We've all heard the saying "money can't buy happiness." Taken at face value, it makes sense. You needn't look very far to find examples of rich people who are absolutely miserable. However, I'd argue those people usually aren't miserable because of their wealth.
While we often look at wealth in terms of haves and have nots, there's more nuance than that. In particular, discussions of old money vs. new money reveal wealth's complexities. Keep reading as I dive into this comparison and explain how the differences between old money and new money can influence your financial planning for the better.
In this article, I'll explain why being house poor is such a terrible thing. I'll also share how you can avoid this scenario – or overcome it if you're already there.
In this article, I'll share a few common red flags you'd be wise to address with your partner sooner rather than later. In some cases, you may even want to walk away altogether.
At some point in their late teens or early twenties, most people find themselves wondering, "can I afford to move out?" In this article, I'll provide some tips for arriving at an accurate answer.
We all spend substantial portions of our lives pursuing money. But when does that end? How much money is enough to leave the rat race forever and actually enjoy life?
Money's influence is unavoidable. It affects our priorities, our self-identities, and how we treat others.
How much money do you need to never work again? I know you've thought about it. But have you ever done the math?
Financial challenges rarely exist in a vacuum. Often, they're directly caused – or at least accompanied – by irresponsible behavior. Keep reading as I break down 25 signs of financial irresponsibility to look out for and address as soon as possible.
Some of these hiding places will make you laugh, others are just plain practical, but all will keep your moola safe from grubby hands (at least ones that aren't yours).