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Benefits of Having a Health Savings Account

Written: By Brittany Mack 

A health savings account (HSA) is a tax-exempt account you establish with a qualified HSA trustee to pay certain medical expenses you incur. 234 more words


How Long Should My Life Insurance Last? (Part 4 of 5)

Now that you are ready to buy term life insurance, the last step is to figure out how long the policy should last.

Quick Recap… 446 more words

Emergency Fund


So, if you goal is to be wealthy then the fist thing that you need to understand is that the money you have is the best investment of your current time and you need to pay yourself first. 598 more words

One More Dollar Each Week

I am an accountant by trade– which means that I am your stereotypical “dork.” I follow a detailed monthly budget, balance my checkbook religiously and have a never-ending love for creating the most elaborate Excel spreadsheets my little mind can dream up. 234 more words


Dave Ramsey Plan

Mr. Wanderlust and I have been doing the pre-workout, so to speak, on our student loans and the big bad adult world as a whole. Part of this journey was putting together a budget. 833 more words

My Learnvest Adventure, part 2: New Banking System

***I have not received any sort of compensation from Learnvest (or anyone), nor did they solicit a review.  This is my actual experience as a real human woman trying to figure out how to be not broke.*** 898 more words

Financial Recovery

Financial Goals for 2015 - a bit late

Many of you posted these the first few days of January, and some at the end of December. Well, I am about 3 weeks late – however better late then never. 156 more words