savings goals

Savings Goals - How to Get What You Want

Have lots of savings goals and not sure how to prioritize them, or even how to find money for them? Let me show you how to actually get where you want to go. Savings goals can be really exciting.  At the same time, they can be annoying…
money mistakes

Lighten Up! Everyone Makes Money Mistakes (A Sneak Peek at Some of Ours)

You're not the only one making money mistakes. People make money mistakes all the time -- a sneak peek at ours -- so lighten up about them! Money mistakes are not the enemy. Financial problems come and go, and you're always learning for how…
rental car fees

Hidden Fees Make Rental Car Quotes Bogus

I have rented a car three times in my life. The first was on a memorable first business trip to Fargo when I was 23 (a difficult feat, as rental companies get nervous about customers under 25). The second car rental was for the two days leading…
how to pay off your mortgage faster

Mortgage Hacks Breathe New Life into Your American Dream

Mortgage hacks for how to pay off your mortgage faster. Because nobody wants to be paying their mortgage for 30, or even 15, years! What exactly is the American Dream? This phrase used to loosely represent the ability for anyone to be born…
can't save money

4 Common Money-Saving Sabotages and How to Get Around them

Feeling like you're one of those people who just can't save money? Like, real money in a savings account? Read below to see if one of these money-saving sabotages is the reason. There are signs everywhere that show you how much money you…