Financial Topics That Should Be Covered In school

Children are smart. They are exposed to more and more things that we did not worry about as children. One of those things is finances. It is more important than ever for a child to have a good financial mindset by the time they exit high school and enter college. The more financially savvy they are, the less of a chance they will incur large amounts of debt and the more likely they are to lead a more financially secure life. Here are a few financial topics that should be covered in school to help Read more [...]

Financial Topics For The Holidays

Finances like politics aren’t usually a great topic of conversation during the holidays. But if you are a person who likes to rock the boat a little bit and talk about taboo subjects, here are a few financial topics for the holidays that you can bring up that will elicit a positive response and healthy conversation. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sy98iXGMAlw Celebrate Wins One thing that you can discuss is wins! Who doesn’t like to celebrate themselves or others? Discussing wins is a great Read more [...]

Financial Tips For The Holidays

We have several more holidays that are up and coming. Next week is Thanksgiving, Christmas is in a month, and then there’s New Year’s. All these holidays bring families together to share experiences, gifts, and each other’s company. The holidays also mean spending a lot of money. If you’re trying to combat how much money you’re spending, and find alternative methods for doing so, follow along for financial tips for the holidays. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-9-sZj9nlWs Maintaining Read more [...]

Practice Sustainable Finance

Today people are more environmentally conscious than they were 10, 20, or even 30 years ago. Many companies are keeping track of their carbon footprint and offering more environmentally friendly packaging, services, and products. It’s a way for them and us to help preserve our environment. It’s not just a trend. For some, it is a lifestyle. And while people are moving to buy reusable bottles and ditching paper bags, what about finances? If you’re trying to figure out ways to make sure you practice Read more [...]

Roll Back With These Thanksgiving Savings

Thanksgiving is only three weeks away, and I know you guys are not ready. I have just settled on my menu, but I have absolutely nothing in my fridge. Shopping for the holidays can get expensive, so I know you all are looking for Thanksgiving meal deals. And lucky for you lots of stores are prepared. If you follow along, you’ll learn which stores are rolling back with these thanksgiving savings. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8ng_B33uVwo Aldi Aldi’s was all over the news a few days ago. Read more [...]

Do This If Your Behind On Bills

A lot of us have been in a tough financial spot. It is totally normal, sometimes avoidable, but life happens. And when life happens, you have to adjust as things come. Eventually, things work themselves out, but we tend to panic as we're going through such difficult times. If you’re in a tough financial spot and unsure of how to proceed, do this if you’re behind on bills: https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=DvzJ9KH8x6w Pay What You Can In a situation where you have a lot of bills due, I want Read more [...]

If You’re Getting A Loan For These Reasons, Don’t

Most of us have had a moment where we felt concerned about our financial habits. Most of us have not always been responsible with money. It’s a learning curve that we eventually overcome. However, sometimes in our lives, we will need a little financial help. That could be in the form of a loan. While loans are suitable in several situations, if you get a loan for these reasons, don't! https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=_9kQMQ5fUiE Vacations Now Im not saying to never take a vacation. I am saying, Read more [...]

Why is a Credit Score Important?

We have a lot of responsibilities. One of those responsibilities is keeping up with our financial matters. Alongside paying bills, we are responsible for earning money, saving money, and preserving our credit ranking. Although credit ranking seems arbitrary or even counterproductive, it’s helpful. If you’re having trouble understanding why a credit score is important, follow along. https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=Vr7gKyqA5xU Credit Worthiness The number one reason why credit ranking is important Read more [...]

Should You Stay Stagnant In Your Career?

As responsible adults, we have a lot of responsibilities that include taking care of our home, paying bills, trying to keep a roof over our heads, and feeling for our family. It is important to have a source of income to provide these things. With that being said, we don’t all like our jobs. Some of us even feel like our work environment is toxic, keeping us stagnant, and want to make a change. But at what point should you make a change, or should you stay stagnant in your career? https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=v62qssicImg What Read more [...]