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Have you ever felt “stuck” in life? Have you ever found yourself asking, “Is this really all there is?” or “Will I ever actually be able to reach my goals?” Lately, I have been feeling “stuck” and frustrated in many areas of my life. In terms of finances, I...read more
The average cost of wedding invitations in the U.S. is nearly $700. This may not seem like much compared to the cost of other aspects of a wedding (there are $8,000 catering minimums?!?), but the “little” things add up. When you’re planning a wedding on a tight...read more
As an HR professional, I’ve heard the question “which health insurance plan should I choose?” more times than I can count. The answer is a common one in all things HR: it depends. The best plan for your particular situation is based on how often you go to the...read more
Millennials are often given terrible financial advice, and many high school and college students don’t know the first thing about personal finance. When I became friends with my good friend Neva, I observed the financial decisions she made and I was surprised to see...read more
I recently read an article written by a fellow millennial who stated that any 20-something who has savings is doing something wrong. The article infuriated me, and I certainly wasn’t the only one who felt this way – numerous articles have already been written in...read more
*Disclosure: This post contains affiliate links. Someone recently asked me if I feel like I’m missing out on the best years of my life due to my (extreme) frugal lifestyle. It’s a common misconception that you have to spend money in order to have fun and to really...read more
Hi there! I’m Jen. When I finished grad school, I found myself underemployed and buried in student loan debt. I became passionate about helping other young people make smarter financial choices. You CAN achieve financial freedom – I’ll show you how.
- My Student Loans64%
- Husband’s Student Loans50%
- Car Loan100%
- Emergency Fund100%