Financial Goals

What’s The Biggest Money Lesson You Learned In 2019?

What’s The Biggest Money Lesson You Learned In 2019?

Maybe you’ve already started to reflect on where 2019 has taken you, and what you want to focus on in 2020. You’re planning a trip, or figuring out how to get back to the gym regularly, or thinking of starting a hobby. But have you thought about your money?

$2,500 Is Your New Emergency Savings Goal

$2,500 Is Your New Emergency Savings Goal

If saving up three to six months of expenses in an emergency fund feels like advice that’s wise but nearly impossible to achieve, there’s growing evidence that you don’t need quite that much money stashed away to cushion you from financial emergencies. $2,500 may be enough to get you started.

How Blogging Can Help Whip Your Finances Into Shape

How Blogging Can Help Whip Your Finances Into Shape

My money habits are pretty solid and that has much to do with the fact that I write about money for a living. I’m not alone. Plenty of other writers, paid or not, use blogging as a platform to get their finances in shape and document their goals. Some of…