8 Best Early Retirement Blogs

8 Best Early Retirement Blogs

Just a handful of years ago, the concept of early retirement seemed relatively new. Blogs covering real people who were able to quit their 9-5 at the ripe old age of, say, 33 and travel,  start passion projects, or just enjoy life started popping up. Like many others,...
How To Write A Check in 6 Easy Steps

How To Write A Check in 6 Easy Steps

There are several reasons why you may need to write a check. For instance, some businesses will give you a discount for writing a check instead of swiping a card. This is because they will save money by not having to pay a processing fee. So if you are going to fill...
Credit Unions vs Bank: Which is best for you?

Credit Unions vs Bank: Which is best for you?

Have you ever wondered if you should use a credit union instead of a bank for your financial transactions? With so many options available today it can be hard to choose which institution to use. While banks and credit unions have a ton in common, there are a few major...
The 8 Best Money Tools for Freelance Survival

The 8 Best Money Tools for Freelance Survival

If you’re a freelancer, you’re well aware of the awesome perks of solopreneurship—working in your PJs, freedom and flexibility over your schedule, and the potential to earn more. Conversely, self-employment also comes with downsides. Primarily, the extra financial...
11 Best Personal Finance and Investing Podcasts

11 Best Personal Finance and Investing Podcasts

I’m always baffled by people who “don’t do podcasts.” When I ask why I hear a lot of the same responses. I’m a big advocate for podcasts, so naturally, I try my best to convince them to give it a try. Person: “I don’t have time.” Me: “What about listening to it on...
14 Best Ways to Invest in Yourself in 2018

14 Best Ways to Invest in Yourself in 2018

You’ve got a great job, you bought a house, you diligently save for retirement, so now is a great time to think about how you want to focus on yourself and grow as a person. Investing in yourself means more than opening retirement accounts and calculating how much...