everyone knows the importance of preserving energy and how vital it is to do so if we want to lessen our harm to the environment. It can also be economical.
Car repair is one of life’s necessary evils. While no one wants to deal with the maintenance, it is essential to keep your car running and get you where you need to go.
It's getting more real. We leave for Italy in a few weeks, and not just for a vacation ...for four years.
Some may be destined for greatness yet it’s not due to luck. Successful people share a number of habits. Taking advantage of the morning hours is one custom that several of the greats have in common.
It may be the fear of the stock market collapsing. It may just be the need to diversify. Either way, here are 9 ways to invest without using the stock market at all.
A few thoughts on our move to Italy, and of course, the best in money and productivity.
There’s a phenomenon happening on college campuses throughout America, particularly in the heart of gender studies.
Having witnessed the worst years of the Great Recession during their formative years, millennials can sometimes harbor serious fears over investing in the stock market. If you’re in that demographic, here’s what you need to know.
For the small business owner, choosing the right insurance is vital. Not having enough coverage can bankrupt you. Here are five essential types of insurance that should keep you covered.
While the reaction in the markets to the Brexit vote has been mixed with the pound falling but business confidence apparently holding up well, what is less clear is what effect leaving the European Union will have on the average Briton.
The feedback was 100% positive on changing the layout of my weekend reading articles from many articles to a few great articles.
A colleague asked me a question that prompted this blog post. It's going to focus on my daily rituals and all of my most important daily habits.
No matter the size of your office, office supplies are bound to be a persistent cost and a real headache if you run out suddenly.
Here's a quick video about the origin of Halloween, and an awesome infographic that explains the economics behind Halloween.
As I continue to get feedback, I'm making a few more changes to my Friday roundups.
Email takes up a lot of time – especially if your job heavily involves the internet. These hacks will help you create a solid strategy.
The following are ten tips to help non-profits plan, organize and conduct successful webinars without breaking the bank.
Natural disasters are exactly that: disasters. And they can be devastating financially. These unexpected events are terrible, but we can take some of the hardship away by preparing up front.
Here is a truth that nobody wants to ever admit: if you’re diligent about tracking your details throughout the year, tax time isn’t all that big a deal.
I've got some great reads for you this week. I've also got a few promo codes for you.
There aren’t many of us who don’t have some bad habit we’d like to quit: smoking, sweets, shopping, nail-biting, porn, excessive checking of phones or social media, other distractions.
If you’re looking for a unique way to make money, consider starting your own massage therapy business.
If you dislike a desk job and consider most corporate jobs dull and uninspiring, this is for you.
This is how to make your massage therapy business a success.
Heat, water, electric and other utilities are all necessities, but that doesn’t mean you need to pay high prices for them.
There are a few things you can do to reduce the amount of money you’re spending on your bills.
Whether you're living paycheck-to-paycheck (hopefully not!) or living comfortably, you still want to save money.
To help you lower your monthly costs, we’ve compiled a bill-by-bill guide, complete with tips on what you can do to put more money in your pocket.
Welcome to another Friday roundup of the best articles I've been reading.
Are you planning to use this weekend to do something really awesome? Of course you are!
Feel free to comment and tell me how you're spending your weekend. We will be downsizing!
I'm going to share a simple philosophy with you today. But the impact it will have on your life is HUGE, if you apply it. Take two minutes to read about it and start applying it right now.
Americans struggling with substantial mortgage debt that exceeds the value of their home have several options, including a short sale, foreclosure, or mortgage restructuring. Traditionally, any of these options that results in forgiving or discharging some of the debt on their primary home results in a form 1099-C, Cancellation of Debt, from the lender.
The IRS considers most forms of cancelled debts, including mortgage debt, as income for the recipient. This can mean a tax bill of thousands of dollars, even if you lost the home in foreclosure.
The Mortgage Forgiveness Debt Relief Act of 2007 was passed at the height of the foreclosure crisis, gives homeowners tax relief from this forgiven debt. Here's what you need to know about the Mortgage Forgiveness Debt Act.
Attending post-secondary education such as college or university can be very expensive and often time’s students are left with large sums of debt after they’ve graduated.
To avoid going into debt after your done your post-secondary education, I’ve created a short list of 9 handy tips to help you save money while in university or college.
If there’s one thing I don’t like, it’s driving around town with my Dad when he visits. According to him, I brake too hard, sit too long at stop signs and drive (his words) like a grandma. Well excuse me for trying to be a safe driver!
Can you relate to this? There’s a term for people like this who have made it their mission to call things out as they see them. In the car, it’s called being a "backseat driver." A backseat driver is someone who dispenses ‘helpful’ advice as you drive. It’s just that the advice isn’t helpful or useful, it’s annoying and distracting.
You may remember this article
that we published.
It's about things you should do in your 20s to be a millionaire in your 30s.
Whether you want to be a millionaire or not, those things will help you reach your goals.
So why am I talking about some random article?
There are time management tips all over the internet, but they're often vague.
Here are some specific time management techniques that everyone can apply.