• How to Start a Side Hustle and Make More Money

    One of the most important lessons I’ve learned through my own money journey is that the best way to reach any financial goal faster is to increase your income. Wanna pay off debt? Increase your income, and you’ll pay it off faster. Wanna save up to buy a house? Increase your income, and you’ll get […]

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  • How to Budget With an Irregular Income

    When I first started budgeting, I had a regular full-time job and knew exactly how much would be on each paycheck. I loved the sense of control that came with it. I knew exactly how much I made and how much I spent.  But within a few years, things looked very different. I had started […]

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  • 9 Reasons Your Budget Isn’t Working

    Like many people, my first attempts at budgeting were a complete failure. I would get really motivated to get my finances on track and spend a ton of time putting together a budget.  But then, one thing would go wrong, and I’d completely abandon the entire thing. It was an endless cycle that repeated itself […]

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  • How to Talk to Your Partner About Money Without Fighting

    In many relationships, money is a major point of contention. Couples fight about spending habits, overwhelming debt, and other financial struggles. Unfortunately, money can become a topic of resentment. When Brandon and I started talking about money, I didn’t want to fall into that trap. I wanted us to be on the same page and […]

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  • The Best Budgeting Apps for Couples to Manage Money Together

    Before Brandon and I got married, we struggled to find a budgeting solution that really offered everything we needed.  We weren’t quite ready to merge our finances yet. But we knew we were getting married, we had shared financial goals, and we wanted to be able to budget collaboratively. Now that we’re married and have […]

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