13 Free Things to Do When You Are Bored

This article discusses activities you can do to entertain yourself for free! Sometimes I found myself heading to the store to spend money just because I am bored. This article may contain affiliate links, for more information please see my disclosure policy. Have you ever found yourself spending money simply because you are bored and have nothing else to do? I… Read More »

How to Own a Dog Without Breaking the Bank

This article discusses the financial aspect of owning a dog. You will learn ways to save money on all your dog’s needs including adoption fee, vet bills, and basic necessities. This article may contain affiliate links, for more information please see my disclosure policy. I wanted to start a new series about how to save money when you are making large… Read More »

Top 5 Millennial Money Mistakes

This article discuss the 5 biggest money mistakes that you and I have made. We also look at ways to fix money mistakes on the journey to financial independence.This article may contain affiliate links, for more information please see my disclosure policy. As you read through different articles about personal finance you will hear a lot about what you should and… Read More »

Free Budget Binder Printable

This article introduces my budget binder printable, an organizational printable designed to help you manage your personal finances. The full PDF of the printable will be emailed to you when you signup below. This article contains affiliate links, for more information please see my disclosure policy. Call me old fashion but I have found that I stick to a budget so… Read More »

How to Manage Money as a Couple

This article discusses steps couples can take to have a healthy financial relationship. Different views and methods are explained for how couples might handle their finances. This article may contain affiliate links, for more information please see my disclosure policy. Over 57% of divorced couples cite money problems as a major factor in ending their marriage. Money affects many aspects of… Read More »

The Incredible Power of Compound Interest

This article discusses the incredible power of compound interest. We take a look had how different investing scenarios affect your wealth’s growth and the most important factors for compounding. This article may contain affiliate links, for more information please see my disclosure policy. If you have been hanging around the personal finance community you have probably heard some version of: “The… Read More »

The Dangers of Casual Couponing

This article discusses the dangers of casual couponing and the questions you need to ask yourself to avoid falling victim to them. This article may contain affiliate links, for more information please see my disclosure policy. I will be the first to admit that I am obsessed with Ibotta. I search almost daily for deals at my frequent stores. I love… Read More »

Debt: It’s What You’re Supposed to Do

This article discusses how our culture has normalized going into thousands of dollars of debt. This article may contain affiliate links, for more information please see my disclosure policy.  I will never forget sitting on my cousin’s couch talking about what Allen and my plans were for the gift money from our wedding. I was playing it cool and causally mentioned… Read More »

10 Date Night Ideas Under $10

This article discusses fun date night ideas that don’t cost a lot of money. This article contains affiliate links, for more information please see my disclosure policy.  Anyone that has found themselves in the dating world knows that dates can be expensive. Spending money on fancy dates can easily add up and break your budget. The good news is… Read More »