Knowing the difference between wants vs. needs is an important part of financial planning. Keep reading for some tips on classifying your expenses correctly and budgeting effectively between these two buckets.
How to be fashionable on a budget
Being frugal doesn't mean you have to walk around wearing a tattered t-shirt and hand-me-down jeans. Keep reading for some tips regarding how to be fashionable on a budget.
What is lifestyle creep and why is it so disastrous?
It's normal to feel excited after receiving a large raise or promotion. If you're not careful, though, a concept known as lifestyle creep could turn that blessing into a curse.
How to stop buying things you don’t need
Do you find yourself unconsciously spending thousands (or perhaps even tens of thousands) of dollars on random junk every year? Keep reading as I share some tips regarding how to stop buying things you don't need. I'll cover simple yet proven strategies for eliminating impulse spending and becoming more intentional with your money.
10 affordable and unique alternatives to traditional weddings
Whether you're rebellious, frugal, or both, keep reading as I share a few affordable and unique alternatives to traditional weddings.
Benefits and dangers of the no-spend challenge
The no-spend challenge entails eliminating all discretionary expenses for a set period. It can work wonders for your finances, helping you save towards major goals and establish better habits.
Can you buy a car with a credit card?
The idea of putting your next vehicle purchase on plastic seems tempting in light of all the points you'd get. But can you buy a car with a credit card? Just as importantly, should you?
18 things to spend money on for greater success
Ideally, every dollar you spend on these items will be a dollar you don't spend impulsively on junk. We're not abolishing the idea of budgeting here. We're just coming at it from a different angle.