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How I Increased My Net Worth by $27,000 in Six Months

According to You Need a Budget (YNAB), my total net worth is currently $108,940.66.Read more...
Tags: Freelancing, Personal Finance, Savings, Budgeting, Income, Lifehacks, Financial Independence, Net Worth, Budget YNAB


How to Live Comfortably Without a Car

How to Live Comfortably Without a Car is a post originally published on: Everything Finance - Everything Finance - Its all about Money!Last year, I did something different and calculated all my expenses for the year. I usually just budget for monthly expenses and leave it at that but this time, I was eager to see how much certain things have cost us over a span of 12 months.I was shocked to see how much we spent on our two cars. My husband and I both have paid off cars, but they were still expen...
Tags: Savings, Marketing, Car, Chicago, Zipcar, Metra, Everything Finance Everything Finance


Strategies: Splat! Bam! It’s the Federal Reserve to the Rescue

There’s no sex and little violence in the Fed’s new comic book, but there is plenty of money — and it’s causing problems on extraterrestrial worlds.
Tags: News, Savings, Interest Rates, Federal Reserve, Ny, Fed, Stocks and Bonds, Banking and Financial Institutions, Colleges and Universities, Education (K-12, Comic Books and Strips, Cartoons and Cartoonists, Financial District (Manhattan, Nineteen Hundred Fifties


Strategies: Yup, That’s a Comic Book from the Federal Reserve

There’s no sex and little violence in the Fed’s new comic book, but there is plenty of money — and it’s causing problems on extraterrestrial worlds.
Tags: News, Savings, Interest Rates, Federal Reserve, Ny, Fed, Stocks and Bonds, Banking and Financial Institutions, Colleges and Universities, Education (K-12, Comic Books and Strips, Cartoons and Cartoonists, Financial District (Manhattan, Nineteen Hundred Fifties


The Unbearable Lightness of Money Diaries

Money diaries give you a peek into someone else’s spending — but may leave you with a bad taste in your mouth.
Tags: Credit Cards, News, Savings, Income, Wages and Salaries, Budgets and Budgeting, Your-feed-wirecutter


4 Ways a Personal Garden Can Save You a Bundle on Food This Year

4 Ways a Personal Garden Can Save You a Bundle on Food This Year is a post originally published on: Everything Finance - Everything Finance - Its all about Money!Every year we are working on eating healthier and saving money, at the same time. In our current environment, this can really be a huge feat sometimes! Gardening can save you money. If you are striving to eat healthier, while also saving a bundle on your food budget, then here are 4 ways a personal garden may help you achieve this lofty...
Tags: Home, Budget, Saving Money, Savings, Marketing, US, Usda, Raleigh NC, DON T, Everything Finance Everything Finance


How Rover Increased Our Income and Taught Our Kids Valuable Lessons

How Rover Increased Our Income and Taught Our Kids Valuable Lessons is a post originally published on: Everything Finance - Everything Finance - Its all about Money!Having multiple children can make life a little bit chaotic at times. That doesn’t change the fact that we, as parents, still have to teach them as much about life as we can while they are with us. Some of these big lessons include:ResponsibilityTeamworkMaking moneySaving moneyFinancial independenceDoing things you don’t like sometim...
Tags: Saving Money, Savings, Marketing, Paypal, Social Security, Finances, Fidelity, Rover, Ira, Irs, ROTH IRA, Family and Kids, Everything Finance Everything Finance, Extra Money, Doggy Day Care


How can home warranties help me save money

So, you just bought a cute character home in a central neighbourhood. Tree-lined streets, beautiful architecture and a short commute to work – what’s not to like about that? Enjoy the honeymoon while it lasts – a few years in, you might be longing for a newly-built suburban house.Once a structure passes its tenth birthday, its systems and appliances start to have issues. In a house older than that, improper maintenance can cause problems that will wreck your finances. For instance, asbestos reme...
Tags: Texas, Savings, Marketing, Earth, Federal Reserve, Landmark Home Warranty, Select Home Warranty, Gold and Platinum, Trustpilot Google


BBVA Compass Bank Review: The Online Bank With Everything

BBVA Compass Bank is a banking institution with hundreds of local branches in several states across the country. But it’s also an online bank, and a full-service one at that. Not only do they offer free checking, one of the highest yielding money market accounts in the industry, and very competitive rates on CDs, but […] The post BBVA Compass Bank Review: The Online Bank With Everything appeared first on Bible Money Matters and was written by Kevin Mercadante. Copyright © Bible Money Matters - p...
Tags: Review, Savings, Marketing, Mortgages, Banking, BBVA Compass Bank, BBVA Compass Bank Review, Kevin Mercadante


