People hate budgeting or learning to make a budget (myself included). I mean really, really hate it. Maybe it’s the work it takes to track and categorize your spending. Maybe it’s the idea of restricting yourself from your full spending potential. Maybe it’s some core human aversion to thinking about money. Who knows… The thing […]
This year marked the 10th year of my government career. It was also the first time I was told my position was non-essential. So when the government shutdown due to lack of funding on Jan. 20, I was told not to report to work until Congress signed a budget. When the government is under furlough […]
Home, shelter, a house. A basic need we all have and one of the most expensive things we spend our money on. Housing remains one of the biggest expenses for most people and is inescapable. While it can be easy to spend less on food, clothing, and vacations … it can be harder to save […]
This is a guest post by Liz of Open Mouth Gets Fed who has come to share her knowledge with the Wealth Noir Community. If you have been paying even a modicum of attention to political news, you may have noticed that healthcare is a thing right now. So are taxes (especially since the Senate […]
The holiday shopping season doesn’t need to always turn into reckless spending on things you don’t need. With a little thought and effort, Cyber Monday and Black Friday can be a great time to invest in generating wealth. Find out how to maximize this time of year.