The best financial advice that I ever received was that when you have the means it is always best to put even the tiniest amount extra toward your loans every month. I received this advice from my dad. He kept emphasizing how even $10 more a month would make a difference in the long run.... Read More
When I was asked to write about the financial advice you are most thankful for, I immediately turned to some family and friends to ask for their advice. Of all the advice that was given the one thing that stood out while encompassing them all was “live below your means.”
This is something that my husband and I decided... Read More
The cursor was blinking on my Microsoft Word document and in my mind before I came close to thinking of anything that was remotely similar to financial advice that had been given to me. But then two phrases that are seemingly opposing came to me that I’ve heard many times in my 25-year life span.
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Last month, I talked a big game of living on half of our income to pay off student loans. Overall we did pretty well. We paid off the target amount I set for us and we were really good about cutting back on eating at restaurants. We only used our restaurant spending on... Read More