At a relatively young age, there are several decisions you must make that will set you on a certain path for the rest of your life. If that’s not daunting enough, add money to the equation — the frugal habits you learn (or don’t learn) now can affect the security of your finances well into your retirement years. “But I’m young, I’ll worry about that later,” you might try to argue.
My grandparents were married during the Great Depression. Their first few years together were spent in severe economic hardship, and the financial lessons they learned during that lean time never left them. They always had one car.... Read Post
Take inspiration from the Great Depression: Learn from the generation of the Great Depression by picking up some of their habits, such as making your own. There are plenty of items we can DIY and don't have to buy, including certain... Read Post
Our parents teach us many things, from healthy habits to money matters. Mine, for one, were pretty frugal, and I learned by example the value of replacing only when necessary and forgoing a spending spree. The money lessons I learne... Read Post