Money, Passive income

How She Thrifted to Help Pay For College

How She Thrifted to Help Pay For College Here is the article from Cailey, the second place winner of the 2018 Well Kept Wallet Scholarship! It’s no secret; college is expensive. Future students and their families will have to save for many years before they will enter those University doors. Throughout middle school and high school, I knew this expense …


Money, Passive income

How She Grew a Non-Profit Company By Selling Chocolate Bars

How She Grew a Non-Profit Company By Selling Chocolate Bars Here is the article from Katie, the first place winner of the 2018 Well Kept Wallet Scholarship! In the seventh grade, I was given the task to complete 10 hours of community service to be a member of the National Junior Honor Society. Around the same time, my mom’s coworker’s …


12 Best Online Checking Accounts

12 Best Online Checking Accounts Some people don’t bank online because they want to keep a checking account with a local bank branch. The problem is, some brick-and-mortar checking accounts come with hefty fees. When the fees don’t justify the benefits, it’s time to switch. The best online-only checking accounts don’t charge fees. And, mobile deposit and free ATM access …

20 Signs That You’re Financially Stable

20 Signs That You’re Financially Stable How can you know you’re living a life of financial stability? How can you tell if you’ve got work to do in creating financial stability? People have differing opinions on what financial stability is. However, you can watch for signs that can indicate you’ve hit the mark. The 20 signs we’ve outlined below can …