Adjust These Areas of Your Budget Immediately

There was an article posted recently on how a couple feels like they are scraping by on $500k. I am not sure you can put (or should put) scraping by and $500k in the same sentence but apparently that is the case for some people….

Become a More Experienced Investor with Stockpile

For years I have said I would learn about the stock market and start investing. I was extremely intrigued when I heard about Stockpile. You can buy fractional shares of stock instead of having to buy an entire share. This is perfect for someone like…

How to Travel Internationally on a Budget

Earlier this month I spent 10 days in Australia. It was NOT enough time but it was an amazing trip. Traveling is my passion. I studied abroad for a semester in China and I did a short-term study abroad in Europe. During my senior year…

7 Local Things To Do On A No Spend Weekend

A no spend weekend is hard. It takes a lot of self-control but it helps you get things done and save a ton of money! You don’t need to overthink a no spend weekend. You also don’t need to travel far to find things to…

The Truth About Buying A Car

Picture this: You’ve just graduated college. It’s time to buy a car and you have never made a big purchase on your own. You see all of the beautiful new cars and are hypnotized by all of the cool features. Your mind is made up….

6 Ways to Teach Kids About Money

It is so important to teach kids about money at an early age. We want kids to learn about saving, spending, and giving so they can carry those habits into their 20s, 30s, 40s, and so on. There are some great books and tools that…

Ways to Stay Accountable With Your Finances

One of the main areas people struggle is finding ways to stay accountable. We know how to create a budget or set goals but it is hard to reach them. People want to get out of debt. It is hard to stay motivated when things…