Money is not always an easy thing to manage. If you are on a tight budget, then any kind of unexpected expense could be the straw that breaks the camel’s back. Of course, some expenses don’t need to be paid right away, while others need to be paid immediately. The best thing that you can do here is to have some kind of rainy day fund to help you out when these expenses occur. If you don’t know what kind of expenses we are talking about that’s exactly what we’re going to be talking about. Keep reading if you would like to find out more.Continue reading “Preparing Yourself For The Expenses You Didn’t See Coming”
What is financial wellness?
Financial wellness is not a term you hear every day. Popular among those that practice it, financial wellness describes how well you manage financial expenses, emergencies and economic goals.
In a nutshell, financial wellness is all about your relationship with money, whether you’re a student, civil worker, or young, successful entrepreneur.
In all relationships, security takes pole position amongst our expectations. Many people feel deeply secure in both good and bad times if their partner is close by and responsive. (source: PsychologyToday)
The same happens with money; this makes financial security the primary goal of financial wellness, alongside good mental health and personal relations. (source: salaryfinance)
In this article, we tackle the meaning of financial wellness and explore some of its benefits. And in between, you will learn simple tricks that will kickstart your journey of financial wellness.Continue reading “The Importance of Financial Wellness”
Being able to craft and make things of your own is one of the best things that you can do with your time. After all, in a modern era where most of us spend our lives sitting in front of screens with our brains turned off, being able to make something with your own two hands that you can actually be proud of is a wonderful alternative.
That being said, what if you want to take things a little further with your crafts and actually start to earn some extra cash from it? More and more people are trying this out as an option but it’s not always easy. With that in mind, here are some things that you need to do in order to start making money from your crafts.
Boost Your Budget
Summer is in the air – the nights are lighter, the temperature is warmer and we’re all looking forward to vacations and evenings out. But all of those things cost money, so it’s little wonder that the approach of summer can also make financial demands of us. And if we aren’t prepared? Then it’s either a choice of missing out on those fun summer events, cute new clothes and fresh pedicure or drowning in debt. So don’t let being in the vacation mindset get you off track with your funds, by preparing for summer spending in advance and saving money once you’re there. Here are some ways to boost your budget in time for summer!