Credit Cards · Dividends · Investing For the Future · Saving · Student Loans

My (Late) Financial Goals 2017

Unfortunately this is only my second post of 2017 and almost an entire quarter has gone by without sharing my financial goals. However, 2017 has brought many changes including a change in the way I manage my assets and debts. With that being said: Get my student loan balance below $45,000. Last year I posted… Continue reading My (Late) Financial Goals 2017

Budget Apps · Credit Cards · Dividends

The Biggest Personal Goal: Paying Off Debt

Debt is an issue that many of us face but often times unwilling to be open and honest about it, even with spouses/significant others. I currently have a huge debt in student loans that would make anyone feel like the mountain is too high. I also have a credit card that for the first time… Continue reading The Biggest Personal Goal: Paying Off Debt

Common Shares · Dividends · Preferred Shares · Stock Market Basics

Stock Market Basics: Share Classes and Dividends

Last week I discussed stocks that were income-generating and how they pay dividends, but I didn’t explain that these companies sometimes have different levels of shares you can hold. I also didn’t explain what a dividend was. I’ll use today’s post to fill in those gaps. You know that feeling you get when you find… Continue reading Stock Market Basics: Share Classes and Dividends