"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 you don't entirely know where you're going--always be aware of where you don't want to be. Around January of 2018, the finish line of our [...]
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 their staff to promote the store's credit cards for their Fourth of July sales that are about to begin. I screamed inside. Do you know how [...]
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 started with your journey towards financial freedom. Enjoy! Want to boost your credit score, and make paying bills easier at the same time? [...]
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 started with your journey towards financial freedom. Enjoy! What comes to mind when you hear the word “budget”? If you relate the word [...]
Are you afraid of your 401k? You should be. Question: Do you know how many Americans have saved enough money into their 401k’s from their early 20’s into retirement age, and had enough money to live on in their golden years? Zero. Seriously. Zero people have ever done this. Nobody. Not a soul. To 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 being RICH than I am to being poor. Be specific, and be intentional. When setting a goal, it feels natural to make a proud [...]
Celebrating Martin Luther King Jr. Day, the life, and achievements of him and the American Civil Rights movement.