In the last post we talked about Baby Step 6, where Dave Ramsey suggests that you pay off your home early. We looked about both sides of the argument, talking about how a paid off house can give … [Read more...] about Dave Ramsey’s 7 Baby Steps: Step 7 – Build Wealth And Give!
One of the easiest ways to give a gift, particularly during the holiday season, is with the help of a gift card. Gift cards are rising in popularity because they are easy to give, and the recipient … [Read more...] about Giving A Gift Card? Make It Personal!
This time of year, we think a lot about New Year's resolutions, and what we can do to improve ourselves -- and our lives. While these resolutions can be helpful in improving your financial situation … [Read more...] about New Year’s Resolution: Giving More
One of the best gifts you can give to others is the gift card. I'm a big fan of gift cards. Unfortunately, no matter what you are buying, or where you are buying it, it always seems as though there's … [Read more...] about Gift Cards: Watch Out For Scams
As we all begin recovering from our Thanksgiving feasts, and possibly a Black Friday shopping trip or two, I thought today I'd take a step back and reflect on what's truly important in life this … [Read more...] about Appreciate What You Have, And Enjoy It!
Are you getting ready to provide gifts this holiday season? If you're anything like me, you've started your Christmas shopping already. I actually give gift cards a lot during the holidays. For my … [Read more...] about 3 Tips For Giving Gift Cards This Holiday Season
Tim Chen is founder and CEO of NerdWallet.com, a website that helps consumers to compare low apr credit card offers. Tim also educates consumers about credit cards and personal finance at the C … [Read more...] about One Casualty Of The Recession: Charities
This post is another installment in our recurring series, "Retiring Wealthy On An Average Salary". To see the other installments, please click on the link in the navigation bar above. The idea beh … [Read more...] about Retiring Wealthy On An Average Salary: The Story Of The Saving Secretary
Last week I published the first post in a series I'm calling "Retiring Wealthy On An Average Salary". The series is intended to give us a brief glimpse into the lives of some average people who made … [Read more...] about Retiring Wealthy On An Average Salary: The Story Of The Altruistic Educator