4 Life Changing Tips For Improving Your Mental and Financial Well-being 

Mental and financial well-being go hand in hand. It’s tough to have your finances in order if your mental health is not where you want it to be, and the same goes for the other way around.  If you want to improve your mental and financial well-being, you’re not alone! Here are some tactical steps […]

It’s Per$onal #97 – Age 31, Raleigh, NC

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It’s Per$onal is an anonymous blog series designed to shed light on the intricate details of the personal finances and lifestyles of women.   How old are you? 31   Where do you live? City and State (or Country if outside the U.S.) Near Raleigh, NC   Do you like where you currently live? Why […]

How to Budget Using the Balanced Money Plan (50-30-20) Method

In 2005, Elizabeth Warren and her daughter Amelia Warren Tyagi, wrote a book called All Your Worth, and in it they describe the Balanced Money Plan; a simple formula that promises to help people determine how much of their paycheck they should be spending and how much they should be saving. Since 2005, the Balanced Money […]

3 Ways Budgeting Can Help You Pay Down Your Student Loans

If you have student loans and you find yourself spending more than you intended month after month, you might want to consider budgeting. Now budgeting isn’t for everyone. There are plenty of people out there who don’t budget and are able to manage their loans just fine. But for me, not budgeting usually means spending […]