Don’t Fall Victim to Financial Paralysis

financial paralysis

When it comes to our finances, it can be overwhelming, especially if you need to fix your current financial situation. You might ask yourself “Where do even I start, how do I begin? What if I don’t pick the best choice?” There are so many aspects to think about and so many ways to fix any given one of them, what’s the best one? You’re in financial paralysis.

Do What Others Aren’t Willing to Do To Be Successful

Do What Others Aren't Willing To

If you want to be successful, I mean really successful, you’ve got to be willing to do what others aren’t willing to do. Not just that, you need to block out the naysayers. Many people will say, “What do you know about doing x” or “You can’t do that”, but that’s only because they aren’t willing to do the work, you are. 

How Many Bank Accounts Should I Have?

How Many Bank Accounts Should I Have

How many bank accounts should I have? A question many of us ask ourselves. You can’t answer the question though until you know the types of accounts available, their uses, and which ones fit your goals and needs.

Learning to Tell the Difference Between Wants and Needs

Wants and Needs

Learning how to tell the difference between your wants and needs will help you see through the consumeristic culture and mass marketing campaigns that are desperately trying to separate you from your hard-earned dollars. It will help you become more mindful about your spending, which will help you live a richer life.

The NFL and IOU: 10 Debt Lessons You Can Learn from Football Players

NFL Debt

If you don’t know what any of that means, let me explain it another way: I played the nation’s most popular sport, and I did it very well for a little while. But then it was over because NFL careers average just over three years. I beat that limit, but I couldn’t beat time. Time has an undefeated record.

My years in the NFL taught me almost as much about staying out of debt as my subsequent career as president of So let’s kick off 10 Debt Lessons You Can Learn from Football Players.

How Many Credit Cards Should I Have? 5 Things to Consider

How Many Credit Cards Should I Have

Plastic is king and quickly replacing cash in most daily transactions. This shift in the mode through which Americans transact begs the question: How many credit cards should I have? The short answer is that it depends. The long answer is

Best Financial Podcasts

Best Financial Podcasts

We’re not suggesting you’ll gain all the personal finance information you need by listening to money podcasts (after all, we’re grateful you’re reading this article!). Still, we think you’ll benefit from diversifying how you learn about money to include podcasts, just as investors benefit by diversifying their portfolios. Ready to get started? Let’s turn up the volume and dive right in!

Rich vs Wealthy…What’s It Really About?

Rich vs Wealthy

Rich vs Wealthy…What’s It Really About? Mike Tyson, MC Hammer, Lindsay Lohan, and most lottery winners all have this one thing in common. They once were rich, and then they went broke. Overcome with spending; they spent more money than they had coming in and eventually they were left with nothing. So, what can we learn from them?