Family Activities

How to create the ultimate movie night at home

Create the ultimate movie night at home instead of piling the car to the theater.  Movie night or movie weekends are the most fun at home. You can turn it into a huge family-time event with small appetizers, tasty popcorn, and mounds of pillows. Since Covid has been keeping us home, it’s good to be …

Parent Advice

How to build a stronger relationship with your teenager

Teenagers’ years can be difficult for parents. I think we have this idea that it’s going to be a challenge because of what everyone says. What surprises me every time is that some of the challenges my teen goes through, I’ve been through it. Also shouldn’t it make it easier for me, now that he …

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How to financially prepare for your child’s future

Making sure your child is ready financially is one of the most important things to do. As a parent, you want to make sure they’re ready even as a child for what’s in store for when they graduate high school. Financial planning means that they would have funds available for college, have a good understanding …

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Money-saving activities to do with your children

After so many birthdays and Christmases, there comes a time to teach your kids about money. To be honest, for children the topic of money is not fun in fact it’s quite boring. It is however important that they understand the concept and the value. You want to make sure the children grow up knowing …

Positive living

Mind Techniques to get in the right headspace before work

Going into work can be unpredictable. One day can be a good day another complete chaos. What matters most is the decisions and choices that we make throughout the day. The best way to make decisions is to be in a good headspace. What is the right headspace? It’s allowing your mind freedom to think …

Budgeting

What percentage of your paycheck goes to bills?

Determining the amount of money you should put aside really starts with how many expenses you have. It first begins with knowing what your actual income is, not the pretty number on your paystub. I’m talking about that other number that you sigh in disappointment wish you realized, yep, and those are the tax cuts.  …

Financial Advice

10 Steps to saving $10,000 in a year! The Fastest Way

What is impossible becomes possible when you take the first step. Is it possible to save $10,000, yes! There is $10,000 out there, and it just takes will, discipline and motivation. Put all those three in a blender, and that would be the healthiest drink you can take in the morning.  I believe after reading …