May 6, 2013
This may seem like an oxymoron, but the one person that taught me to be frugal is the same person that has an insurmountable amount of credit...
May 3, 2013
So did everyone get his or her tax returns? I know you all paid off bills or put that dough in very safe keeping, right? If you...
May 2, 2013
NEW YORK (MainStreet) — May is synonymous with college graduations. But since college graduation isn't always synonymous with "lots of money," consider learning how to become a clever...
May 1, 2013
I speak with many people who have little margin for error in their monthly budgets; they are concerned that they can’t pay their...
May 1, 2013
As usually happens when you become one, you begin combining your assets and your bank accounts. Well that is at least what my...
April 30, 2013
I used to worry about money. Then I got a girlfriend.
No offense, dear. Really. Our relationship is priceless.
But recalling those carefree (read: boring) bachelor days, it seemed an occasional meal out, movie ticket or round...
April 29, 2013
There are thousands of reasons I love living abroad. I can’t imagine life without Spanish wine, delicious tapas or a house five...
April 26, 2013
Do you ever look at the people around you and think, “Wow these folks are so disorganized; it’s no wonder their finances are a mess?” You know the people I’m talking about. You go to their house and they misplace their remote, their keys and...
April 25, 2013
About a week ago, I was sitting in a cafe while working when I overheard a conversation at the table next to me. It was three young ladies who I assume were in their...
April 24, 2013
Not long ago, I picked up my daughter from school and discovered that her entire class was punished because another child misbehaved and interrupted the day’s instruction.
After hearing her story, I recalled that the same classmate...