Living on a fixed income poses a significant challenge for many retirees. Unless you're willing to work part-time in retirement, once you leave your career behind, your options for generating extra cash will be limited at best. That's why it's vital to stretch your existing budget to the greatest extent possible. Here are a few ways to reduce your expenses in a big way.
I was recently unpacking boxes from my move from NYC to Florida when I came across a note pad where I had jotted down some life goals. I couldn’t help but smile when I realized nearly everything on the list had been accomplished! I wanted to take a moment and write this letter to share the importance of writing down LIFE GOALS.
What does “being frugal” mean?
During your free time, either after work or during the weekends, how often do you end up spending an embarrassing amount time getting into a rabbit hole of videos or articles? For me, I have been known to venture into a rabbit hole of watching old Duke basketball highlights for longer than I am willing to admit.
Resourceful Ways to Earn Extra Money
Unless you are one of lucky few than have a fat wallet and bank account that resembles a phone number, odds are that you are always looking for ways to save a little extra here and there and grow your monthly income any way possible. Beginning a taking on a side job in addition to your 9 to 5 job may sound like a daunting tas
The following article was published in Forbes Magazine on February 28, 2017, and was written by Joanna Belbey.
How often do you find yourself at the end of the month pondering how you didn’t meet your savings goal? Ideally, this would never happen but life is often unpredictable and more expensive than what you had budgeted for. Below are some items that you may want to think twice before reaching for that shiny credit card.