Volatility and Consistency

I've been trying to earn some extra money in a few ways lately.  I appreciate every one of my side ventures, and I have a plan and goal in mind for building them up into something legitimate.  However, sometimes they don't always work out.  A lot of things don't work out, and you may have … Continue reading Volatility and Consistency

How to Handle an Upside Down Economy

Times changed quick, didn't they?  The speed at which the economy went from booming and outstanding to plummeting through the floor was shocking.  The Coronavirus Pandemic has drastically altered the world as we know it, and now, unemployment has risen to incredible levels. I must say, I really enjoyed writing about personal finance and saving … Continue reading How to Handle an Upside Down Economy

7 Signs You’re Living Above Your Means and 5 Ways to Fix It

Sometimes, you're in financial muck so deep you're not quite sure where you are.  If you haven't kept tabs on your own financial health, you may think you're alright without actually realizing that you're not in a healthy spot. In the end, we all want to get financially healthy - it's important for your future … Continue reading 7 Signs You’re Living Above Your Means and 5 Ways to Fix It

Family Budget Planning: Expectation vs. Reality

Let's talk budget!  This is one of the least fun discussions to have with your family, mainly because it typically means you're not doing a good job with your budget.  However, having a defined family budget is very important for achieving your financial goals. So what really happens when you start planning your monthly budget … Continue reading Family Budget Planning: Expectation vs. Reality