10 Questions to Ask Yourself Before You Ask for a Raise

When was the last time you got a big raise? We’re not talking about the 3 percent raise you should get every year to keep your salary in line with inflation — we’re talking about a noticeable pay bump to reward you for all your hard work. Has it been a while? You may feel … Read more10 Questions to Ask Yourself Before You Ask for a Raise

Scribd Review: Best Alternative to Audible (includes free trial!)

Wish you could read more? Scribd is great easy way to read or listen to books.  I’ve loved how it’s helped me get more reading done. Learn all about it in this Scribd review — plus get a free trial too!   Several months ago, I happened across something called Scribd and it’s totally changed my life!… … Read moreScribd Review: Best Alternative to Audible (includes free trial!)

10 Smarter Ways to Save Money in Your Business

We often hear of the famous saying “a penny saved is a penny earned”. That notion truly applies in the business world. Not surprisingly, some of the world’s greatest businessmen are painstakingly frugal with the likes of Steve Jobs, Jeff Bezos, Warren Buffet, Mark Zuckerberg and Ingvar Kamprad of Ikea. I personally started my first … Read more10 Smarter Ways to Save Money in Your Business

How Projection Bias Could Be Destroying Your Finances

Have you ever gone grocery shopping on an empty stomach? If you’re like most people, you come home with all kinds of random junk food and disparate ingredients you have no specific plans to use, all because they looked good at the time. So when you decide to throw some “lightly…

How to Get Free Audiobooks: 7 Easy Options

Reading is one of the best habits of successful people. Bill Gates reads 50 books per year. Marc Cuban reads for more than three hours per day and Tony Robbins read 700 books over the span of seven years. You may love to read but either don’t have the time to read or don’t want … Read moreHow to Get Free Audiobooks: 7 Easy Options

How Paying Attention to Detail Saves Your Finances

They say the devil is in the details. When it comes to your finances, this can certainly be true. Each day, we have the potential to lose money simply because we aren’t paying attention. We pay too much for items because we don’t notice how much they cost. We lose money in fees or other … Read moreHow Paying Attention to Detail Saves Your Finances

Ask the Readers: What Small Thing Brings You the Most Joy?

People often say it’s the little things that make life worth living: feeling the wind in your hair during your afternoon walk, sharing a laugh with your favorite people, or enjoying a good book at the end of a busy day. What small thing brings you the most joy? What do you enjoy most about … Read moreAsk the Readers: What Small Thing Brings You the Most Joy?