How to Save 50% of Your Income

Saving money doesn’t come easily to some people. How much you can save depends heavily on your budget. Some people feel like they don’t have enough left over to save each month.Others may have committed to saving a fixed amount of their income like 10% of every paycheck which is great. Over the past few years, I’ve been obsessed with this super saver method of saving 50% or more of your income.While this may sound intimidating, some people actually manage to do this. Saving an aggressive amount ...
Tags: Amazon, Savings, Marketing, Budgeting, Financial Goals, Save 50% of Your Income


4 Banks With Fantastic Savings Interest Rates

If you have a savings account from a local bank, chances are that you aren’t earning much money each year. While it’s beneficial and smart to have a savings account, wouldn’t it be better if you were earning money on the dollars that you’re putting away? Instead of settling for the interest rate that your local bank is offering, you’d be quite surprised at how much money you could be making with a high-yield account. A savings account is a great way to make passive money. Put funds into the acc...
Tags: Personal Finance, Startups, Savings, Barclays, American Express, Goldman Sachs, Others, Marcus, Financial Advice, FDIC, CIT Bank, Barclays Online Savings, Barclays ATM, Goldman Sachs Marcus, CIT Bank Savings Builder, Banks With Fantastic Savings Interest Rates


Financial Marketers May Be Ambushed By Deposit-Flight Risks

As competitors start offering attractive rates again, financial marketers may watch Millennial deposit dollars walk right out the door. The post Financial Marketers May Be Ambushed By Deposit-Flight Risks appeared first on The Financial Brand.
Tags: Savings, Finance, Product Marketing, Deposits


Why Can Starting Your Garden Now Save You More Money?

Why Can Starting Your Garden Now Save You More Money? is a post originally published on: Everything Finance - Everything Finance - Its all about Money!Spring is almost here and I am so excited! Not only is the weather starting to warm up a little bit, but now is the best time to begin starting your garden for the year. I will be the first to admit that gardening was never something I figured myself to do. But, as we have ventured further down the path towards financial independence, gardening is...
Tags: Money, Saving Money, Groceries, Savings, Marketing, Budgeting, Cost Of Living, Mother Nature, Epic Content, Everything Finance Everything Finance, Money Spring, National Gardening Association NGA


How to Make Your Finances More Flexible Before the Next Recession 

The U.S. economy has more or less been in expansion mode since the Great Recession of 2009, but expansions don’t last forever. While no one can say with certainty when the next recession will hit, it is certain that it will come eventually. And when it does, you’ll want to be as prepared as possible.Read more...
Tags: Personal Finance, Money, Savings, Recession, Credit, Lifehacks, Credit Score, Emergency Fund, Flexibility


Think About How Much Money You'll Save to Pay Off Debt

There’s no shortage of tips on how to save money and pay down debt: think about how your savings will benefit your future self, make it automatic, use an app to streamline the process, etc. But a new study—called “Amount and time exert independent influences on intertemporal choice,” published in Nature Human BehaviourRead more...
Tags: Personal Finance, Money, Savings, Debt, Lifehacks


3 Ways to Teach Your Children About Budgeting This Spring

3 Ways to Teach Your Children About Budgeting This Spring is a post originally published on: Everything Finance - Everything Finance - Its all about Money!Teaching children about money and budgeting are some of the most difficult lessons for me to teach them. Not only are these topics extremely diverse and complex, but children are fairly impetuous creatures and want everything right away.Seeing down the road into the future is also a very difficult concept for them to grasp, since their idea of...
Tags: Money, Saving Money, Savings, Marketing, Budgeting, Currency, Family and Kids, Everything Finance Everything Finance


Fifth Third’s Savings App Automatically Drains Deposits From Rival Banks

Dobot is a clever mobile app that automatically shifts funds from checking accounts users have at other banks into Fifth Third accounts. The post Fifth Third’s Savings App Automatically Drains Deposits From Rival Banks appeared first on The Financial Brand.
Tags: Savings, Finance, Mobile Channel, Featured Content, Fifth Third


Tech We’re Using: Spending Is as Easy as Pushing a Button. The Hard Part? Keeping Track.

Tara Siegel Bernard, a personal finance reporter, recommends apps for budgeting, investments and helping little ones as young as 6 understand the value of money.
Tags: News, Savings, Roku, Budgets and Budgeting, Tara Siegel Bernard, Wealthfront Inc


Good books to help you stay the course to Financial Independence – and beyond

I t’s been nearly three years since I last talked about financial independence (FI). I’ve been keeping my head down because The Investor threatened to send the boys round to give me a lesson in volatility if I missed another Monevator: The Book deadline. I was three years into a ten-year FI journey and feeling the pain. The launch party excitement lay in the past. The reality had become an endless trudge through mental Siberia. Much has changed I passed the halfway point on my calendar in 20...
Tags: David Brooks, Savings, Marketing, Fire, Bank Of England, Spending, Siberia, Steven Pinker, Brooks, Marcus Aurelius, John Robbins, Frankl, Jonathan Haidt, Financial Independence, Monevation, Viktor Frankl


How Often Should You Talk About Your Budget for Maximum Effectiveness?

