New Year’s Resolutions: How to Keep Them

Every New Year is a chance for a new you and many people take advantage of that by making a resolution for change in the New Year. Common resolutions are to lose weight, get in shape, quit a bad habit or save money/control their debt. The first step on the road to becoming a new you is to make a plan. You can’t just say … Continue reading New Year’s Resolutions: How to Keep Them

Would you bet on your New Year’s resolution?

It’s that time of year again for the big Resolution. While it’s no secret that few actually follow through with their resolutions, would money incentives motivate you more to reach your set goal? Two apps attempt to help users do this through making a bet – where your money is literally put on the line to accomplish a certain goal. See if they are for … Continue reading Would you bet on your New Year’s resolution?

New Years Resolutions: Health and Wealth

With 2013 coming to a close, many people are looking toward a healthier and more frugal 2014. In fact, two of the most popular New Year’s resolutions year after year are to become a healthier individual and to improve one’s finances. Health and wealth can go hand in hand. Studies show that healthier individuals miss work less and also are more productive on the job, … Continue reading New Years Resolutions: Health and Wealth

Would you bet on your New Year’s resolution?

It’s that time of year again for the big Resolution. While it’s no secret that few actually follow through with their resolutions, would money incentives motivate you more to reach your set goal? Two apps attempt to help users do this through making a bet – where your money is literally put on the line to accomplish a certain goal. See if they are for … Continue reading Would you bet on your New Year’s resolution?

Five Financial Tips for the New Year

With 2012 just around the corner, take time to write down your goals and establish a budget for the new year. Here are five tips from CBS Money Watch to help you create a budget and keep on track with your spending for next year. Have a money buddy – A money buddy is someone who you can share your financial goals with. This person … Continue reading Five Financial Tips for the New Year