Bad Habits Costing You (as reported by

In order to set yourself up for financial success, most people think about all the ways that they can make more money. But instead, it’s smarter to think about what you might do to save more. If you can cut out certain bad habits, you might be able to save more. wrote about seven… Read More

Opposing Popular Money Advice (as reported by Alexa Mason on

Just because a lot of people say something is true, doesn’t mean it will be true for you. In the world of personal financial advice, there are many common themes that you should test for yourself before subscribing to them. This was the case for Alexa Mason, as she explains writing for Many personal… Read More

Learning to Negotiate (as reported by

Learning the art of negotiation should be a priority for anyone who wants a more financially secure life. And while negotiating on price or pay may make you uncomfortable, it is those people who teach themselves to do it more that end up getting the better of things, financially speaking. Whether you are negotiating your… Read More

Retirement Planning Mistakes (as reported by Robert Berger on

Nothing should keep you from preparing for your retirement. But too many Americans don’t pay attention to their retirement planning until it’s too late. Robert Berger, writing for Yahoo Finance, outlines seven common mistakes that people make that could put their finances at risk. The first is choosing to pay off debt before setting aside… Read More

Boost Your Tax Refund (as reported by Andre McNeil on

This is the time of year when taxes are on everyone’s mind. Many of us count on a healthy tax refund in the spring to help us pay for important items we have waited for, or as a nice boost to our savings. So how can you ensure that you get the most back this… Read More

The Rule of 752 (as reported by on

You first goal in building wealth should always be to earn more than you spend. In order to do that, most people look to cut expenses. It’s natural to first look at your bigger costs, but don’t ignore those smaller and more frequent expenses. The Rule of 752 can help you pay closer attention to… Read More