You can increase earnings to the moon, cut expenses to the Ramen level, and invest like Buffett…but don’t forget to have a critical eye out for scammers. A woman lost over $2,000 selling on Craigslist, a business owner’s computer imprisoned, and a couple’s identity in jeopardy.
Tiffany Aliche, better known as the Budgetnista, went from a negative $300,000 net worth to over 7 figures in just six years. Her journey is an amazing story of tenacity and hard work. She shares 6 heartfelt financial tips with her unborn daughter about Money, Self-Worth and Purpose.
The pursuit of happiness is a path riddled with potential missteps. You must truly understand how best to utilize money and the most valuable resource it can purchase. It’s not the house, fancy cars, exotic vacations, gadgets, designer clothing, or anything similar that will bring you lasting joy. I’m fairly certain, everyone will agree that this is the best investment money can buy.
Discover Runaway Expenses by comparing your cost of living to the average American. I’m walking through an exercise using data from the Bureau of Labor and Statistics with my daughter. We are going to compare our family’s expenses versus the averages from the Consumer Expenditure Survey. Go through the steps yourself and find areas of opportunity to cut costs or even reveal a philosophical vulnerability, as I did.
Every college applicant will ask themselves, “What Should I Major In?” Here is a practical method that some have used to go from minimum wage to over SIX figures in just 3 years. A degree with significant return on investment is one way to fast track Financial Independence.
Becoming a landlord and investing in rental properties was the worst mistake I’ve ever made financially. My story will scare you into thinking twice about trying to become the next “Donald” of your town.