How We Fool Ourselves Into Thinking We’re Saving Money

How We Fool Ourselves Into Thinking We're Saving MoneyThe desire or need to save money can be so great at times that we’ll try just about anything to do it.  And not all of those money decisions are smart ones.

Sometimes we realize our mistakes just moments after we’ve made them.  Other mistakes take us years to realize.  It can be easy to fool ourselves into thinking we’re saving money when we’re not.  I know because I’ve done it.   Have you? Read more…

You Have Time to Save Money

You Have Time to Save Money

Life is busy. Work, school, activities, volunteering, hobbies, kids, pets… they all take time.  Throw in unexpected illnesses, car repairs and home improvement projects and you’ve got a lot to do. It can seem like you don’t have time to save money.  But you do.    You will either find a way or find an excuse. […]

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The Struggle to Maintain

The Struggle to Maintain

I’ve paid off $40,000 in debt.  I’ve lost 30 pounds.  And during those processes, I was often reminded of how paying down debt is a lot like trying to lose weight. It’s easier to get into debt than it is to pay it off.  It’s easier to gain weight than it is to lose.   It’s […]

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