We’ve all been there before. You get a phone call from that special someone who desires to take you out. You make plans to meet downtown to grab a couple of drinks and appetizers. The music is right, the mood is sweet; and finally the check arrives. She looks to the left; and he looks to the right…so who is really responsible for paying? Continue reading
Does money really matter when selecting a spouse? The verdict is out on this topic. I posed this question to my colleagues and friends, both married and single, and was astonished by the responses I received. Many people said it did in fact matter, but differed on why. Continue reading
But a night of dining, entertainment and flowers can really break your budget if you are trying to make ends meet.
Do not let this Valentine’s Day break the bank. Here are some thoughts about what can you do to keep your money in check this year.
It may not sound like much, but thinking outside the box can help save money. In the process, you will also earn kudos from your valentine.
Consider planning a special day at home. Create a spa day by simply transforming your home into a spa. Decorate your home with rose petals, candles and chocolates to give it a special feel. Set up stations to include separate areas for pedicures, manicures and massages. >>>Continue Reading
Hey remember, there is life after Christmas – also bills and other obligations. So if you did not get a chance this year to set something aside to purchase Christmas gifts, it may not be a good idea to rob Peter to pay Claus!
You received the phone call everyone dreads – and you know why the caller is calling you. You answer the phone with a gloomy voice – “Hello.”
In your mind, you know what is coming next . . .
“Can I borrow twenty dollars?”
So what do you do? There are certain rules you must follow before lending your hard earned cash. Continue reading
It may be great that you earn a six-figure income, but if you live a six-figure lifestyle – the occurrence of one negative financial event can cause a financial downward spiral. Nothing teaches us this lesson more than the previous NBA lockout. Continue reading