How Often Should You Talk About Your Budget for Maximum Effectiveness? is a post originally published on: Everything Finance - Everything Finance - Its all about Money!Let’s face it. We are all busy! Some more than others and it can vary day to day. But being “busy” isn’t a good enough excuse to not talk about your household budget with your partner. After all, if we want to live our best lives, and have our happiest households, then we simply must have our finances in order. Budget Talk As a co...
Tags: Personal Finance, Budget, Money, Saving Money, Groceries, Savings, Marketing, Budgeting, Debt, Finances, Cost Of Living, Emergency Fund, Bloody Mary, Paying Off Debt, Family and Kids, Everything Finance Everything Finance


Save tons of coins on must-have Nintendo Switch games for MAR10 Day

Nintendo is offering big savings on the Nintendo Switch and its Mario-themed games at several different retailers. The savings are to celebrate March 10, otherwise known as MAR10 Day. The post Save tons of coins on must-have Nintendo Switch games for MAR10 Day appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Deals, Gaming, News, Savings, Trends, Nintendo, Mario, Switch, Nintendo Switch, MAR10 Day


When to Transfer Your Savings to a Roboadvisor

Interest rates are rising after years of stasis, yet brick-and-mortar banks are still offering customers a piddling 0.10 percent on average on savings, according to the Wall Street Journal. That makes roboadvisor offerings from the likes of Wealthfront and Betterment look more attractive. Read more...
Tags: Personal Finance, Money, Savings, Lifehacks, Wall Street Journal, Wealthfront, Robo Advisor


What Summer Supplies Can You Buy Now to Save You a Ton of Money?

What Summer Supplies Can You Buy Now to Save You a Ton of Money? is a post originally published on: Everything Finance - Everything Finance - Its all about Money!Whether you have a family or not, summer can be chock full of good times! But those good times can get pretty expensive if you don’t plan ahead of time. Which is why purchasing some of your summer supplies now can greatly increase your overall summer fun, while not stretching your wallet to the max. Fun Water Summer Supplies Most of us ...
Tags: Amazon, Home, Budget, Money, Saving Money, Savings, Groupon, Marketing, Budgeting, Paypal, Finances, Cost Of Living, Don, Ebates, Family and Kids, Everything Finance Everything Finance


6 Ways We’re Saving Money After Buying a House

6 Ways We’re Saving Money After Buying a House is a post originally published on: Everything Finance - Everything Finance - Its all about Money!Last year I shared on this blog that my husband and I became homeowners which is a goal I’ve had for some time now. I also mentioned that we’ll be spending much more money as homeowners than we were renting.Homeownership isn’t cheap. You are responsible for maintenance, repairs, taxes, insurance, and monthly living expenses like your utilities.Given that...
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Save More Money By Cutting Back of Housing and Transportation Costs

We all would probably like to have a little more cash in the bank. One easy way to do that is to underspend on housing and transportation costs.Read more...
Tags: Money, Saving Money, Savings, Lifehacks, Housing and Transportation Costs


Save More Money By Reducing Your Housing and Transportation Costs

We all would probably like to have a little more cash in the bank. One easy way to do that is to underspend on housing and transportation costs.Read more...
Tags: Money, Saving Money, Savings, Lifehacks


Aim for This Emergency Fund Goal 

When it comes to following standard financial advice, how many of us can say we actually have three to six months worth of living expenses saved in an emergency fund?Read more...
Tags: Health, Personal Finance, Money, Savings, Insurance, Health Insurance, Emergency, Lifehacks, Emergency Fund


How Much of Your 401(k) Balance Is Actually Yours?

If you’ve been contributing to a 401(k) or IRA for a few years, you might be happy with your current balance. You know, in a nebulous way, that you’ll have to pay taxes of some kind when you take a disbursement, but that’s overshadowed by the progress you’re making toward your retirement goals. Look at the wealth…Read more...
Tags: Personal Finance, Money, Retirement, Savings, Investments, Ira, Lifehacks, 401k


Your Money Adviser: After Burst of Holiday Spending, a Plan for a ‘Frugal February’

Cutting back on nonessential spending for a month can help people pay down credit card balances or put money in savings. At least it’s a short month.
Tags: Credit Cards, News, Savings, Interest Rates, Financial Planners, Credit and Debt, Personal Finances, Pensions and Retirement Plans, National Consumer Law Center, Betterment LLC, American Bankers Assn


Gen Z should start saving now to afford a home by 2031

The average Gen-Zer will need to save $304 per month for the next 12 years to afford a 10 percent down payment and closing costs for a median-priced home ($386,310) by the time they're 30.
Tags: Homeownership, Savings, Lifestyle, Radio, Generation Z, Gen Z, Markets & Economy, Realtor.com, Down Payment, Optimal Blue, Danielle Hale, Zer, Median Priced Home, Mortgage Data