7 Smart Ways to Ensure Your Future is Financially Sound

7 Smart Ways to Ensure Your Future is Financially Sound

Finance is an interesting topic. There is much to be learned from reviewing your past, present and future. Our financial goals are personal, but one commonality is our desire to experience financial freedom, but not everyone is willing to do the work to make sure their financial future is secure....

How to Avoid a Conflict of Interest at the Bank

How to Avoid a Conflict of Interest at the Bank

We are all faced with plenty of scenarios in life where potential conflicts of interest should make us question whether our interests are being compromised by those who are supposed to be serving us. One obvious example is a politician wrestling with truly serving his or her constituents versus taking...

Five Dangerous Money Mistakes

Five Dangerous Money Mistakes

You probably think you're on top of your finances because you manage to -- well, barely -- keep yourself out of debt. While you might be living from paycheck to paycheck, you're still able to keep your head above water. Does that mean everything's fine where your finances are concerned?...

Frugal Redecorating Tips - #FrugalFriday

Frugal Redecorating Tips - #FrugalFriday

I know whenever I hear the word “redecorate” I instantly think about how expensive it will be. But the truth is that with some wise planning and careful shopping, you can do some redecorating without spending huge amounts of...

Calling All Bloggers: Giveaway SignUp for Samsung Chromebook

Calling All Bloggers: Giveaway SignUp for Samsung Chromebook

Calling All Bloggers: Giveaway SignUp for Samsung Chromebook Organized by One Punky Mama Prize: Samsung Chromebook Event Dates: August 26 to September 16 Free & Paid Options Available Sign Up Here  

Getting Your Ducks in a Row Before Working from Home

Getting Your Ducks in a Row Before Working from Home

When I started working from home there wasn’t good planning on my part. The decision had already been made but the day it happened it was based on pure impulse. I learned the hard way how important it is to have a plan before you start working from home. Today,...

12 Fun Ways Your Teen Can Make Money

12 Fun Ways Your Teen Can Make Money

In light of the ever increasing student loan debt, people are looking at various potential issues that might have led to this startling crisis. Some blame the government, others blame inflation; of course there are also those who believe that the lack of financial literacy is the primary concern. In...