10 Simple Ways To Manage Your Money Better

Being good with money is about more than just making ends meet. Don’t worry that you’re not a math whiz; great math skills aren’t really necessary – you just need to know basic addition and subtraction. Life is much easier when you have good financial skills. How you spend your money impacts your credit score andContinue reading “10 Simple Ways To Manage Your Money Better”

112 Ways to Make Extra Money Without Taking Surveys

Ways to Make Extra Money Offline If you prefer working offline, here are 40 ways to make extra money offline. But, it is 2018, so you will often need to promote your services online. 1. House sit in your local area.Make extra money by house sitting for people in your local area. If your mainContinue reading “112 Ways to Make Extra Money Without Taking Surveys”

5 Steps to Retirement Planning in 2022: An Introduction & How-to Guide

In five short steps, we’ll teach you how to build, grow and manage your retirement money. The 5 steps of retirement planning Retirement planning has several steps, with the end goal of having enough money to quit working and do whatever you want. Our aim with this retirement planning guide is to help you achieveContinue reading “5 Steps to Retirement Planning in 2022: An Introduction & How-to Guide”

8 Financial Tips for Young Adults

How to get started on saving and investing in your future A class titled “Finance for Young Adults” usually isn’t part of a high school curriculum. This unfortunate lack leaves many young adults clueless about how to manage their money, apply for credit, and get or stay out of debt. States are beginning to remedyContinue reading “8 Financial Tips for Young Adults”

7 Money Management Tips to Improve Your Finances

1. Track your spending to improve your finances. If you don’t know what and where you’re spending each month, there’s a good chance your personal spending habits have room for improvement. Better money management starts with spending awareness. Use a money management app like MoneyTrack to track spending across categories, and see for yourself how much you’re spendingContinue reading “7 Money Management Tips to Improve Your Finances”

Want to control your spending? Try the 30-Day Rule

HOW THE RULE WORKS The Rule is simple: If you see something you want, wait 30 days before buying it. After 30 days, if you still wish to buy the item, move ahead with the purchase. If you forget about it or realize that you don’t need it, you will end up saving that expense.Continue reading “Want to control your spending? Try the 30-Day Rule”

12 Questions Everyone Should Be Able to Answer About Their Finances 

1. What are your financial and life goals? It sounds simple enough. But without a “why” – i.e. identifying your family’s long-term objectives — it’s hard to muster the discipline necessary to put off a new SUV purchase or a vacation in the Bahamas in order to boost your savings.   “When you have defined goalsContinue reading “12 Questions Everyone Should Be Able to Answer About Their Finances “

31 Best Money Rules You Need to Know

Which money rules of thumb do you actually need to follow? And how could these rules boost your budget? We’ve found 31 rules of thumb that help you master your money. Rules of thumb are basically loose “rules” that apply broadly to many different situations. We talk about rules of thumb a lot here onContinue reading “31 Best Money Rules You Need to Know”