Your Step by Step Guide to Getting Out of Debt

Your Step by Step Guide to Getting Out of Debt

Don’t let yourself drown in debt! If you owe a lot of money to creditors or the IRS, getting out might seem impossible – but it’s not. If you’re ready to regain your financial freedom, you need a plan for doing it. We’ve compiled a step by step guide for you to follow...
Why Suze Orman is Wrong About Money

Why Suze Orman is Wrong About Money

If you’ve been reading this blog for a while, you know that I’m a HUGE Dave Ramsey fan. Reading his book The Total Money Makeover shifted my perspective about money and changed my life.  A few years after finding Dave, my husband and I have paid off over...
How to Go to the Gym For Under $5 Per Month

How to Go to the Gym For Under $5 Per Month

Is one of your New Year’s resolutions to get in shape and join a gym? Ironically, you may have another resolution about getting your financial life together.  Joining a gym that costs $100/month and looks more like a luxury spa might not be conducive to that goal....
The One Skill You Need to Master to Get Out of Debt

The One Skill You Need to Master to Get Out of Debt

The average American household carries over $130,000 in debt.  Contrast that with the median household income of just over $59,000, and it’s quite clear that many Americans are living well beyond their means. Your typical adult pays $280/month on her student...
5 Terrible Money Habits Keeping You Broke

5 Terrible Money Habits Keeping You Broke

Many of us set New Year’s resolutions about saving money this year, but 80% of resolutions are abandoned by February.  Like it or not, most of the financial choices we make in life are based on habits rather than thoughtful consideration. Here are some of the most...