Money, Passive income

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 …


Stay Motivated with Money While Using PSLF for 10 Years

Stay Motivated with Money While Using PSLF for 10 Years What in the world is PSLF? Not to worry! By the time you are done reading this post, you will not only know what the PSLF is, you will also learn how to stay motivated with your money if you decide to participate in it. For those “not in the know”, …

Credit Unions vs Bank: Which is best for you?

Credit Unions vs Bank: Which is best for you? Have you ever wondered if you should use a credit union instead of a bank for your financial transactions? With so many options available today it can be hard to choose which institution to use. While banks and credit unions have a ton in common, there are a few major differences …

26 Surprising Statistics About Welfare in America

26 Surprising Statistics About Welfare in America Most of us are aware that our country has a “welfare” system. But it’s not the same as what it once was. After the Welfare Reform Act of 1996, ongoing cash payments to the needy, summed up in the term “welfare checks,” were changed and the program gained a different name (more on …

The 8 Best Money Tools for Freelance Survival

The 8 Best Money Tools for Freelance Survival If you’re a freelancer, you’re well aware of the awesome perks of solopreneurship—working in your PJs, freedom and flexibility over your schedule, and the potential to earn more. Conversely, self-employment also comes with downsides. Primarily, the extra financial housekeeping that’s involved. Sending and managing invoices, saving for self-employed taxes, and budgeting on …

How to Navigate through 4 of the Trickiest Credit Situations

How to Navigate through 4 of the Trickiest Credit Situations Disclaimer: This post is sponsored by Lexington Law. Establishing an excellent credit history isn’t easy, and there may be some snags along the way. That’s especially the case if you’ve made some mistakes or your credit is suffering due to something outside of your control. Lexington Law can help you in …

11 Best Personal Finance and Investing Podcasts

11 Best Personal Finance and Investing Podcasts I’m always baffled by people who “don’t do podcasts.” When I ask why I hear a lot of the same responses. I’m a big advocate for podcasts, so naturally, I try my best to convince them to give it a try. Person: “I don’t have time.” Me: “What about listening to it on …