What to Do With a Raise: The 1% Method

What to Do With a Raise: The 1% Method

Around this time of year, people start talking about raises at work. I wonder what our increases will be this year and Do you think it’ll be the same as last year? are phrases that you hear people pondering out loud.…

What 5 Money Pros Are Doing With Their Tax Refund

We sure are getting close to April 18th! If you read Dealing with Financial Stress, you’ll know that I won’t be one of the roughly 80 percent of Americans who receive a tax refund.  On average, those who receive refunds…

Love Thy Money

Love Thy Money

I’m just going to come out and say it: I’ve got a fascination with money. Always have. Even before I understood that some people use money as a way to gain power or that others use it as a way…

The F Word

The F Word

No, not that F-word.  I’m talking about fear.  Fear of missing out.  Fear of losing money.  Fear of investing in stocks, real estate, or a business. The type of fear that the phrase “past performance does not guarantee future results” creates.  That type…