Frugal Living: What You Don’t Know About Saving Money

Cam Norris October 22, 2020

If you’re not used to frugal living, you might not realize how easy it can be to save money and still live well. People who haven’t gotten used to the idea of saving money wherever they can often don’t realize the ways in which they’re losing money. Let’s take a …

Need Money on the Side? Try These Simple Tricks

Cam Norris October 13, 2020

Everyone knows what it feels like to be a bit short on cash. If you find yourself a bit light on cash before payday, you might find yourself wondering how to make some money quickly. Some might joke that there are no legal ways to make quick money on the …

Budgeting the Old-Fashioned Way: Tried and True Methods for Saving

Cam Norris October 6, 2020

There are always new and flashy ways to save popping up online and crowding finance sites. You’ll see articles explaining some new type of savings account or investment strategy that the authors promise will have you seeing huge gains on your money. However, these are often flash-in-the-pan flukes, weird schemes, …

Living Well on a Budget: Why Not Both?

Cam Norris September 29, 2020

People often describe saving money and living frugally as “making sacrifices” and “going without”. However, we tend to resent those depictions. It’s completely possible to save money without being bored out of your mind. Here are our tips for saving and living it up all at the same time. Get …

A Beginner’s Guide to Investing

Cam Norris September 22, 2020

Investing your money is one of the best ways to put your money to work for you. Today, we’re going over some of the basics of investing and what you need to know to get started growing your finances. If you’ve ever considered investing money in the stock market but …

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Finding a Job that Pays You What You Deserve
Cam Norris September 1, 2020

Finding a Job that Pays You What You Deserve

Everyone knows what it’s like to feel stuck in a dead-end job. You’re working your hardest, trying to get ahead, and yet you’re still making the same amount of money as the people who work half as hard as you. By the time you get your paycheck, it’s already been …
Simple Ways to Start Saving Money Today
Cam Norris August 25, 2020

Simple Ways to Start Saving Money Today

Everyone wants to save more of their paycheck. Whether you make minimum wage or six figures, it pays to be able to save money. If you’re looking for some quick ways to save a few bucks, you’ve come to the right place. Today, we’re looking at some simple ways for …
Getting Out of Debt Without Going Crazy
Cam Norris August 18, 2020

Getting Out of Debt Without Going Crazy

One of the most agonizing things about being in debt is the feeling of barely treading water. You make money, that money goes into your debts. The needle barely moves as interest digs into your income. How can you get out of debt without going crazy from the time it …

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Finance Basics: The Importance of a Budget
Cam Norris July 21, 2020

Finance Basics: The Importance of a Budget

You’ve probably heard the term “budgeting” before and not given it much thought. Yeah, people budget for things, so what? However, if you’re not using an actual budget, a document with your finances on it, then you might be mismanaging your own funds. Having a working budget with your income …
Saving Tips to Make Your Money Stretch
Cam Norris July 7, 2020

Saving Tips to Make Your Money Stretch

When money is tight, it can seem hard to make it stretch to cover all of your expenses. It’s even harder to picture your limited funds getting you the fun things you want to buy, let alone food and gas money. That being said, we’ve got some simple tips to …
Budgeting with Cash: The Cash Diet Method
Cam Norris June 30, 2020

Budgeting with Cash: The Cash Diet Method

Having a credit or debit card is very convenient for a number of reasons. However, using a bank card can make it difficult to visualize your money. When your funds are just numbers on a screen, you might be more likely to spend money in frivolous ways. Some people swear …

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How to Save Money by Avoiding the Routine
Cam Norris June 19, 2020

How to Save Money by Avoiding the Routine

It’s easy to get caught in your same old spending habit. However, your habits could be keeping you from effectively saving. If you’re the kind of person who finds yourself getting paid and then unable to figure out where all your money went, this article is for you. Avoid Shopping …
The Practical Guide to Quitting Your Job
Cam Norris June 16, 2020

The Practical Guide to Quitting Your Job

Sometimes, your job just isn’t working out. Whether it’s your paycheck, the work environment, or your boss, something isn’t clicking. Sometimes it’s a combination of some or all of those elements at once. No matter the case, you want out. You need to quit, but you’re not sure what the …
Stress-Free Retirement Tips to Get You Started
Cam Norris June 9, 2020

Stress-Free Retirement Tips to Get You Started

You know what’s better than investing in random consumer goods? Investing in yourself and your future. The best way you can do that, of course, is by saving for retirement. However, it seems like many younger people feel a degree of stress when they think about saving for retirement. While …
What You Need to Know About Credit Scores
Cam Norris May 29, 2020

What You Need to Know About Credit Scores

If you’re an adult with any interest in owning stuff, you’ve probably heard a lot about your credit score. You probably even know the basics: it’s an outline of how trustworthy companies think you are with debt. If you pay your debts on time, you’ll have a good score. If …
Budgeting the Easy Way: The 50/30/20 Rule
Cam Norris May 18, 2020

Budgeting the Easy Way: The 50/30/20 Rule

Budgeting isn’t easy. Not many claim it is! But, there are some easy ways to think about budgeting to make it more achievable in your own life. If you’re like most people, it can feel like your whole paycheck is gone before you even get a chance to see the …
Quick Tips: Finding the Best Credit Card
Cam Norris May 15, 2020

Quick Tips: Finding the Best Credit Card

From frequent flyer miles to reward programs to just building your credit, there are a number of reasons to want a credit card. Some people out there who could greatly benefit from a credit card might have never even considered getting one. However, don’t dismiss them out of hand. There …
How Do You Even Start Saving? Finance Tips
Cam Norris May 5, 2020

How Do You Even Start Saving? Finance Tips

When it comes to finances, it can be difficult to know where to start. How do you save money when everything’s so expensive? It can be very difficult to even begin saving, especially if you’re just starting out and living paycheck to paycheck. For many younger people, the idea of …