Personal finance today vs in the past

Personal finance today vs. many moons ago

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 there was less ‘fuss’ when… continue reading »


Retirement saving options for the self employed

Retirement saving options for the self employed

Are you hoping to retire happy? For the self employed, retirement saving options are a little different, compared to what employees are used to. Small business owners have to tackle retirement all on their own, as opposed to having the boss handle all contributions to a 401(k). More and more people are making the transition to working for… continue reading »


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 a nice time every now… continue reading »


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 apartment, from a small suburban neighborhood,… continue reading »