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Created on Thursday, 28 January 2016 / Financial Fitness Blog
Tags: Smart Saving, Money Management
Many responsible adults are saving for a dream: financial freedom. While financial freedom is something incremental rather than a destination or arrival point, it’s certainly a worthy aspiration ... [ +++ ]
Created on Monday, 17 November 2014 / Financial Fitness Blog
Tags: Simple Saving, Smart Spending, Money Management, Trustworthy Advice
I frequently get questions about how to invest and build long-term wealth. If you really want the secret of wealth-building, you have to be prepared for a simple, boring, tried-and-true answer: saving. ... [ +++ ]
Created on Wednesday, 13 August 2014 / Financial Fitness Blog
Tags: simple saving, money management, smart spending, buying happiness, mind and money
... things, making life more enjoyable and meaningful. (1) Federal Reserve Bulletin, Changes in U.S. Family Finances from 2007 to 2010: Evidence from the Survey of Consumer Finances. Federal Reserve ... [ +++ ]
Created on Wednesday, 16 October 2013 / Financial Fitness Blog
Tags: Financial Fitness, Buying Happiness, Fun Finance, That’s So Money, Blogger Interview
You know the only thing that makes me sad when I read these inspiring posts of people getting out of debt, or paying off their mortgage by the time they’re 35, or other amazing accomplishments? The part ... [ +++ ]
Created on Wednesday, 07 August 2013 / Financial Fitness Blog
Tags: Trustworthy Advice, Financial Fitness, That’s So Money
Summer can get the best of anyone, even those of us normally considered ‘on top of it’. Something about the heat frying your brain and the long days that give you that false sense of endless time to be ... [ +++ ]
Created on Wednesday, 29 May 2013 / Financial Fitness Blog
Tags: Financial Fitness, Buying Happiness, Mind And Money, Simple Living, That’s So Money
Nicole Ouellette and Alice Kaiserian are monthly contributors to the Wealth Gathering blog with a column we like to call ‘That’s So Money.’ Think of this blog as combining personal finance and social media ... [ +++ ]
Created on Tuesday, 23 April 2013 / Financial Fitness Blog
Tags: Easy Investing, Money Management, Financial Fitness, Asset Allocation, Retirement
Life is full of to-do lists, whether they’re electronic, on paper or in our heads. If you’re not contributing regularly to your IRA, why not get that off your list? Take the opportunity today to set up ... [ +++ ]
Created on Wednesday, 17 April 2013 / Financial Fitness Blog
Tags: Simple Saving, Money Management, Financial Fitness, Simple Living, Defeating Debt, That’s So Money
Nicole Ouellette and Alice Kaiserian will be a monthly contributors to the Wealth Gathering blog with a column we like to call ‘That’s So Money.’ Think of this blog as combining personal finance and social ... [ +++ ]
Created on Tuesday, 02 April 2013 / Financial Fitness Blog
Tags: Simple Saving, Money Management, Financial Fitness, Blogger Interview, Fun Finance
Jacob is the author of iHeartBudgets.net, a personal finance blog dedicated to putting the "Fun" back in Fundamentals of Finance. He is a husband, father, and avid budget nerd who actually spent his recent ... [ +++ ]
Created on Wednesday, 20 March 2013 / Financial Fitness Blog
Tags: Simple Saving, Money Management, Financial Fitness, Defeating Debt
Emergencies are no picnic. There’s nothing like the dismay, panic and anxiety, followed by that rush of adrenaline to solve the problem. No solution can mean double the emergency. With finances, unfortunately ... [ +++ ]
Created on Wednesday, 20 February 2013 / Financial Fitness Blog
Tags: that's so money
Nicole Ouellette and Alice Kaiserian will be a monthly contributors to the Wealth Gathering blog with a column we like to call ‘That’s So Money.’ Think of this blog as combining personal finance ... [ +++ ]
Created on Wednesday, 13 February 2013 / Financial Fitness Blog
Tags: Behavioral Economics, Money & Meaning, Financial Fitness, Buying Happiness, Mind And Money
There’s nothing like a good buzzword. Here’s one that’s more valuable than you think: behavioral economics. It holds a surprising answer to why, despite all good intentions, careful planning and firm resolve, ... [ +++ ]
Created on Thursday, 17 January 2013 / Financial Fitness Blog
Tags: Fun Finance, That’s So Money
Nicole Ouellette and Alice Kaiserian will be a monthly contributors to the Wealth Gathering blog with a column we like to call ‘That’s So Money.’ Think of this blog as combining personal finance and social ... [ +++ ]
Created on Tuesday, 15 January 2013 / Financial Fitness Blog
Tags: Buying Happiness, Money & Meaning
You’ve probably heard it said that money doesn’t buy happiness. Is this true? Actually, there is a connection between money and happiness—but it’s not what you might think. Today’s blog is a roundup summary ... [ +++ ]
Created on Tuesday, 08 January 2013 / Financial Fitness Blog
Tags: Financial Fitness, Money Management, Simple Saving, Trustworthy Advice
The fastest way to find the right answers is to ask the right questions—or at least ask enough of them. Good questions are homing devices for finding solutions and answers. Asking, “Am I ready to invest ... [ +++ ]
Created on Wednesday, 26 December 2012 / Financial Fitness Blog
Tags: That’s So Money, Trustworthy Advice, Money Management, Fun Finance, Mind and Money, Financial Fitness
Nicole Ouellette and Alice Kaiserian will be a monthly contributors to the Wealth Gathering blog with a column we like to call ‘That’s So Money.’ Think of this blog as combining personal finance and social ... [ +++ ]
Created on Wednesday, 19 December 2012 / Financial Fitness Blog
Tags: easy investing, money management, trustworthy advice, investment costs, asset allocation
There’s a difference between wanting to do something and actually doing it. Procrastination is common when the road ahead is murky and unknown—but then you miss the ultimate victory: the “I did it!” So ... [ +++ ]
Created on Wednesday, 21 November 2012 / Financial Fitness Blog
Tags: thanksgiving, thankful, money. happiness, wealth, family, friends
“Daddy, what are you thankful for?” my five-year-old asked. We were at the breakfast table with my youngest, age two, after a hectic frenzy getting ready for school. This direct, innocent question was ... [ +++ ]
Created on Wednesday, 14 November 2012 / Financial Fitness Blog
Tags: survive, thrive, retirement, savings, money management, organize, spending, saving, earning, wealth, emergency fund, purpose goals, income
Ever approach a complicated task with apprehension, only to find that it became simple once you understood it? For many people, getting a handle on their accounts works that way. In earlier blogs, I talked ... [ +++ ]
Created on Thursday, 25 October 2012 / Financial Fitness Blog
Tags: j money, budgets are sexy, blog, interview, baby, self employment, business, blogging, saving, spending
J Money is a full-time blogger in the Washington DC area. He talks about money with a tongue in cheek attitude that his readers can smile about. You can find him on his blog budgetsaresexy.com, on Facebook, ... [ +++ ]
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