August, 2018 Archive

Money Match-Up: Stay at Home with New Child or Return to Work?

Here’s the latest post in the Rockstar Finance Money Match-Up series where two money bloggers argue opposite sides of an issue....

Money Match-Up

August 31st, 2018 Features

Today’s Features 17 Times Clark Griswold Overspent During Christmas Vacation The other night while watching “National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation” I noticed Clark Griswold overspends quite a bit due to unexpected expenses. And I got an idea. An awful idea. A wonderful, awful idea....

Saving Money

101 Super Clever Ways to Save More Money Now

By: Natasha Burton | Grow No matter what you’re saving money for—whether it’s to build up an emergency fund, pay off debt faster or plan ahead for a big vacation or first home—trimming expenses will help you get there faster. The good news is even small efforts can add up to big...

August 30th, 2018 Features

17 Times Clark Griswold Overspent During Christmas Vacation The other night while watching “National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation” I noticed Clark Griswold overspends quite a bit due to unexpected expenses. And I got an idea. An awful idea. A wonderful, awful idea. Being a movie/personal...

Building Wealth

How To Live Without A Credit Card

By: Janet | MyTwentyCents.com Last month, my credit card issuer canceled my credit card. Since I am living abroad, I basically had no other option but to only use cash going forward. I guess I had to quickly learn how to live without a credit card. At first, I was horrified at the idea of not...

August 29th, 2018 Features

★ Consumerism is a Cult, and We’re ALL Brainwashed ★ What Is the Purpose of an Emergency Fund and Other Savings? ★ How To Live Without A Credit Card ★ Rejecting Conventional Wisdom...

General Finance

Money Lies that Keep You Poor

By: MoneyManagementPro.com We all make mistakes with money. There’s no one size fits all situation when it comes to handling your finances. There are many factors that make up your unique money profile, income, age, family size, living arrangments, etc. At some point to be successful with your...

August 28th, 2018 Features

★ How I Lost Millions by Retiring Early ★ Money Lies that Keep You Poor ★ The Power of Incrementalism ★ The Ultimate Guide to Decision Making (A 9 Step Process)...

Saving Money

Where is the line with paying your adult child’s expenses?

By: SuperSavingTips.com The old adage used to be that parents were financially responsible for their children up to the age of 18. After that, they became legal adults and financially responsible for themselves. Years ago, many teens couldn’t wait for their independence so they could move out and...

August 27th, 2018 Features

★ The Things That Early Retirement Won’t Fix ★ Where Is the Line With Paying Your Adult Child’s Expenses? ★ When is a Deal Too Good to Pass Up? ★ Dear Savers, What About Today?...