A Values-Based Way to Build Your Budget

Let’s be honest: budgeting sucks. There’s a reason everyone (including me) dreads sitting down and figuring out a budget. It brings to light all the things you spent money on that you probably shouldn’t have, and in the end you’ve got a list of super-responsible stuff to spend money on instead. It’s the financial equivalent … Continued

Weighing a Job Offer? Look Beyond the Salary

You’ve been job hunting for months, and you finally receive a job offer. You’re desperate to get out of your current job, and the salary they’re offering looks decent enough, so you should just go for it, right? Eh, maybe. If you think of a job offer as a pie, the salary is but a … Continued

Investing: It’s Not Just For Rich Old People Anymore

  When you think of investors, what do you see? Men in suits strolling down Wall Street? The Sad Guys on Trading Floors blog? Your parents chatting on the phone with their financial advisor? A lot of Millennials don’t picture themselves as investors, and that’s a problem. According to a Facebook study on Millennials and money, our generation is 1.6 times … Continued