7 Money Mindset Shifts

Money mindset is one of the biggest things holding people back from financial confidence. Whether you're a business owner, stay at home parent, Average Joe, or anywhere in between, money is important. We need it to live — to pay for housing, medicine, food, and other necessities and desires. Yes, desires. You deserve nice things, … Continue reading 7 Money Mindset Shifts

How Minimalism Can Help You Spend Less

Live more and spend less — that’s the simple idea. It’s no secret that today's society places value on piling up the possessions and spending more than we need. Ultimately, this can clutter our lives and weigh us down. Minimalism encourages you to make conscious efforts to live simpler and value the things that are … Continue reading How Minimalism Can Help You Spend Less

Today is Day One

If you could not fail What would you do if you had the time, money, and energy to do it? If you knew you could not fail? Learn a new skill? Spend more time with your kids? Take a family vacation? Take a vacation by yourself or with your spouse? Write a book? Lose 50 pounds? … Continue reading Today is Day One

Total Money Makeover, Week 4

It's week four of my Total Money Makeover, and I had my first Financial Peace University class this week.  The class only has three people attending, myself and a newly engaged couple.  The instructors seem very nice!  The FPU class consists of watching a DVD of Dave Ramsey doing the lesson each week, followed by … Continue reading Total Money Makeover, Week 4

Minimize your budget with Gillian

Today's post is a guest blog by Gillian at Drop that Debt!  I also wrote a post for her blog today, which you can read here. Hey all! I'm Gillian and I blog about personal finance over at Drop that Debt. It seems that Caitlin and I both started blogging and reading each others blogs … Continue reading Minimize your budget with Gillian