Do You Have TRUE Financial Success?

Do You Have TRUE Financial Success?

What do you think makes financial success? Do you feel that you are financially successful? Today, MoneyTips.com releases another one of its “Next Door” reports. The last report was about retiring; this new release is called The Millennial Next Door. The idea behind this report is to provide insight into what makes for financial success for

How I Save Money on Travel

How I Save Money on Travel

This post is part of the TaxACT How I Save blog tour which teaches you ways to keep more money in your pocket. Last year, TaxACT saved America over $240 million on tax preparation. How much can you save? To learn more about tips and strategies on saving, click here.  I’ve never been much of a penny pincher. Even in the days I was

The Importance of Knowing Your Financial Values

The Importance of Knowing Your Financial Values

Do you carefully consider what you want to spend your money on? Or do you spend on things you think you need without a second thought? Mindless spending isn’t going to get you closer to your goals, whether that means achieving wealth, traveling, early retirement, or being debt free. It’s only going to hold you

Financial Thoughts for Christmas

Financial Thoughts for Christmas

Merry Christmas! Have a few financial thoughts! It’s practically an obligation amongst bloggers that something be published for Christmas. Note that I don’t say “written.” I’m not writing this today. I often work every day, but not on Christmas. Christmas is my day to do absolutely nothing. I don’t make meals (there’s plenty of candy to go around), I

Home Business Taxes: Prepare to Meet with Your CPA

Home Business Taxes: Prepare to Meet with Your CPA

When meeting with your CPA about your home business taxes, it’s important to be prepared. Each year, I make the trek to my accountant’s office with my year’s profit and loss statement, and all my documentation. By now, I’m pretty good about bringing what’s needed, since I’ve been using an accountant for my home business taxes

On Thanksgiving: Gratitude and Your Finances

On Thanksgiving: Gratitude and Your Finances

One of the most interesting relationships is the one between gratitude and your finances. Most years, Thanksgiving is my favorite holiday. Thanksgiving at our place is usually a laid back affair. We have our favorite foods. We hang out as a family. We don’t adhere to a schedule. Being able to enjoy Thanksgiving, and take