Money. Is. Stressful. Can any of you relate? A recent poll by VARO determined that 85% of Americans experience financial stress, including 30% who "feel stressed out about money constantly." Another study by Careerbuilder in 2017 showed that nearly 80% of America is living Paycheck to Paycheck. That means most of you are stuck. Stuck in a cycle of never-ending debtStuck working … [Read more...] about Stop Living Paycheck To Paycheck: A Step By Step Guide
On August 7th, 2018, I quit my six-figure job, we sold everything we owned, and hit the road with our family of 5 to live in an RV for a year. AM I CRAZY? Absolutely. But I'm guessing since you're here, you know that following the "normal" path with your money or your life is NOT working. So I wanted to share our story of going from "normal" to "FREE", and how sometimes making a BIG … [Read more...] about Why I Quit My Six-Figure Job And Sold Everything
You are not going to win the lottery. Your kid is not going to be a professional athlete. And no, your rich uncle is not leaving you an inheritance. So it's time to start making your own luck. I've put together 6 Money Moves you can make THIS YEAR to seriously boost your bank account and help your money grow! 1. Get On A SMART Budget and Master your Money How many times … [Read more...] about 6 Moves To Make Your Money Grow This Year!
I receive comments on my blog everyday. Some are happy, some are angry, and some just hit my heart like a ton of bricks. Today, I received one of those comments. A reader came across our story of how we survived on $14 an hour. In that post, we break down the exact budget we used to live on $14 an hour during our first year of marriage. It was a tight budget, but we made the most of it, … [Read more...] about “I Can’t Even Afford To Eat”
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As we near Christmas, we finally start wrapping up the last of our holiday shopping. Gifts are purchased, wrapped and put under the tree as eager family awaits Christmas morning. In a flurry of wrapping paper, red bows and cardboard boxes, we get to enjoy gifts from those we love, and experience the joy of giving to our loved ones as well. But most people neglect to get themselves a gift. So … [Read more...] about Financially Stressed? Give Yourself This Gift