Psychology

Financial therapy: how it can help you two sync up

With money fights being the main cause of divorce, many couples could use some financial therapy. Learn habits and techniques you can use to make money talks less stressful and more productive! Is Financial Therapy Right for You? Money problems are usually symptoms of a much deeper issue. It can be within our relationship – […]

Love Your Life, Not Theirs with Rachel Cruze

Rachel Cruze discusses her new book, Love Your Life, Not Theirs: 7 Money Habits for Living the Life You Want.  She also shares her thoughts on being content in the social media age, lessons she had growing up and what she wants to pass on, and how a budget can give you freedom! The Comparison Game: […]

Breaking Through and Achieving Your Financial Goals

Have you ever had tried to fix your finances, all fired up and failed? (*raises my hand*) Why? (Or rather, why not?) There can be a myriad of reasons, but if I had to guess, I’d say constraints of some type stopped you from succeeding. You may struggle with limited: Budget: We know we should […]

Becoming Wealthy Isn’t Easy, But It Is Simple

Building up your finances isn’t impossible, but it isn’t easy in the beginning. Sometimes we are our own worst enemies when it comes to our money. Wealth Takes Work When you talk to those who have gotten out of deep debt or saved and invested for a dream, they’ll mention that they had to make changes. […]

Avoiding Affluenza as a Couple

One of my favorite things about being a personal finance blogger is getting to discover and read some great books. I want to share some wonderful stories and experiences I read from Clark Howard’s new book, Living Large for the Long Haul. In it, he shares the stories of over 50 different people from all socio-economic […]

Grab a Free Copy of 33 Day Money Action Plan Today!

FREE Book: The Kindle version of Nathan’s book “Your 33 Day Money Action Plan” ($9.95 regularly) is available FREE for today only on Amazon.com. If you’d prefer a paperback copy, Nathan has also made it available at a near free price today via his website. Promo ends tonight. Before jumping in with Nathan‘s post I […]

How to Fix Your Money Mistakes

Last week while I was on Facebook reading through my friends’ updates I saw a great quote -“Everything happens for a reason. But sometimes that reason is that you’re stupid and you make bad decisions.” I got a laugh from it, but it reminded me that sometimes our problems, including money, are brought on by […]

Finding Best Bank for You

I think it’s fair to say that most readers are looking to get better results with their finances. One of biggest changes you can make with your money is optimizing your banking system. Why Your Bank Matters If you ask people about their banks I think many would either be apathetic about the no frills of their […]