Why is personal financial health important, and how do you know when you’ve got it?

I share financial health tips, how to assess your own personal financial health with a personal finance health score, and OF COURSE, ways to increase it.

Popular Articles about Your Financial Health:

How Am I Doing Financially?

Always Broke before Payday? How to Change that.

Preparing for the Unexpected – How to Figure out the Numbers.

Stop Living Paycheck to Paycheck Tips

What is Net Worth, Anyway?

Screw Your Financial Statements. What are the Numbers Actually TELLING You?


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Scarcity Money Mindset (Tools to Shift You from Scarcity to Abundance)

Have you noticed that your money mindset -- your beliefs and attitude towards money -- needs a tuneup? Let's talk about tools to help you shift from a scarcity to abundant mindset. Most people need to work on their money mindset. Heck, I…
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USAA Health Insurance Review

USAA health insurance served us well when my husband lost his job. Let’s discuss who is eligible for their health insurance plan, coverage options, and more so you can make a decision. USAA health insurance really came through for me + my…
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Writing a House Purchase Offer? Three Things That You Should Highlight

Amanda's Note: This was provided by an online contact.  Jenna and Joe just got married. They are house-hunting with high hopes that they will find their home in the neighborhood that’s special to them. Luck seems to be on their side…
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What Kind of Grade Would You Get on Suze Orman’s “How Am I Doing” Segment?

Get the answer to your question 'how am I doing financially' by going through the different areas of your money life and figuring out how to “grade” it based on solidly researched metrics. Get a FREE money kit! Do you ever wonder "how am…
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Best Personal Finance Books of All Time to Improve Your Financial Knowledge

What are the best personal finance books of all time? Reading through this list of personal finance classics is like getting your GED in money. We're not born with money knowledge. Every time I've started to wonder how can I improve my financial…
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Life Insurance on a Budget – What is the Cheapest Life Insurance Policy?

What is the cheapest life insurance policy, and how can you buy life insurance on a budget? Let me walk you through your budget life insurance options. Life insurance isn’t a fun topic to discuss – we put the conversation off in our own…