Personal Finance Tips

Easter on a Budget

Easter on a Budget: Money-Saving Ideas

Updated: March 31, 2021 Easter is nearby and we’re actively preparing for its celebration. Although it isn’t the most expensive holiday, it can still affect your family budget and lower your savings rate. There are ways to celebrate Easter on a budget and still make it special. Before we dive into these ways, let’s have Read more

Maximize Credit Card Rewards

Effective Ways to Maximize Credit Card Rewards

Updated: December 1, 2020 Rewards credit cards can provide access to some amazing benefits. The trick is to take full advantage of your credit card without the burden of unnecessary debt. If you can maximize your credit card rewards, you’ll make the money you’ve spent on purchases work harder. This, in turn, makes your rewards Read more

Money Management Tools

Personal Finance Software Tools: Full Guide

Updated: November 18, 2020 Personal finance software tools help give you authority over your financial life, but they don’t all serve the same purpose. You may want to track expenses, stick to a budget, invest, pay your taxes, or perform other money management tasks. No matter your financial goals, you can bet there’s a software Read more

Instant Gratification

Instant Gratification: What It Is and How to Avoid It

Updated: November 3, 2020 We live in the age of instant gratification: we receive whatever we want almost instantly. Push a button, scan a phone, tap or swipe a card and it appears. Anything over 2-day shipping is too long to wait. Marketers have capitalized on this, offering immediate delivery to get us to spend Read more

How to Build Wealth

How to Build Wealth: 3 Basic Steps

Updated: August 6, 2020 Financial independence is a goal that many of us want to work towards. Wealth creation is one of the factors to becoming financially independent. Many people believe that you need to have a lot of money to create wealth. This isn’t true: you can build wealth with the income you currently Read more