7 Reasons I Buy Stuff I Don’t Need

Avoid these common mistakes when spending money!

Can you imagine how much money you would have if you stopped buying junk?  I’m right there with you, I have a house full of “stuff” that I spent a bunch of money on and I rarely if ever use it.

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Lessons I Learned About The Value Of Time

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There is no question about it, I am cheap and I cut financial corners whenever I can.  As I have grown older, I have made several “cheap mistakes” that have cost me valuable time. Continue reading Lessons I Learned About The Value Of Time

My Experience With Dave Ramsey’s Endorsed Local Provider

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The reason I continually create content for this blog is to help you find answers to your money questions – the same questions I had in the past.  Years ago, I didn’t know who I could trust for financial advice and when I met with financial advisers, I could not help but think they were more interested in my money than actually helping me succeed. Continue reading My Experience With Dave Ramsey’s Endorsed Local Provider

The FI/RE Movement – And Why You Need To Be Part Of It!

The FIRE movement is coming to a town near you.  Find out why this is the new path to financial independence! #debtfree #finance #FIRE #movement

Have you heard about the FI/RE movement?  If you’re one of my Twitter followers then I’m sure you have, but if you’re part of my other social networks, this may be a foreign concept to you.  Today I’m going to go over the FI/RE movement and how I became part of it without even knowing it!

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Do These 2 Things Before You Start Paying Off Debt!

Don't pay off debt until you have done these 2 things!

You have a ton of debt and you got lucky this month and have an extra $500.00 lying around.  What should you do with it?  Your gut may say put it towards your debt.  Unless you have done these two things, putting it towards debt is the wrong decision! Continue reading Do These 2 Things Before You Start Paying Off Debt!

The Best New Years Resolution Tips You Will Read This Year

Find out how to make financial resolutions for 2019 that you can actually accomplish!

As we near the end of this year and the beginning of 2019, many of us start to think about new year’s resolutions.  We think about what we could improve upon and focus our time and ambition on those goals. Continue reading The Best New Years Resolution Tips You Will Read This Year

Is Your Financial Auto Pilot Set To Crash? Learn How To Change Your Course!

If you put your finances on auto pay, make sure you know what is coming out!

Dramatic title I know… but do you use bill pay or pay your bills with a different auto pay system?  If so, it may be time to reevaluate what you are automatically paying each month! Continue reading Is Your Financial Auto Pilot Set To Crash? Learn How To Change Your Course!

8 Top Tax Law Changes For 2018, How Will They Affect You?

8 Top Tax Law Changes For 2018. Find out how they will affect you!

In this post, I will go over some of the major Tax Law Changes that took effect this year and may have an impact on you when you file your taxes in 2019.  Make sure you are making the best choices for your tax implications! Continue reading 8 Top Tax Law Changes For 2018, How Will They Affect You?

7 Essential Steps You Need To Take Before You Purchase A Home

Don't buy a home before you take these 7 essential steps!

If you haven’t been following my blog for long, let me be the one to tell you that the first home I purchased was a huge financial mistake, and it left me in a financial mess for many years! Continue reading 7 Essential Steps You Need To Take Before You Purchase A Home

What’s The Difference Between A Roth IRA And A 401(k)/457?

Find out the difference between a Roth IRA and a 401(k) and a 457! In today’s post, I will discuss the difference between the Roth IRA and a traditional 401(k)/457 retirement plan.  Each investment vehicle serves a different purpose and one may suit you better than the other. Continue reading What’s The Difference Between A Roth IRA And A 401(k)/457?