How To Make A Budget (And Stick To It!)

How To Make A Budget (And Stick To It!)

2018 came as swiftly as it left and at the cusp of 2019, where do you want to see your finances in the new year? Maybe it is paying off outstanding debts, or opening up a retirement account, or putting more into emergency savings. In order to do any of this, you will...
Summer Spending With Kids

Summer Spending With Kids

When you have kids, summer can be an expensive time. There are so many opportunities for both you and your children, and it’s easy to slip into a spending trap. Even people who tend to be on top of their budgeting and track their spending habits can fall down when...
Do You Have an Emergency Fund?

Do You Have an Emergency Fund?

As much as we may want to believe that we’re financial prepared to handle an emergency, the truth is that many Americans go into debt as a result of unexpected expenses each year. Looking at medical emergencies alone, even those who have health insurance coverage can...
Goal Check: Are You Sticking With Them?

Goal Check: Are You Sticking With Them?

Recently on the Wealth Habits blog, we went over setting financial goals for the new year. By now, many people may have already abandoned their New Year’s Resolutions. In fact, you may be one of them. First, let me say this: it’s okay if you fall down every once in a...