11 Ways to Invest in Real Estate (With or Without Buying Property)

11 Ways to Invest in Real Estate (With or Without Buying Property)

Real estate can be a very attractive investment, an it’s a key part of the portfolio of many millionaires. One of the great things about real estate is that there are many different ways to invest. However, if you’re new to investing in real estate, understanding your options and knowing which one is right for…

9 Signs You May Be Living Above Your Means (and What to Do About It)

9 Signs You May Be Living Above Your Means (and What to Do About It)

One of the worst financial mistakes you can make is living above your means. It doesn’t matter what your salary is, you should be spending less than you make in order to get ahead financially. Unfortunately, living above your means is a very common problem in our society. It’s easy to buy things on credit…

The True Costs of Owning a Home: It May Surprise You

The True Costs of Owning a Home: It May Surprise You

You’ve probably heard many people say “renting is just throwing money away” and buying a home is the better financial decision. That may be the conventional wisdom, but does that mean that it’s true? The problem with really common advice is that we often assume it’s correct, or absolute, without taking the time or making…

11 Budget Templates and Spreadsheets to Help Organize Your Finances

11 Budget Templates and Spreadsheets to Help Organize Your Finances

If you want to be in control of your money and make the most of what you have, maintaining a monthly budget is critical. The idea of creating and living by a budget may seem intimidating if you haven’t done it before, but it really doesn’t have to be that complicated. I have an article,…

90+ Budget Categories to Use with Your Own Personal or Family Budget

90+ Budget Categories to Use with Your Own Personal or Family Budget

Creating a budget is one of the first steps you should take for getting your finances in order. The process can seem overwhelming, but it isn’t difficult. One of the biggest challenges is knowing how to categorize your expenses to keep everything organized. In this article, you’ll find a list of more than 90 budget categories…