Myths about money have existed for decades. Some easier to debunk than others. Here are several pieces of financial advice that may seem good, but are likely to end up challenging your financial wellness.
Opinion: Married Couples Should Have Separate Bank Accounts. Here’s Why
In the past, it was virtually unheard of for married couples to keep their finances separate. Today, more and more are choosing that route. Here are 5 major benefits of keeping separate bank accounts as a married couple.
All Star Cheer Costs a Fortune, but I Pay for It Anyway. Here’s Why
For the past seven years, my daughter has been a competitive cheerleader. But even though all star cheer takes up a significant part of my monthly budget, when I sit down and think about it, it’s worth it.
Are You Addicted to Shopping? Here Are 5 Signs You Might Be
Shopping can transition into an addiction if you start using aimless purchases to fill an emotional or social void. If you think you or someone you love might have a shopping addiction, here’s how you can identify and manage it.
4 Reasons You Should Never Lend Money to Friends or Family
People love to help their loved ones when they can, especially their friends and family. While this can work out for both parties, it can put strain on your relationship and has the potential to cause more harm than good.
9 Gifts You Should Never Buy as Christmas Presents
People have the best intentions when shopping for the holidays, but sometimes it’s best to not give than to give Christmas presents that could end up trashed or considered insulting. Don’t gift these if you want to err on the side of caution.
Is Working From Home Bad for Your Mental Health?
While working from home does come with its perks, mental health experts have found that it can take a serious toll on your mental health. But there are plenty of things you can do to keep your mental health in good shape.
Financial Infidelity: 4 Signs Your Partner Isn’t Being Honest About Money
Thinking that someone you love may not be telling you the truth about their finances can cause extreme anxiety. But there are ways to identify financial infidelity early and work through it to save your relationship and protect yourself.
20 Fun New Year’s Activities to Start the Year Off Right
Whether prefer to spend your New Year’s Eve dancing the night away, watching the ball drop in NYC by yourself, or spending time with friends, you can find things to do on New Year’s that are both fun and budget-friendly.