money buys happiness

5 Ways That Money Buys Happiness (Sort Of)

It’s a question that’s been around forever – is it true that money buys happiness? The short answer is no. But there’s more to it. The link to increases in pay and increases in happiness is not correlated. Yet we are always striving to increase our income. Why? If you’re putting that money into savings that’s one …

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financial independence

How My Grandfather Taught Me About Financial Independence

This week I’m featuring a guest post! Ashley Chorpenning is a Finance Blogger with a degree from University of Cincinnati in Finance. She has a deep passion for helping millennials gain financial literacy and planning for their futures. Check her out at moneygravity.net!  When we are younger we look up to our parents and grandparents. …

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How to Declutter Your Home and Beat Stuffocation Stagnation (+ How to Declutter Your Life!)

If your home is a mess and you have too much clutter, your health is at risk. So is your wallet. A study shows that 84% of stressed out Americans say their homes aren’t organized or clean enough. Of those people, 55% say that it’s a source of recent stress. If you’re like most of us, your …

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How Much Money Can You Save By Creating Simple Rules?

Rules, rules, rules. They’re everywhere. Whether you want to save money or lose weight, there are rules to doing it. Last week I showed you how to budget without driving yourself crazy. Even though I simplified budgeting, there were still rules in there. It’s a great starting point. But what happens when the rules become …

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How Making A Prosperity Picture Will Get You Closer To Financial Independence, Faster

Are you working at a job you don’t like because you’re not financially independent? You’re not alone. The United States is the most overworked developed nation in the world. Also, working Americans expect to retire at 66. This is an increase of 3 years from 2002. This leaves us all wondering how we’re ever going to reach financial independence early. …

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money disorders

What Julie Cazzin Taught Me About Money Disorders, and What You Can Learn Too

Can you really make all your financial problems go away with a simple cardboard box? Recently, my wife and I started watching New Girl again on Netflix. We typically do this with shows we like – we’ll rotate and start them over from the beginning. Anyway, this episode was called “The Box” and was about …

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