5 Keys to Improve Your Financial Health!

Here is a simple and to the point post for today regarding your financial health. I love talking about this subject as I have had my moments of struggle and still do by times but not like the past. 1. LIVE WITHIN YOUR MEANS – Spend less than what you earn. Never overextend yourself financially because getting out of that hole will not be easy. – Learn how to control spending in order to effectively manage your debt and live in good financial health. 2.…

Bond Investing – The Beginners Guide to Bonds!

Bonds can be great investments in certain situations. Here’s a quick crash-course on bonds and bond investing: What Are Bonds? Bonds are debt securities issued by governments, corporations, federal agencies, and more. Basically, they are borrowing your money for a predetermined interest rate and period of time. The interest payments are made over the life of the bond (typically interest is paid every 6 months), but the principal is paid back at the end of the term. The advantage of bond investing over stocks is…

Marie Forleo – Video – Women and Money: 3 Secrets for Building Serious Wealth

In this video Marie Forleo is interviewing Amanda Steinburg – CEO and Founder of DailyWorth.com. The subject of women and money is an interest of mine as I  have said for years women have been left behind when it comes to financial power and financial knowledge. The subject of women and finances first became an interest of mine years back when my daughter attended a seminar on budgeting….I encouraged her to attend this event as I thought she might be able to get a different…

Why Bother With Tips For Traveling On a Budget?

The key to traveling on a budget is to plan ahead and vacation within your means. When it comes to family trips, globetrotting, well-deserved vacations and/or going to see new places we have never been before, the reality of cost and budgeting is always in the back of our minds. Planning and spending your travel dollar wisely is a priority for most families. Curbing spending and costs, while still enjoying your vacation to its fullest, is the key to guaranteed success and fiscal responsibility. Your…

4 Practical Tips on How To Save Money For Your Future!

Saving money is not as difficult as we make it out to be, it all comes down to basically two things…Motivation and Commitment! What are the top reason or reasons you want to save money and are you commited enough to make it happen? In this post we are going to be discussing some simple and practical tips on how to save money for your financial future. In addition to putting money into a retirement fund or savings account, there are hundreds of ways to…