How to Stay in Shape While Social Distancing

As a part of the COVID-19 response, many people have gone without the gym due to government restrictions. But that’s no excuse to give up on your fitness goals! There are plenty of great ways to stay active, from working out in the backyard to setting up a personal gym in your spare room. Check … Continue reading How to Stay in Shape While Social Distancing

Growing Your Home Business When You’ve Outgrown Your Space

If your house is starting to split at the seams due to a growing home business, it might be time to look into some new space to accommodate your needs. The adage, "you've got to spend money to make money," rings true. You can't grow a tree in a small pot; it needs room to … Continue reading Growing Your Home Business When You’ve Outgrown Your Space

3 Reasons To Review Your Free Credit Report Right Now

Your free credit report is a compilation of information about your financial history. The three bureaus, TransUnion, Equifax, and Experian, gather information about your accounts, available credit, credit usage, payment history, and the like. The bureaus take this information and give you your credit score, which lenders use to determine how much you can borrow … Continue reading 3 Reasons To Review Your Free Credit Report Right Now

Five Benefits of Financial Coaching

Financial coaching is still a relatively burgeoning industry. But even now there are thousands of coaches working with individuals and families to help them achieve financial freedom (and I’m thrilled to be one of them). Working with a coach is an investment, but the benefits of financial coaching go far beyond better budgets, paid off … Continue reading Five Benefits of Financial Coaching

How To Start Planning For Your Children’s Financial Future

Whether you are just beginning to plan for children or you just had a baby, this stage of life is an exciting time. It can also be financially frightening. You want to make sure your children will be financially prepared, and you might consider starting a savings account for their college funds. However, the first … Continue reading How To Start Planning For Your Children’s Financial Future

Why High-Income Earners Should NEVER Be Ashamed of Their Earnings

As a financial coach, I don’t just work with people in desperate situations. I frequently work with clients who are doing very well with money but are looking to do even better. These people have an incredible work ethic and desire to leave a legacy for their families and community. So what has struck me … Continue reading Why High-Income Earners Should NEVER Be Ashamed of Their Earnings

Is There Another Lockdown Coming? How You Can Prepare

We are nearing the end of 2020, but it seems like the distress is sticking around. Ever since mid-March and “15 days to flatten the curve,” we have entered some strange dream where things keep getting wackier and wackier. Worst of all was the COVID lockdown enforced in many states. Now, many of us wonder … Continue reading Is There Another Lockdown Coming? How You Can Prepare

What to Do After Your Business Fails

There’s nothing fun about watching your business fail. If your foray into owning your own company fell flat, you’re probably feeling pretty disheartened. However, there are ways to carry on and, if you want, try again. Here’s a look at how you can process your feelings, apply what you’ve learned, and embrace your future after … Continue reading What to Do After Your Business Fails

How to Bounce Back from a Job Loss

You’ve worked hard to grow your income, climb out of debt, and improve your financial footing. But now, the worst has happened: You lost your job. Is your hard work doomed to go down the drain, or is there a path forward on your journey to financial freedom, in spite of your job loss? How … Continue reading How to Bounce Back from a Job Loss

Cancel Student Loan Debt: A Financial Coach’s Perspective

It’s understandable why there is a strong sentiment to just cancel student loan debt, and this idea is growing in popularity. But is canceling student loan debt really the proper path to take? Will it actually solve anything in the long-term? As a financial coach, I say absolutely not. Before I get into this, I … Continue reading Cancel Student Loan Debt: A Financial Coach’s Perspective

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