I remember when I was younger prior to being a homeowner, and was paying rent every month. I always wondered to myself, “Am I wasting my money paying rent for a house?” I wanted to buy a house badly because
If you are living paycheck to paycheck is a very stressful situation an emergency fund is probably something you can’t imagine. I know from experience how that feels. There is pressure to have that paycheck arrive on time. If it
I remember as a youth in high school my mom invested $100 in a mutual fund account with Franklin Templeton. I don’t remember for sure, but it was some sort of growth or income fund. I believe she gave it
You’ll notice that this article is titled, “creating a manageable budget”. Creating a budget is simple in theory. All that someone needs to do is write down amounts of money that they intend to spend on certain amounts each month.