Category: Finance

Personal Finance 101 - Live Like No One Else

This is the eighth and last part in my series on Dave Ramsey’s Baby Steps, a proven personal financial plan. My goal is to explain...

Personal Finance 101 - Paying off your Home Mortgage

Once you have that cushion, you can then invest into retirement, an education fund, and in paying off your mortgage. And once you...

Teaching Your Kids About Money

As parents, we are our child's first and best teacher. Our kids come into this world as little sponges ready to soak up every bit...

Personal Finance 101 – Saving for your Kids’ College

Once you start funding 15% of your income towards retirement, and once you’ve fully funded your Emergency Fund (and any other big...

Personal Finance 101 - Saving For Retirement

This is the sixth part in my series on Dave Ramsey’s Baby Steps, a proven personal financial plan. My goal is to explain a really...

Personal Finance 101 - The Fully-Funded Emergency Fund

The third step with Dave Ramsey’s Steps is to fully fund your emergency fund. This is probably the easiest step to understand, though...

Personal Finance 101 - The Debt Snowball

If you have just arrived in this article, I suggest you read the previous article about this personal finance writing inspired by...

Personal Finance 101 – the $1k Baby Emergency Fund

If you have not read the first article about this topic, make sure you read it first so you will not get confused or misunderstood...

Personal Finance 101 - Dave Ramsey’s Baby Steps

When we were children, for example in primary school age, in general, money for us was a tool to buy what we wanted. That is not wrong....

Do Yourself a Favor and Sign Up for CreditKarma

I’m really not the guy who goes around telling people they have to check this out, but recently I have found myself begging my friends...

Fix Your Credit Score With Free Credit Reports And Secured...

Here are a few rebuilding tips that helped fix my credit. Start Building:Get a few secured credit cards and be sure to always make...

A Weekly Shopping Schedule and More help You Save on Food

Here are some of the things we can do to save money by cutting expenses on food. Consider buying weekly in such a way that you can...

Medical Assistant – It Pays Well, but is it for You?

Going just by the name, it is pretty clear that the job of a medical assistant is to assist medical professionals. But what does that...

Four Easy Steps To Avoid Credit Card Debt

Credit cards can be a valuable part of your financial life: They offer more convenience than cash does and more payment flexibility...