How to Make Sure Your Budgeting Sticks

How to Make Sure Your Budgeting Sticks

While around 60% of us make New Year’s resolutions, only about 8% of us achieve them. Yikes. With that not-so-motivating statistic in mind, how are you doing with your New Year’s resolutions, if you’ve made any?  With everything we all experienced in 2020, it’s...
Our Top 4 Tips for Budgeting With Uncertainty

Our Top 4 Tips for Budgeting With Uncertainty

Happy New Year! You know what the turn of the calendar means…it’s time to start a new budget for 2021. If you struggled with budgeting the past few months because of COVID-19, you’re definitely not alone. The uncertainty many of us faced — and continue to face...
Set Your Budget (and Yourself) Up for Success in 2021

Set Your Budget (and Yourself) Up for Success in 2021

After what we’ve all experienced in 2020, many are dreading the thought of budgeting in 2021. With COVID-19 still affecting the population worldwide, how can we even begin to plan for the months ahead? While you’ll need to be a bit more flexible than usual with your...
How to Deal with Changing Holiday Plans (Thanks, COVID)

How to Deal with Changing Holiday Plans (Thanks, COVID)

What are your holiday traditions? Or maybe the question should be: What were your holiday traditions before the coronavirus pandemic completely changed your plans?   We’ve talked about it a lot on this blog (and everywhere else on the internet), but COVID-19 truly has...
Why Gratitude is Good for Your Finances

Why Gratitude is Good for Your Finances

How do you think about money? Do you find yourself worrying about how to make more of it? How to best use it to tackle your bills or build up your savings?  Another question for you: what if, instead of focusing on how to get more money, you focus on being thankful...
Talking to Your Parents About Finances and the Future

Talking to Your Parents About Finances and the Future

The coronavirus has all of us thinking about the future. When will things get back to “normal?” When can we work and shop and go to school the way we used to? You probably have financial questions on the brain, too. Will I still be able to buy a home in the next year...