The only debt I have is my mortgage. It’s the debt that keeps nagging at me and at times, keeps me up at night. Many people say that a mortgage is a good debt to have. It may be the best debt to have. But I hate having any kind of debt, including a mortgage.
My friend recently asked me about Life Insurance. She wanted to know which coverage she should get since she has 3 young kids and she is a stay at home mom. Her husband works full time and they have a mortgage. I think many people can relate to this family unit structure. She was concerned
This past weekend my family and I celebrated my sister’s 40th Birthday at Foxwoods Resort Casino in Connecticut. It was a surprise so she had no idea we would all be up there to celebrate with her. I was able to get a great deal on my hotel room because I booked it about a
Most of us have been in a situation where one of your friends has made it big. Or they just make more money than you do. Or you’ve been laid off from your job and haven’t found work for several months. Or you decided to have a family and now you can’t afford to spend
Today I have a great article from Skinny Flint about having regrets with your money. Missed out on that Bitcoin rocket? Still underwater when the market tanked in 2008? Maybe that college major you chose didn’t lead anywhere. Maybe you made a mistake a few years back and wish you had made a
If you are one of the lucky people who receive a raise and or a bonus at work or you just received a windfall and you want to spend that money more wisely, then this article is for you. Most people who receive a raise or a bonus tend to just spend on one thing,
I find that many people wonder why they don’t have any money. Or they wonder why they are always broke and barely living paycheck to paycheck. I heard something like 70% of Americans live like this. I know everyone has their excuses on why they are always so broke. There are a million reasons
I’ve always said money could never buy time or your health. But two nights ago I was in the Emergency Room at a hospital in Manhattan. My partner’s blood pressure was through the roof. He’s had a fever and a massive headache for almost two weeks. So he finally checked himself into the hospital. He
This weekend I bought the iPhone X. Yes, I know it costs over $1K (after taxes) but there were some rules on if someone should and can afford the iPhone X. Read more about that here. After all, this phone is a want and not a need. Can you really afford the iPhone X?
The holiday season is upon us yet again. It’s a great time to be with family and friends, but it is also that time of year when people tend to overspend on crap that they do not need. Or they spend too much money on gifts for people when they are already in massive