Category Archives: Manage Your Finances

Seeing Things Through To The End

Seeing Things Through To The End

Ahh, spring! After the winter we had, spring is certainly welcomed by most everyone. With spring comes the warm weather, longer days and thoughts of the upcoming summer. While all of these things are good, they can also derail your studies. Trust me, I’ve been there before.Continue Reading

The Dangers of Earning More Money

The Dangers of Earning More Money

If you are starting to earn a little money from a side gig or are thinking about starting a side gig, you want to make sure you aren’t falling into this trap. Earning a little extra money hardly sounds like it is a bad thing. Who couldn’t use a little extra money in their pocket?Continue Reading

Using The Internet To Save Money

Using The Internet To Save Money

The internet is a wonderful thing. There is endless information and products to buy online. Saving money is fairly easy as well when buying online. A simple search for the store you are buying from along with the term “coupon” or “coupon code” will be able enough to save a few dollars. But did you know there are many other ways to save money online? Below I highlight 3 such ways.Continue Reading

5 Action Steps to Turn Your Idea into Reality

5 Action Steps to Turn Your Idea into Reality

If you are like me, you might have an idea, but aren’t sure how to bring it to market or what route you should take. While I can’t tell you exactly what you should do, I can give you some guidance that I learned over the years.Continue Reading

Being Smart With Student Loans

Being Smart With Student Loans

Student loans are an inevitable part of many college students lives. When I was an undergrad, I was lucky enough to only have taken out a couple of loans that were reasonable in amount. But when I went back to school for my graduate degree, I made a mistake that set me back many years financially – I took everything they gave me.Continue Reading

Why You Should Hang Out With Your Professor

Why You Should Hang Out With Your Professor

Let me start off by staying I don’t mean you should become best friends with your professor and hang out with him or her on nights and weekends. But, you should make it a point to visit them in their office during office hours and go above and beyond just attending classes. Why is this? Read on for the reasons.Continue Reading

Chase Sapphire Preferred Review: An In-Depth Look

Chase Sapphire Preferred Review: An In-Depth Look

Consumers are constantly assaulted with a barrage of credit card offers, and it is easy to feel overwhelmed when choosing a rewards card. Instead of being overwhelmed, savvy consumers take the time to review and compare the better offers. A great place to start is with a Chase Sapphire Preferred review by the numbers.Continue Reading

Finance Tips for the Everyday Person

Finance Tips for the Everyday Person

There are very few people who could honestly say they do not want more money. Whilst boosting the amount of money coming into your bank account each month is likely to mean more work, making your money work for you can take very little effort, and you will be surprised at how quickly it can add up.Continue Reading

Your Taxes: Do It Yourself or Hire A Pro?

Your Taxes: Do It Yourself or Hire A Pro?

When it comes to filing your taxes, it can be a scary thing. Especially the first time you are filing. Most times the fear is because of the unknown and the difficulty surrounding taxes and the tax code. I am here to tell you that filing your own taxes isn’t that difficult. In fact, it is fairly straight forward and easy, especially in your 20′s. Once you begin working full-time, have investments, a house, kids, etc. that is when taxes can quickly become a nightmare. But for now, filing your own taxes is a possibility.Continue Reading