shopping for gifts | debt | money management

Shopping for Gifts When You’re in Debt

I know it’s June so why am I talking about gift giving? Well, the year is almost half way over which means the holidays will be here before you know it, which is why you need to start thinking about it now. When you’re in debt, shopping for gifts can be hard. Between birthdays, holidays, …

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5 steps to paying off debt | debt repayment | how to pay off debt

The 5 Steps to Paying Off Debt

In a world filled with student loans, mortgages, and credit cards, many will have you believe that debt is normal. While it is common, it doesn’t mean it has to be normal. The sooner you can be debt free the sooner you will have more choices and control with your money. To become debt free …

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I Love Movies! How to Save Money on Movies

I <3 movies, going to the movies or just relaxing watching a movie at home is one of my favorite things to do. But that kind of hobby can get expensive. When you’re in debt and looking to save money, then you tend to cut out unnecessary expenses first and movies often are considered an …

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FAQS | personal finance | credit card debt | student loans | student debt

FAFQ: Should I Pay Off Credit Card Debt or Student Loans First?

Frequently asked financial questions are questions that I’ve seen pop up over and over again.  I thought I’d take the time to answer them in this Frequently Asked Financial Questions Series. So each post will have a short quick answer to these frequently asked financial questions followed by a longer more detailed answer. Should I …

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private student loans | student debt | debt repayment

FAFQ: Am I totally screwed with private student loans?

Frequently asked financial questions are questions that I’ve seen pop up over and over again.  I thought I’d take the time to answer them in this Frequently Asked Financial Questions Series. So each post will have a short quick answer to these frequently asked financial questions followed by a longer more detailed answer. Am I totally …

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my credit score | personal finance | FAQS | money questions | credit score

FAFQ: How important is my credit score?

Frequently asked financial questions are questions that I’ve seen pop up over and over again.  I thought I’d take the time to answer them in this new Series. So each post will have a short quick answer to these frequently asked financial questions followed by a longer more detailed answer. How Important is My Credit Score? …

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personal finance | FAQS | money questions | Will my student loans really be forgiven | debt | budget

FAFQs Series: Will My Student Loans Really Be Forgiven?

Frequently asked financial questions are questions that I’ve seen pop up over and over again.  I thought I’d take the time to answer them in this new Series. So each post will have a short quick answer to these frequently asked financial questions followed by a longer more detailed answer. Will my student loans really be …

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personal finance | FAQS | money questions | Can I afford to buy a house? | debt | budget

FAFQ: Can I Afford to Buy a House?

Frequently asked financial questions are questions that I’ve seen pop up over and over again.  I thought I’d take the time to answer them in this new Series. So each post will have a short quick answer to these frequently asked financial questions followed by a longer more detailed answer. Can I afford to buy a …

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personal finance | FAQS | money questions | How much do I need to have in savings? | debt | budget

FAFQs: How Much Do I Need to Have in Savings?

Frequently asked financial questions are questions that I’ve seen pop up over and over again.  I thought I’d take the time to answer them in this new Series. Today, I’ll answer the age old question, How much do I need to have in savings? So each post will have a short quick answer to these frequently …

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