Why You Need an Emergency Fund

If you don’t have an emergency fund, you need to start working towards this right now! You’ll never hear me say this about anything else. Invest when you feel ready, buy real estate when you have the funds. However, creating an emergency fund is the opposite. You need an emergency fund now. Here’s why. WhatContinue reading “Why You Need an Emergency Fund”

How I Saved My First $50,000 at 20

There’s a lot of financial advice floating around on how to save money. Most of it includes things like cutting out your daily coffee, packing lunch to work or only buying items on sale. While these tips may help you temporarily save an extra $50 or $100, they are not going to help you saveContinue reading “How I Saved My First $50,000 at 20”

How Much Should You Spend On Rent?

Okay, I’ll admit – rent is a pretty boring topic. But, it is important to know how much should you spend on rent. The amount of rent you pay is important as housing costs can make or break your finances. Large, fixed costs such as rent, transport and bills can often dictate our budget. ItContinue reading “How Much Should You Spend On Rent?”