Chhhhhhhhaaaaaaaa Ching!!!! Boooooooo yahhhhH!!!!!! Are you like one of the millions of Americans that hit the Tax Refund Lottery?!? Swwwwwweeeet! But now what? I am NOT going to talk about how you should adjust your withholdings so that you have more money in your paycheck each week but let's talk about what you CAN do with this winfall… First a warning… we are … [Read more...] about I just hit the Tax Refund Lottery
Riddle me this… Name me something that you use less than 4% of the day, all the while it loses value? Of course it’s your CAR! According to AAA Americans spend on average 17600 minutes driving per year which equals about 48 minutes each day. So unless you are sitting in your car enjoying that new car smell in the garage… this equates to about 4% of the entire day that … [Read more...] about The enemy that sleeps in your garage!
Free Budget Planners!!! Wooo Hooo! That is music to my ears. If you are trying to pay off credit card debt, student loans, or just try to save more money each month then you really need to take time and create a budget. Tracking where your money goes each money is crucial to meeting your goals. Maybe you are like me and think… “I got this. I don't need to sit down … [Read more...] about 11 Easy and Free Budget Planners to Help You Budget Better
Life happens. That is just a fact. One key to avoid a financial disaster is to have an emergency fund. The idea behind the emergency fund or rainy day fund is to have savings in the case of … you guessed it… AN EMERGENCY! Normally when I talk to people about an emergency fund I get the following two responses: 1. Eric, I am literally the safest, healthiest, person in … [Read more...] about Do you need an Emergency Fund?…. YUP!