Posts Tagged ‘spending’

  For many young adults, their college years often mean big changes, and it can give them their first true taste of living in the real world. As such, many college students opt for their first credit cards during this time. For those students who have yet to establish their credit, they may need to […]

In a previous blog post, we discussed some of the common reasons that many people decide to start budgeting their money. If you currently aren’t on a budget, but have been considering the idea of creating one, the following are some common reasons why you might need to create one as soon as possible:  Retirement […]

Seriously relying on that next paycheck in order to take care of necessary expenses and bills may not be an ideal situation, but for many, it’s reality. If you currently live paycheck to paycheck, you certainly aren’t alone. Although it can be stressful waiting for your next payday, the following tips can help: Automatically contribute […]

If you recently became retired or you’re about to retire in the near future, it’s important to prepare financially. Adjusting to a post-retirement life can take some time, and as such, many retirees tend to make some financial mistakes along the way. Some of the following are common money mistakes that retirees make, and ones […]

Between wedding details and honeymoon planning, talking about financials with your fiancée may be the last thing on your mind. After all, it’s not the most romantic topic, but it’s crucial to discuss certain things before tying the knot. Figuring out your finances before you get married is always better than after the fact. If […]

Once you become a parent, your budgeting, spending habits, and entire financial situation will usually change. It doesn’t matter if you have a newborn baby or if your child is all grown up and just went off to college—you’ll always want to do what’s best for them. But there are some financial moves that can […]

A lot of people have the dream of quitting the corporate world before the standard retirement age and retiring early. This is an attainable goal, but it does require a lot of work and discipline. The following tips can help you work towards an early retirement: Begin saving as soon as possible It’s never too […]

Most peoples’ budgets allow a sensible amount for entertainment. Without setting this amount ahead of time, it can be easy to go over your monthly budget. The following three activities make it easy for even the most financially savvy individual to go over their monthly entertainment budget. Casinos If you’re trying to stick to a […]