9 Easy Ways To Boost Your Net Worth Before 30

Learn 9 ways one man was able to reach a 6-figure net worth before his 30th birthday.

Today is my 30th birthday. I remember turning 20 thinking how far away this day seemed. As I reflect back over the last decade, it feels like that day was just yesterday. Seriously how does time seem to move faster as we get older? It’s crazy! I don’t want to go all philosophical on ya, […]

19 Money Questions To Ask Before Marriage

Considering getting married? Make sure you ask these questions about money first.

If you’re here it’s because you’re either married, engaged, or hoping to be married someday. And that’s great! There’s nothing quite like finding the person you want to spend the rest of your life with and actually making it official. I speak from experience when I say some of the best life moments happen within […]

Life Insurance: What To Get & How Much

Life insurance is not something most people want to even think about in their 20’s. And I get it…Insurance in general can be confusing as hell. Plus when you’re 20-something that feeling of invincibility can lead you to believe that you can get around to buying life insurance later. However, life insurance is a crucial […]

The Equifax Data Breach Settlement: Can I Really Get $125?

Back in 2017, a data breach at Equifax put more than 145 million peoples private information at risk by compromising their Social Security numbers and other personal information. Just a few days ago, the Federal Trade Commission announced that it had reached a settlement deal with Equifax and a few other key organizations in this […]

How To Deal With Financially Irresponsible Parents

Being the first in your family to build wealth can cause a lot of stress. One of the ways is in having financially irresponsible parents that may ask you to take care of them in the future. Learn how to have that conversation here.

Growing up money was never talked about in my house. As a kid, the only thing I knew about money was that we didn’t have any. I mean there’s really no way to hide it when utilities are being disconnected and you have to do everything from taking a shower to eating dinner at your […]

Travel Hacking: How We Take Free Trips…and How You Can Too

How to start travel hacking and take your dream vacation for free

Today is the day there will be a major pivot on this blog going forward. If you know our story, you know that we paid off $61,000 worth of debt in only 16 months. (Long story short: we realized we were broke on our honeymoon then bossed up and paid off our debt) After paying […]

4 Simple Wealth-Building Habits You Need To Master

Looking to develop good money habits but confused onwhere to start? Here are the 4 basic money habits everybody should master.

Over the years, I’ve learned that building solid wealth-building habits is actually pretty simple. That’s not to say things are always easy though. And I mean yeah certain parts can seem overwhelming at first. Especially when you’re just trying to find simple solutions for your money problems. Not to mention there are just so many […]

30 Money Goals To Hit Before 30

30 FINANCIAL GOALS YOU NEED TO MAKE SURE YOUHIT BEFORE TURNING 30

So as I go into the last month of my 20’s, I’ve spent a lot of time reflecting on some of the choices I made during the last decade. I made a lot of financial mistakes like: Going into credit card debt Overdrafting my account more than I can remember Financing a brand new car […]

Should You Focus On Spending Less Or Earning More?

Should you focus on saving more money by spending less or finding ways to make more money

Man oh man! It’s time to jump into a topic that’s always a little controversial in the money world. The question is: is it more important to spend less money or make more money? Now I gotta preface this post by saying that I completely get the extreme examples on both sides of the spectrum. […]

Tips For Buying Your First House

Think you're ready to buy your first house? Check out this guide for potential first-time homebuyers.

Buying your first house is a huge deal! And the worst thing you can do is rush into that process without having the proper knowledge (or enough money). It’s been a year since we bought our first house and let me tell you it’s been a huge responsibility. Thankfully we haven’t major problems but our […]