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10 Ways to Get Physically Fit Without Spending Money on a Gym Membership

10 Ways to Get Physically Fit Without Spending Money on a Gym Membership

Tweet The 2009 Gallup-Healthways Well-Being Index found that out of the 673,000 Americans they interviewed by phone, 36.6% are overweight and 26.5% are obese. The survey, conducted between January 2008 and December 2009, notes that “59.2% of obese Americans exercised at least one day per week, compared to 69.9% of overweight people, and 73.8% of […]

Outdated Job Skills, Poor Job Performance, and Lack of a Plan Can Keep You From Getting a New Job

Outdated Job Skills, Poor Job Performance, and Lack of a Plan Can Keep You From Getting a New Job

Tweet I don’t have to tell you that the job market is tough out there these days and with unemployment at near record highs there are a lot of people out there looking for work. For many people the inability to find new work may come down to outdated job skills or a lack of […]

Five Free Online Applications to Help You Get Organized

Five Free Online Applications to Help You Get Organized

Tweet Disorganization is the pits.  It causes you to forget important dates, misplace your keys, and let money saving coupons expire before you get a chance to use them.  It wreaks havoc on your finances, puts strain on your relationships, and causes more stress than you need.  Rather than go another day living amidst chaos, […]

Couples and Money: Learn How to Stop Fighting Over Your Finances in Marriage

Couples and Money: Learn How to Stop Fighting Over Your Finances in Marriage

Tweet Married Couples Spend a Lot of Time Fighting About Money Apart from sex, money is one of the leading causes of stress in a marriage. When couples fight about money it’s not only bad for the marriage, but it can also lead to bigger financial problems as well. One of the problems is that […]

Your Financial Success Depends on the Clarity of Your Goals

Your Financial Success Depends on the Clarity of Your Goals

Tweet Clearly Defined Goals Will Help You Achieve Success I have discussed in the past the importance of setting and tracking goals and how it can affect your results on both a personal and financial level. I wanted to take a moment to discuss in more detail how goal clarity combined with a positive attitude can […]

12 Things Every Teenager Needs To Know About Money (And How To Teach Them)

12 Things Every Teenager Needs To Know About Money (And How To Teach Them)

Tweet This is a guest post from Grant Baldwin, the author of Reality Check, a book about helping students transition into the real world.  His new website, BrokePiggy.com, answers questions from teenagers about personal finance, savings, and all things money. This series “12 Things Every Teenager Needs To Know About Money (And How To Teach […]

Achievement Comes From Goal Clarity

Achievement Comes From Goal Clarity

Tweet I have discussed in the past the importance of setting and tracking goals and how it can affect your results on both a personal and financial level. I wanted to take a moment to discuss in more detail how goal clarity combined with a positive attitude can help you achieve better things both personally […]