What Is A “Money Mindset”?For years, I’ve written and spoken about the importance of being aware of and understanding your money mindset because your money thoughts create your money results.  Check out my latest podcast interview with Christie Ruffino!Your money mindset is made up of sub-conscious beliefs about money in general, and your personal finances

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What Is An I-Bond?The Inflation Conversation’s Creating Curiosity For series I-Bonds.  Here’s What You Need To Know About Series I-BondsWe haven’t had the “inflation conversation” for 40 years.  Now that it’s top of mind, I’ve been getting many questions about series I-Bonds.  What are they, and how do they work? Here are some pros and

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When Will The Stock Market Drop End? “Will stock market volatility end” is a question I am asked frequently.  When we go from a relatively calm period in the stock market to one with big swings, investors get concerned.  Stock market uncertainty is difficult to stomach, even for the most seasoned investor (and their advisor).  If

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3 Strategies To Lower Your Cost Of Living and Beat Inflation Without Sacrificing Your Lifestyle Is it costing you more to buy food, gas, and other staples today?  If you answer yes, you’re not alone. Finding ways to lower your cost of living is the one of the most Googled topics from the past 12

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3 Simple Steps To Buying Your Dream HomeYour dream home.  Whether you’re buying a starter home or your forever home, knowing what you can afford is key to attaining your home ownership goal.  Getting the price right takes patience.  It’s a balancing act between what you can afford, what you want to pay, and what

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3 Easy Tips To Shrink The Gender Pay Gap And Stop Worrying About Money#1 Reason Women Worry About MoneyIn a recent Glamor Magazine survey, over one-third of female respondents said the gender pay gap is the #1 money roadblock that keeps them from attaining their goals and living their dream life.  To honor Women’s History

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3 Steps To Make Your Retirement Years Your Best YearsHow To Give Your Retirement Years Purpose and MeaningWant to make your retirement years your best years?  Of course!  For many, the day you put the hammer down and leave your job behind is something you planned and looked forward to for many years.  Staying active

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Are You Worried About Cybercrime? Here are 5 tips to stay safe online.Hacking is real.  Just ask anyone who discovered their computer, device or email was hacked.  How does it happen, and what can you do to protect your data and devices from hacking and cybercrimes? The best defense is a strong offenseRecently I sat down with

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Concerned About Inflation? 5 Tips To Help You Navigate UncertaintyAre you concerned about rising inflation?  You may notice it’s become the daily headline, almost replacing “the virus”.   Inflation hasn’t been a topic of conversation since 1982.  Remember the late 70’s? Double digit inflation, double digit unemployment and double digit mortgage rates.  My first mortgage in 1979

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What Would YOU Like To Know About Money?How much is too much debt? What is net worth? Should I save for retirement or pay down my mortgage? If you have money questions, you’re not alone. In fact, questions about money are one of the most frequent internet search topics.Want to know my #1 money question? It’s

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Getting Engaged?  Now’s The Time To Talk Money With Your HoneyIt’s Valentine’s Day and love is in the air… Are you getting engaged?If you’re getting engaged on Valentine’s Day, you are not alone. According to a Love To Know article, roughly 10% of all couples initiate their plans to tie the knot on Valentine’s Day. If you’re

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Have the last couple of years put your dreams on hold? Here’s 3 great reasons to have a bucket list!

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