Automate Your Way to Wealth

There has never been a more convenient time to manage one’s wealth. With online accounts and apps right on your phone there’s no excuse as to not managing your finances on a regular (if not daily) basis. But even though you should be checking your accounts regularly they should also be automated, whether it’s the extra monthly payment to pay down debt or the recurring transfer into your investment accounts.

What Are Your Financial Priorities?

When it comes to building wealth having the right mindset and making sacrifices play a huge role. Since most young people have a buy fun stuff now, invest later mentality, both mindset and sacrifice fly out the window. And while having a wealth accumulating mindset and making necessary sacrifices are required to reach financial freedom they’re not always the easiest thing to do when you’re young and living your life.

Peace of Mind with an Emergency Fund

Nearly 80% of American workers live paycheck to paycheck. According to a study done by CareerBuilder, and that number is most likely higher for young people. That means that most Americans could not afford one bout of illness, an unexpected expense, or anything else life could throw at you without it setting them back big time. That’s a lot of stress running in the back of your mind knowing that

Budgeting Will Make You Wealthy

Now I know that is a bold claim, but hear me out. For most young people budgeting is a boring financial tool that no one really does. Or it’s something that the government tries to do but can’t do very well. Heck, even a lot of older adults don’t budget, and these folks aren’t exactly financially independent. Quite the opposite, actually. Most are living paycheck to paycheck, and the only