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
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 you MAKE MORE MONEY! 1. Get On A SMART Budget and Master your Money How many times … [Read more...] about 6 Moves To Make More Money This Year!
Welcome back to the Kitchen Remodel On A Budget series. Make sure to check out Part 1, Part 2, Part 3 and Part 4 to see how things kicked off! After finally getting the new countertops installed, the entire kitchen started feeling different. We now had the new design permanently installed, and we immediately felt the difference in adding twice the counter space to our small kitchen. And … [Read more...] about Kitchen Remodel On A Budget: Part 5
Disclaimer: Credit cards can be a dangerous tool that helps dig you into massive debt at a high interest rate. I NEVER recommend anyone using the below strategies who has been in massive credit card debt AND who is NOT on a budget plan. It took us 3 years running a cash-only budget before we could dip our toes into credit cards, and I recommend anyone starting out take at least 1 YEAR on a … [Read more...] about Paying Off Student Loans With Credit Card Rewards!
As everyone knows around here, buying new cars is the equivalent of draining your 401k, cashing it out in small bills, and setting them on fire as they drop off a cliff into the ocean. I've always wondered what convinces people to buy a new car, and how anyone can listened to the garbage spewed at car dealerships who's sole purpose is to make a VERY large profit off of you. Cracked.com has … [Read more...] about If Car Commercials Were Honest (Video)
Welcome back to the Kitchen Remodel On A Budget series. Make sure to check out Part 1, Part 2, and Part 3 to see how things kicked off! We left off having just scheduled our granite countertop installation, and replacing the upper cabinets with the new ones from our garage. All the cabinets were hung and doors put on, things were looking GOOD! We also brought in our stainless, French door … [Read more...] about Kitchen Remodel On A Budget: Part 4