, a soon-to-be eleven year old, and a three year old in a carseat. Why is this the case – and how do we manage? Find out more here.
My engagement ring-and wedding ring-suck. Sorry darling, but you know it’s true. But I’m sticking with them anyway-and here’s why. Engaged as A Teenager I was married at 21-before anyone else I knew. Being married so young is highly unusual where I work, and in the personal finance community. Most people I work with were […]
What does it mean to be an owner, and not a buyer? Here in the US, it seems as if the acquisition of “stuff” reins supreme. As does debt – $5,000 average credit card debt, $30,000 in car debt, $37,000 in student loans, personal loans, payday loans, and mortgages. Debt rules the day, often exceeding […]
In honor of International Womens Day, I’m participating in an awesome collaboration of women who rock their money. Check out my number one must-know piece of money advice.
Automating your budget, spending, tracking and financial calculations can be fun – or frustrating. Check out the low-down on various financial automation tools, and why I still use Excel.
Money mistakes. We all make them, myself included. Come on in and find out all about the HUGE money mistake I made recently, and feel free to laugh at how dumb it was. I sure (re)learned some important lessons!