Saving money tips just in time for the New Year!

November 26, 2016
Who doesn't love saving money tips?!

*THIS POST MAY CONTAIN AFFILIATE LINKS. I hope everyone had a great Thanksgiving, and since you’re here reading this blog I want to let you know how thankful I am for you! I know how important saving money tips are for you, people are always asking me what tools am I using when it comes to my money and today I finally have one for …

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How to deal with the pressure of being great in 2017

November 22, 2016

I was at the gym a few weeks ago. It was leg day and I walked over to the leg press machine. As soon as I walked over a man popped up out of nowhere and told me he still had 2 more sets to do. “Okay no problem, I’ll just use another machine in the meantime.” I said. As I was using the cable …

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Investing in Real Estate without buying physical property

November 14, 2016

*This is a guest post also this post may contain affiliate links: Joseph Hogue, CFA is an investment analyst and blogger. He runs six websites on topics including personal finance, investing, crowdfunding and making money from home. A veteran of the Marine Corps, he holds the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) designation and lives with his family in Medellin, Colombia. Real estate investing can be a …

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Ways to make money online | 1k side hustle challenge

October 31, 2016

For the month of October, my personal finance friends Jason and Crystal created a 1k side hustle Challenge. The goal was to make $1,000 in the month of October on the side of your 9-5,  10-7, or maybe even 9 until whenever they decide to let you out lol. In today’s post, I’m going to walk you through how I was able to make money …

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5 tips you need to know about writing your will:Estate planning basics

October 16, 2016

It was Wednesday, September 21st. I was in California for FinCon, a financial bloggers conference, and my book had just launched The Debt Slaying Challenge: Eliminating debt fast. A book that I had been working on for the past three months was finally released to the world. It was a moment that should’ve been filled with joy, yet all I could feel was sadness. There …

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You don’t need any more money advice

October 6, 2016

I’m a creature of habit, so I walked to the coffee bar to get my usual large cup of roasted mild brewed coffee. Except when I pushed the lever down only a few drops of coffee came out. I guess the barista could see the annoyed look on my face. so he suggested that I get a latte instead. I took him up on his …

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3 myths about building your credit score

October 3, 2016
building your credit score

Let’s face it we all want to know how to improve our credit score. That’s probably a question I get all the time. “How do I improve my credit score?” I have to be honest. Putting together this video I learned a few things about building my own credit score, so I’m excited to share what I learned with you. Not only are there 3 …

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The Debt Slaying Challenge: Eliminating Debt Fast

September 21, 2016
The Debt Slaying Challenge: Eliminating debt fast

Before you’re about to embark on anything great, fear and doubt will try to sucker punch you. I’m not talking a quick jab in the stomach, but a gut-wrenching-hit-you-where-it-hurts punch. The question is will you let it knock you down and keep you there, or push you to go even harder? This isn’t one of those motivational posts where I’m going to tell you to …

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Thinking about debt consolidation? Watch this video first.

September 6, 2016

So you’re thinking about consolidating your debt. You don’t know what to do, you want to get rid of it, and someone in your circle said “Why don’t you just consolidate it.” Now here you are wondering what to do. Will consolidating your debt take all of your worries away. Not if you haven’t addressed the root of the debt and figured out exactly how …

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How to Adjust your budget after quitting your job and following ya dreams

August 12, 2016

The following is a guest post written by Mel Chante, www.melysalatham.com You read the story everyday, the one about the person who takes the big leap to follow their dreams and ends up with the exact life they’ve always wanted. But what happens in between the leap and the landing? Well, a story isn’t a story without some struggle, and that’s okay, because adversity is …

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