4 Must-Use Tips to Get New Clothes on The Cheap

Every now and then it’s time to update the ol’ wardrobe and add a few items. I’m from the camp of just wearing what I already have for as long as possible, and I dig those people who attempt to go a full year without buying clothes. I’ve never gone that long, but it’s a cool challenge! I…

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Frugality is one of the most beautiful and joyful words in the English language, and yet one that we are culturally cut off from understanding and enjoying. The consumption society has made us feel that happiness lies in having things, and has failed to teach us the happiness of not having things. -Elise Boulding After…

What if you Can’t Pay the Monthly Payments on your Debt?

  Have you ever felt stressed out about money? If so, you’re not alone. You’re in good company. Money is the number one stressor in America, according to the ABC News, beating out stress over work, family responsibilities, and even health concerns. It’s no wonder why money is stressful, Student Loan Hero reported that 11% of borrowers are…

How to De-Stress When you Have a Million Things To Do

Do you have a million things to-do? You’re running around buying ugly Feeling stressed? It’s the most wonderful (and stressful!) time of the year! Christmas sweaters, decorating, shopping, wrapping, shipping… the list could go on and on and on! If you need to de-stress, here’s a two-step goal setting activity, from Marie Forelo, that you can use keep your sanity…

How to Be a Unicorn With Money!

Seen any videos of making cupcakes with rainbow color icing as “unicorn poop“? It’s a craze, so why not develop a unicorn-like mentality with money? Let’s back this party up. What exactly is a unicorn? A unicorn is a legendary horse with a single spiraling horn from its forehead. Unicorns are rare, unique, and uncatchable. Unicorns are even mentioned…

How Jeremy Got Rid off $11,000 of Debt within Two Months of Being Unemployed

Have you ever experienced burnout? If so, you’re not alone. Just google, “burnout.” You’ll find almost 52 million articles on how to deal with being physically and emotionally exhausted. If you feel like your situation will never improve, no matter how much burnout you’re experiencing now, you can recharge, and turn things around. Don’t believe…

How to Save for Christmas Now

Happy Halloween! Now, let’s roll up our sleeves and come up with a game plan for Christmas. Crazy, I know, but the retailers are already stocking shelves with Christmas lights and Starbucks will be rolling out their much debated holiday cup, so as CFO, lets come up with our countermoves for having a game plan…

Last-Minute Ways to Celebrate Halloween

  October 31st is creeping up and Halloween is hands-down one of my favorite holidays. It’s the one day, you can be anything on this planet that you want to be, and consume lots of candy. You can be Audrey Hepburn, a Ninja Turtle, or Cupid (yes, I’ve been all of these)- AND let your sweet tooth have…

4 Must-Use Tips to Get New Clothes on The Cheap

Every now and then it’s time to update the ol’ wardrobe and add a few items. I’m from the camp of just wearing what I already have for as long as possible, and I dig those people who attempt to go a full year without buying clothes. I’ve never gone that long, but it’s a cool challenge! I…