Ways To Protect Yourself And Stay Safe While You Work At Home

Ways To Protect Yourself And Stay Safe While You Work At Home

I am sure by now you know how much I love working from home. Heck, I’ve even written about it and given you twenty reasons why I love it. And while working at home has its advantages there are some disadvantages as well. We have all read posts about protecting...

The Slow Creep Of Debt

The Slow Creep Of Debt

What do you think of when you envision someone who has fallen in debt? For many, the image is of an irresponsible person who bought a luxury sedan when they couldn’t afford it, went to expensive restaurants funded by their credit cards, and took out loans to afford trips overseas....

Is it Really Necessary to Have Health Insurance?

Is it Really Necessary to Have Health Insurance?

Since the Affordable Care Act took effect in some parts of the world having health insurance has become less of an option and more of a necessity.  The law requires you to have sufficient health coverage and if you do not have this you can be liable to pay a...

Admitting Money Mistakes to Kids and a iPad Mini Giveaway

Admitting Money Mistakes to Kids and a iPad Mini Giveaway

When I became a parent, there was so much I was looking forward to teaching my daughters, including how to use their money wisely. This may seem odd to some of you. Money lessons aren't typically listed as a top priority in many child-rearing magazines or books. But I wish...

5 Items to Buy, Consider and Avoid at the Dollar Store

5 Items to Buy, Consider and Avoid at the Dollar Store

Dollar stores have become increasing popular since the Great Recession, and it seems like there is one on almost every corner. Initially I wasn't much of a fan, but over time I became a convert. They can really help a frugal gal maximize her budget, but there are also a...

Why It is Important To Identify Your Financial Goals

Why It is Important To Identify Your Financial Goals

When you identify your financial goals you open up your life to endless possibilities. Financial goals include much more than simply planning for your retirement at age 65 or whenever. Setting financial goals should happen while you are young and they should include every aspect of your life from now...

How Your Personal Finances Directly Affect Your Health

How Your Personal Finances Directly Affect Your Health

A hidden secret to reducing stress is having the right financial plan. Feeling financially secure significantly reduces stress new study shows. Did you know*? 18+ year-olds who said they are confident in their savings are less likely to say their life is stressful and more likely to say they are...