Tip: Teach. Your. Children. About. Money. 👏🏾

Money isn’t taboo. The only thing that’s taboo is how we talk about it. Trust me... your child will listen if you actually engage them in (age appropriate) finance conversations, and they will grow up to be more financially savvy if you do. 1. Set an example. If you’re slapping down your credit card every [...]

Tip: Put your savings account on your budget.

#FinanceFriday On my budget, I’ve got my mortgage, utility bills, and groceries spelled out each week. I also have: -Rainy Day Fund -Holiday/Gift spending -Dog’s savings (vet bills) -Annuals (car tags, Costco, Amazon prime) Why? Because if I’m serious enough about paying my mortgage payment on time, I need to be serious about my paying [...]

Money Corner – #2 – Boost your credit & make bills easier.

I have been tasked with writing brief financial education articles for my 9-5 job’s monthly newsletter. Here’s my latest article highlighting some actionable and easy to do tips to get started with your journey towards financial freedom. Enjoy!   Want to boost your credit score, and make paying bills easier at the same time?   [...]

Money Corner – #1 – Change your thinking.

I have been tasked with writing brief financial education articles for my 9-5 job's monthly newsletter. Here's my latest article highlighting some actionable and easy to do tips to get started with your journey towards financial freedom. Enjoy!   What comes to mind when you hear the word “budget”?   If you relate the word [...]

Don’t Do The “52 Week Savings” Challenge. Here’s why.

Saving money is a great thing. With that being said... DO NOT PARTICIPATE IN THE "52 WEEK MONEY CHALLENGE". Here's why, and what you should be doing instead...   Originally posted: 11/15/2016 - Man Vs Cash Every year, somebody with great intentions posts this photo that essentially says "if you save the same dollar according to [...]

We’ve been featured!

Recently, I was lucky enough to be interviewed by Alli of Financialli Focused, a writer who has the same financial mission as me. You can check out my interview, and her page, HERE! Happy Friday!

Man Vs Debt Free Charts

Working towards a large goal can be exhausting. Check out my favorite way to focus on the big picture!   When I was still in school, subjects like mathematics and language arts were difficult for me because those areas are very "rule based" and have finite equations. To the contrary, I thrived in economics and [...]