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  • 3 Apps to Help You Stay Healthy on a Budget

    3 Apps to Help You Stay Healthy on a Budget

    We all want to stay healthy and in shape, right? But some of the best ways to stay in shape are insanely expensive – think boutique gym memberships, personal trainers, and pricey meal plans. Well, never fear! I have put together a list of free apps that can help you stay on-budget without compromising your…
  • Surviving College

    Surviving College

    I’ll admit, it’s been a minute since I’ve been on a college campus. Actually, it’s been a bit longer than that, but those of us who have been there can all agree on one thing: it’s an exciting and somewhat expensive new chapter in life. Whether you’re heading off to college to live in a…
  • Common Cents Budgeting

    Common Cents Budgeting

    Many people think about creating a budget, but the thought of actually putting one together can appear daunting. I can tell you it’s really not that hard. Here are 5 tips to get you started on a basic budget plan:
    1. Begin with You in mind. That’s right, what is important to you? What…
  • What Brewing Beer Taught Me about Budgeting

    What Brewing Beer Taught Me about Budgeting

    Here’s a little story: when I first got my English degree, I never thought I’d have a job talking about money. I expected it to be more like Dead Poets Society – you know, flannel shirts, standing on desks, talking about poetry, all that stuff – but it turns out that even Robin Williams needed…
  • Inertia and Saving Money - What's the Connection?

    Inertia and Saving Money - What's the Connection?

    “Inertia – An object at rest stays at rest and an object in motion stays in motion.” – Mrs. Woods, my 7th grade science teacher. I’m sure you’re thinking, “Why is this guy talking about physics?” Stick with me, it will all make sense in the end.
    The most important step to saving money…
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