July 17, 2018
Bills are a lot like bad weather. They’re going to come anyway, so you might as well not try to
fix them, right? For some bills, that is the case. For others, you can make a drastic difference in your monthly budget with a little legwork.
One of the bills you can change is your car payment. Refinancing your vehicle loan can lead to a lower monthly payment, a shorter term, or both! This depends on a wide range of factors, including […]
July 13, 2018
You can still have fun this summer, even if you are on a budget! Consider these nine budget friendly ideas when planning your fun in the sun.
Check out neighborhood business freebies. This includes shows, demonstrations and activities that local businesses host to generate summer traffic.
Visit the library. You’ll find free crafts for kids, story time, discussion groups and other fun ways to enjoy summer at no cost.
Embrace the outdoors. Think hiking trails, beaches, scenic lookouts and stargazing in your backyard.
July 13, 2018
Is It Time to Stop Procrastinating About Your Financial Plan?
Some things to think about as you get started with your strategy.
First, look at your expenses and your debt. Review your core living expenses (such as a mortgage payment, car payment, etc.). Can any core expenses be reduced? Investing aside, you position yourself to gain ground financially when income rises, debt shrinks, and expenses decrease or stabilize.
Maybe you should pay your debt first, […]