Tagged: 401k

Tracking Your Net Worth 23

Tracking Your Net Worth

Today’s guest post is from a fellow superhero. Michael is the creator of Super Millennial. He teaches people how to evaluate their financial situation, simplify money management & automate their investments to reach their...

20 Budgeting Tips for Singles – A Bachelor’s (or Bachelorette’s) Guide 23

20 Budgeting Tips for Singles – A Bachelor’s (or Bachelorette’s) Guide

Last week, the state of Illinois finally passed what I would describe as a “Band-Aid” budget. While politicians largely celebrated this move and patted themselves on the back, their budget does very little to...

The SIMPLE Method to Achieving Financial Independence 9

The SIMPLE Method to Achieving Financial Independence

Over the past year, I have spent many hours reading about personal finance and investing. The biggest takeaway from this experience: I have learned just how much I don’t know about money and how...

7 Deadly Financial Sins to Avoid At All Costs 13

7 Deadly Financial Sins to Avoid At All Costs

This post, “7 Deadly Financial Sins to Avoid At All Costs,” was last updated on February 21, 2017. As a high school student, I was a bit of a nerd (I still am today!)....

A Detailed Guide to the Zero-Based Budget 8

A Detailed Guide to the Zero-Based Budget

Do you feel hopeless about money? Have you tried to make a budget in the past and bombed big time? In this post, we will take a detailed look at how to create a...

The Car Lease – The Devastating Costs of Luxury 13

The Car Lease – The Devastating Costs of Luxury

Yesterday, while driving around town to complete errands in my fuel-efficient, three-year-old Hyundai Sonata, I found myself waiting at a lengthy stop light. Naturally, the wait annoyed me to some degree, as I was the...