Finance

5 Things I’ve Learned from Personal Finance Bloggers

Although I’ve been blogging for almost 2 years, I’ve been reading personal finance blogs for many years. What I love about this community is that people are so open in regards to how they’ve achieved their goals and what mistakes they’ve made along the way. Most importantly, I love how the community challenges conventional thought,… Continue reading 5 Things I’ve Learned from Personal Finance Bloggers

Finance

The Facade of Having It All Figured Out

From the outside, most of my friends and family probably view me as someone who has her life together. Someone who has it all figured out. It certainly appears that way: I have a good career that I’ve stuck with for the last 18 years, I’ve owned my home for 16 years, and I’m on… Continue reading The Facade of Having It All Figured Out

Finance

Forget Retail Therapy – Try This Instead

We’ve all been there: Days where it feels like things aren’t going your way. One negative thought then leads to another and, before you know it, you’re looking for a quick pick-me-up. I know I’ve been there and can relate to how you’re feeling. The “I deserve it” trap is all too real. You know… Continue reading Forget Retail Therapy – Try This Instead