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How to Suck at Work-Life Balance

Balancing work, life and money takes constant effort, and it's not easy.

In a survey last week, I asked some of you: “What’s the biggest thing you’re struggling with in your life right now?” The second most common answer, behind only debt, took me by total surprise. Then again, I’m not sure why it took me by surprise, because if I had really thought about it, it’s […]

Six Ways to Have Better “Money Talks” with Your Partner

Talking about money leads to healthier relationships.

Most couples want to avoid tension, arguments, and—of course–breaking up. One way to do that, it seems, is to talk about money. Whether you’re married, engaged, or just starting to get serious with somebody, it’s a good idea to come clean about your financial situation, learn to share your financial goals, and start talking about […]

Better

Getting better at something is about setting goals, about tracking progress, but also looking at the present. Am I doing my best at this right now?

What do you want to do better? Why? What’s stopping you? Most of us want to get better at something, probably many things. Just look at all the financial goals we have. So today, I’m going to give you four things you can do—actionable steps—to make a 0.5% improvement in your life. That’s not a […]

Organize and Thrive: How Small Changes Now Can Better Your Finances Forever

An organized life, workspace, and financial plan can help you save more and get out of debt faster.

“Organizing is what you do before you do something, so that when you do it, it is not all mixed up.” — A. A. Milne Do you WANT to change your financial situation but wonder why you NEVER make progress? Are you always reading about how improve your finances but don’t even know where to […]