5 financial tips I’m glad I knew in my 20s

Because my dad is a financial advisor, I’ve been hearing about financial planning since I was a kid.  For instance, there’s a very distinct memory of road-tripping from Pennsylvania in a car without AC while my father explained the difference between a Roth and traditional IRA.  I think I was about 12. Now in my…

Budgeting | May 2018

May was our first month of Dave Ramsey-style budgeting.  We did a rough budget in April, but it wasn’t as accurate as it could have been, not to mention the trip to Ireland throwing some things off–no grocery expenses, but more spending money. I receive my paycheck on the 15th and the 30th.  Prior to…

Financial Peace University

Hello again!  It’s been a busy few months–much more on that to come!  In celebration of our recently slightly-more-free schedules, I’m happy to discuss one thing we just finished up: Dave Ramsey’s Financial Peace University. Financial Peace University (FPU) is a nine-week course offered by Dave Ramsey, a financial professional with years of investing and…