Have you ever done something completely right, but found yourself holding onto the metaphorical short straw? I just did. Here’s the story on how my bet on a job put … Continue reading Here’s what I learned after losing my job 3 days before my first house payment was due.
Now that we have purchased and moved into a new home, I have spent the last month getting the old house ready to rent. If you read any real estate … Continue reading Be a landlord, they said. It’d be fun, they said.
“If you fail to plan… then plan to fail.” Growing up, my mother used to tell me that. Success in life is granted to those who plan ahead. Even if … Continue reading What I learned by moving from my home of 5 years.
This morning, I was standing at my favorite hardware store buying paint and happened to overhear their morning staff meeting. One of the items that they focused on was encouraging … Continue reading 0% Interest = Same As Debt
I have been tasked with writing brief financial education articles for my 9-5 job’s monthly newsletter. Here’s my latest article highlighting some actionable and easy to do tips to get … Continue reading Money Corner – #2 – Boost your credit & make bills easier.
I have been tasked with writing brief financial education articles for my 9-5 job’s monthly newsletter. Here’s my latest article highlighting some actionable and easy to do tips to get … Continue reading Money Corner – #1 – Change your thinking.
Are you afraid of your 401k? You should be.
Rome wasn’t built in a day, and neither was my financial freedom. Here’s a few actionable tricks that I use every single day to make sure I am closer to … Continue reading Adrian’s 5 Secrets To Staying Financially Strong
Celebrating Martin Luther King Jr. Day, the life, and achievements of him and the American Civil Rights movement.
My debt free journey is nearly over. In an unexpected move, my debt free journey is ending without paying off my car. Here’s why.
From the years 2009 through 2011, I was in an abusive relationship, and I learned one crucial lesson that has affected every financial decision that I’ve made since: I learned … Continue reading “Poor” Does Not Discriminate
Celebrating the first day of the new year.