Month: February 2017

The Tax Refund Magic Show

The Tax Refund Magic Show

Congratulations!  You got a tax refund – the government ever so kindly returned some of your hard earned money to you!  How nice of them to hold on to it for you all year, waiting for the right time to give you back what you so generously lent them… wait a minute…

Saving for Retirement – The Basics

Saving for Retirement – The Basics

What you don’t know can’t hurt you – FALSE.  What you don’t know will almost certainly come back to bite you, especially when it comes to money. 

How I Threw a Wedding for 100+ People for under $10k

How I Threw a Wedding for 100+ People for under $10k

Learn how we threw our dream wedding on the water in San Diego for under $10k!

Improve your Credit Score (without paying a dime)

Improve your Credit Score (without paying a dime)

Credit isn’t about paying things off as quickly as possible, it’s about showing that you can be trusted with other people’s money over time – but there are a few loopholes along the way that can help you out!

Credit 101

Credit 101

This is a story about how I didn’t know I had a credit card for 4 years. Yes, you read that right, and no, I’m not kidding.  

How I totally screwed myself on my student loans (and how you can avoid it)

How I totally screwed myself on my student loans (and how you can avoid it)

I was a part of that lucky generation that graduated college to find ourselves in the midst of a housing crisis and the worst economic recession in decades – read on to learn about my struggles and triumphs with student loans!

Welcome

Welcome

Welcome to my trial and error financial education!