Couples Sharing Finances? There Are Apps For That!
3 Ways To Make A Pain-Free Money Plan
Previously Published on: CreditCards.com by Susan Johnston Taylor A couple of years ago, when my husband and I first started merging our finances, we looked for an app that would allow us to keep an eye on each other’s accounts and understand our overall financial picture without making all our bank accounts and credit cards […]
How Your Vacation Can Teach Your Kids About Money
Benjamin Franklin said, “If you fail to plan, you plan to fail.” What a smart guy. (Although flying a kite in a thunderstorm doesn’t look like wisdom at first glance.) Planning is a key to success – especially with your money. Planning doesn’t just help you get ahead financially; it helps put (and keep) your […]
3 Tips To A No Fight Home Renovation
Vacation can teach your kids about money in so many ways. The good, the bad and the ugly all comes out when you are spending time with your family. Maybe it’s the close quarters, maybe it’s because mom and dad see that they are spending WAY MORE than quarters, but whatever it is, take a […]
How To Score Unusual Scholarships
When it comes to home remodeling there can be a lot of stress and a lot of money involved! It is a major financial commitment. There is a lot that goes into the decisions of remodeling. We just remodeled our whole house in three months! We considered doing the standard one room at a time, […]
3 Reasons Not to be Homeowners Before Marriage
Whether you are investing in your own education or getting ready to support your kids going through college, we have some great tips for you to score some unusual scholarships! Did you know that most people go after very general scholarships when there are many unusual scholarships that many people overlook? Make sure you do your […]
15 Ways To Have Valentine’s Day Every. Single. Day.
More and more young couples are buying a house together before saying “I do.” But that comes with big risks. Here are 3 big reasons NOT to be homeowners before marriage. Originally appeared in Your Tango, Article published in August 2015 and reposted in February 2017.
2 New Year Challenges for a Healthier, Wealthier Life
Keep your love alive (and chocolate on hand) all year long. Valentine’s day is only 24 hours, once a year – so how do you keep the love growing in your relationship year round? It takes some work and it’s not always easy especially when you are tired and had a busy day. But imagine a relationship where real […]
New Year, New Money You Challenge #5: Give to Others
Did you know that about one third of New Year’s resolutions are about finances? And we all know the sad statistics for how often resolutions are kept (hardly ever). So this year we decided to create some New Year, New Money You challenges for a healthier, wealthier life to make your money management more exciting […]
It’s Good To Dream: New Year, New Money You Challenge
You would think that after you faithfully arrive at #5 of the New Year New Money You challenges (catch up links to other challenges listed below) that it would be a fanfare all about you. And we are proud of you, for sure, but the 5th challenge is actually a reminder that–it’s not all about […]
Can Dreams Improve Your Relationship? Do you have a bucket list? Have you heard someone say they are adding something to their “bucket list”? Don’t think big, orange bucket that smells like a hamster cage. A bucket list is a compilation of activities a person wants to do before they die. Why is it called […]