Want More Money? 12 Free Math Courses to Improve Your Personal Finances

Want a secret to improving your personal finances? Improve your math skills! Scared yet? Even if you’re not a math wiz it’s not as hard as you think. Math is all around us and everyone could use...


The Best Websites to Manage Money & Credit

As an entrepreneur, our busy schedules might not cooperate with managing our money or credit.  I’ll be the first one to admit that sometimes I overlook due dates and pay my bills a few hours before...


A 20-Something’s Guide to Smart Financial Choices

There are many struggles facing recent college graduates in today’s society. We’ve all heard about them in the media—endless discussions of mounting student loan debt, a bitingly competi...


Creating a Budget? Try a Spending Journal First

I’m a huge fan of budgets.  But I’m a bigger of spending journals.  Why?  Because spending journals are the foundation of creating your monthly budget. So what exactly is a spending journal?  ...


Saving Money, Like a BOSS!

My last article mentioned some tips on how to live frugal as an entrepreneur, but now I’m going to share some advanced level tactics on how to save money.  Technology has literally shaped how we sh...


Save Something…Anything

Young professionals (and entrepreneurs) need to save a consistent amount of every paycheck. If you can afford to save $500 a month, then you need to. If you can only afford to save $20 a month, then y...


Earn an Extra 500k: Why that Tax Refund Might Save Your Retirement

Your 2011 tax refund from Uncle Sam may have recently shown up in the mail or, more likely, directly in your bank account. Time for a vacation or that new gadget? Though it’s tempting to use you...


Personal Finance – What’s in a Name?

Thanks for joining me at this new column. Together, we’ll talk about simple steps anyone can make to cut through the complexity and jargon to improve financial outlook. This post will focus on one s...


3 Online Tools That Actually Help You Save Money

Generation Y was hit hard because of The Great Recession. Four years later and we’ve still got major credit card debt, student loans and underemployment. To make matters more interesting, many of us...


Some Unique Tips for Young Adults to Refurbish Their Credit Scores

Many young adults in the U.S. are relying more on credit cards to meet their daily routine expenses and desires. But depending more on credit cards can lead to people accruing huge credit card bills a...