Categories Archive: Finances

  • Compare Yourself to a Millionaire

    Statistics of a Millionaire These statistics are taken directly from The Millionaire Next Door. Today about 80% of Americans are first-generation rich…

  • I Found Money and Something Else..

    Have you ever felt this way? Money is tight. It feels like Murphy lives in your house, and the world is against you. That?s how I felt five years ago. We were moving from upstate New York to New Hampshire.

  • How To Thrive ? The Steps of Success

    How do we know what is necessary to succeed? Maslow has the answers. Abraham Maslow created the Hierarchy of Needs, which he explained in his 1943 paper A Theory of Human Motivation.?

  • Why Do You Work?

    Why Do You Work? When asked this question most people hesitantly say, ?Well, for the money!?? as if it were obvious but not something they wanted to say out loud.

  • What I Learned from the Prosperity Game

    I like to look at the way I think about money. I?ve learned, through the process of becoming debt free, that each dollar counts. I can make the choice of what I want to do with it…

  • May Income and Expenses Report

    Every month I still create a budget, even though I?ve been debt free for three years. I print it out and put it on the refrigerator. It?s a constant reminder to keep on top of my finances.

  • 5 Tips for the Money Saving Mom

    Thanks to Alban for this guest post! Being a mom is a full time job, which requires a large set of skills. From entertaining to educating kids, moms need to be creative, patient, good at listening…

  • Invest Responsibly: Make the World a Better Place

    Thanks to Sharon Smith for this guest post! The economy is slowly turning around. It is now time to get back on our feet, take charge of our own finances, get out of debts…

  • 10 Money Saving Websites

    Everyone wants to save money, right? I find that saving money isn?t just about coupon clipping. Personally I don?t like to spend much time clipping coupons, because I could be working…

  • Does Money Grow on Trees.. Really?

    All my life I have been fascinated with money. I remember one day when I was about six years old my father told me, ?Money doesn?t grow on trees??. After I thought about it…