The Yakezie Alexa Challenge

I just joined the Yakezie Alexa Challenge! It’s a challenge for personal finance bloggers to get their ranking in Alexa to be under 200,000. I love a challenge so I was very excited. Then I checked my Alexa rankings! Alexa Traffic Rank: 3,187,042 Wow! I think my first goal will be to get to two […]

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What is Your Perfect Day?

You know exactly what you don’t want for your perfect day. But do you know exactly what you do want? There are so many choices it can be hard to decide. An exercise that I’ve used as a coach and has really helped me hone in on what I want personally, is called Your Perfect […]

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The Carnival of Personal Finance

I’e been included in the most recent Carnival of Personal Finance, the Blogthority Relaunch Edition. There are some great submissions this week so take a look! Here are a few that I enjoyed: LeanLifeCoach at Eliminate the Muda has a great post on Ten Motivational Tips To Achieve Your Personal Finance Objectives. I loved how […]

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Why YOU Need To Be a Millionaire

If you think that you will be ok financially without having at least a million dollars, you may be wrong. Why? Because in 1950 a million dollars was a huge amount of money. Today that million dollars is not worth the same. Our money loses it’s purchasing power. We all hear about inflation and how […]

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What Time and Memory have to do with Personal Finance

The Passage of Time When I first started my debt free journey, I remember saying to myself, Time is going to pass no matter what I do. That was a profound statement to me. I wanted to have a baby soon. It meant to me, that right now I could choose to be debt free, […]

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Who Else Wants to be Debt Free?

Imagine that you are swimming in debt, want to start a family and be a stay at home mom but realize there is no way possible that you could quit a job you hate because you make 2/3rd of the income in the household. What do you do? Cry. Feel horrible that you made bad […]

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Millionaire Series Part 1 – The Goal is Set – Now What?

This is the second article in the Millionaire Series Part 1. You can find the Secret to Goal Setting here. Now What? Once you have figured out where you are now, where your destination is and you have written them down in goal format, you may say, “Ok, but now what?” The next step is […]

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Millionaire Series Part 1 – The Secret to Goal Setting

Why do you need a goal? You need a goal for three reasons. So you know where you are currently, where you are going, and when you have arrived. It’s just like taking a trip. Let’s say I am in Atlanta, GA, and want to take a trip to Tokyo, Japan. Without knowing where I […]

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