Top Questions to Ask Your Parents About Their Finances

I was listening to a podcast lately, and the discussion was centered around talking with parents about their finances. This was not something I had previously given much thought to, but wanted to share this topic, so that you too can begin to take action if necessary. Speaking to your parents about their personal finances…

Should I Refinance or Not?

If you have some form of debt (student loans, car loan, mortgage, etc.), refinancing may have crossed your mind a few times. So what exactly does it mean to refinance? To refinance means to replace your existing debt agreement with a new debt agreement that you believe is more favorable. A lender will pay off…

Where is Your Money Really Going?

I ask this question, because I want you to think of all the places, things, and people your money is invested in. Is your money invested in one thing, or is it invested in many different things? Is your money invested in items that go up in value, or are you simply pouring your money…

Simple and Fun Money Saving Activities

Here are 10 fun and easy activities that you can incorporate into your everyday lives to save money. You can pick one, two, or all ten to complete. The choice is yours! Remember to have fun and hopefully make this a long-term part of your financial journey! Compare what you actually spent on groceries the…

Simple Method to Save for Vacation

So you have been working hard, and would like to take a break to go on a vacation, but your finances say otherwise. Right now, you simply cannot afford a vacation. What do you do? Assuming that you already have a budget, my recommendation would be to assess your spending categories to see what expenses…