Personal Finances That Rock

To get personal finances that rock understand that there are many ways to achieve a given task. You only need to use one to be successful. The one that works of course. I have used many ways in the past to create successful personal finances that rock, so I will attempt in this article to […]

Who Manages Your Personal Finances

Who manages your personal finances? Seems like a silly question, but if you ask many people they will tell you, “no one, my money doesn’t need managing, I just pay my bills and spend what I can” I hear this quite often with those who make a lot of money and those who make a […]

Personal Finances Should be Personal

Personal Finances I was speaking at a women’s meeting about personal finances and a young woman, about 35 came up to me and ask me what are “personal finances”. I was really shocked since being there meant that she was in some way affiliated with a business she owned. She looked me in the eye […]

Money Before Marriage-Until Credit Do Us Part, Part 2

Money before Marriage  Money before marriage is an essential conversation everyone should have prior to marriage, when you, considering the divorce statistics associated with money before marriage.  Financial surprises after marriage run the gamut from, “I assumed he owned his home”,  and, “I did not know he was deep in debt to his x-wife”.  These are just […]

10 Signs You Have Learned to Budget Your Money

You Have Learned to Budget Your Money 1. You budget your money fiercely, whether it be monthly income, lump sum winnings, or inheritance. For those who have a low level of financial experience, getting a windfall is more of a curse than a blessing. Ask some of the lottery winners, who recently hit the jackpot […]

Five Career Transition Financial Tips and Budget Planning

Career Transition Financial Tips and Budget Planning Budget Planning, Career, and Finances are at the top of everyone’s minds these days. You can’t listen to the news or read the newspaper without hearing some mention of the economy. Those who are in a career transition—or soon to be—may already be stressed out by financial issues. A […]