How to spend what you don’t have without going broke

AJ & KJ: We were having a conversation about vacations with family the other day and the question came up “how do you take a last minute vacation, spend a few thousand dollars and NOT tap into your emergency fund?” … Continue reading

How you can afford to travel: 7 tips you should know

AJ: I found this article one day while mentally escaping from my hectic life on pinterest and thought it was a really unique perspective on one way you can afford to travel. She references a lot of the tried and … Continue reading

2016 proposed budget implications for young savers

AJ & KJ: Last week the President submitted his proposed budget changes and the implications for retirement accounts. Were the proposed changes to be approved, there are hefty implications for young savers and we’re covering a few that are especially … Continue reading

What makes you happy?

KJ: What makes you tick, what makes you happy, what gives you joy? Quite a loaded question I know! Well, let’s take a step back a little from the purely philosophical and look at it from the perspective of personal … Continue reading

Five smart ways to maximize your budget starting today

AJ & KJ: With a fresh start to the new year, here are some ways you can stretch the value of your dollars just a little bit more. Most of these are so simple, you’ll probably wonder why you haven’t … Continue reading