Stop keeping up with the Joneses. Become them!

Stop keeping up with the Joneses Become them

If you could have a talk with your younger self, would you tell that person to stop keeping up with the Joneses already? Many years ago, social status seemed to be the n°1 value many families lived by. Since not everyone was born wealthy, keeping up with the Joneses seemed […]

Personal finance today vs. many moons ago

Personal finance today vs in the past

Once upon a time, life seemed to be a lot simpler. Money were handled in a very different manner and certain financial situations didn’t cause huge problems with huge consequences. Times change, and we always hope it’s all for the better, but 30 years ago people actually had less money problems and […]

How to enjoy a low-cost city break

How to enjoy a low-cost city break

Is saving money getting on your nerves? That can happen when you forget to have fun every once in a while. So, how about doing some frugal spending, and see how to enjoy a low-cost city break! Being frugal and saving as much as possible shouldn’t stop you from having […]

How to downsize and save more money

How to downsize and save more money

Regardless of how your lifestyle is designed, if you’re looking to boost your financial nest egg, you need learn how to downsize and save more money! I distinctly remember the late 90’s. It was back then when my family decided to move into a bigger home. We moved from a 2 bedroom […]

Learn how to budget money in 5 easy steps

Learn how to budget money in 5 easy steps

Knowing how to manage your money means having full control over your own finances. You’ll be able to quickly reach your financial goals and pay off debts sooner than you thought, once you learn how to budget your money. There’s more than one way to keep track of your budget. There are online applications that […]

Are payday loans good or bad for your finances?

Are payday loans good or bad for finances

Being in a financial rot often means being in need of some fast cash. But are payday loans good or bad for your finances? When I first learned about payday loans I thought, wow, what an awesome idea! It’s like getting your salary in advance instead of waiting weeks to save […]

10 examples of poor financial money management

10 examples poor financial money management

Poor financial money management could lead to serious budget and lifestyle consequences. Whether you’re on a low income or earn big, not being able to manage your finances will probably bury you in debt. Financial money management might seem complicated, especially for young adults who’re just starting to learn what’s it […]