Dollars & Sense

16 Timeless Truths of Financial Freedom

16 Timeless Truths of Financial Freedom

By David Bach / January 8, 2022 /

Best-selling money expert David Bach shares lessons that you can use to live and finish rich. Take them everywhere you go to make financial freedom a reality for you.

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7 Ways to Save Money by Simplifying Your Life

7 Ways to Save Money by Simplifying Your Life

By Kacey Bradley / January 6, 2022 /

No. 1: Redefine what ‘enough’ means to you.

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10 Money Habits That Are Leaving You Broke

10 Money Habits That Are Leaving You Broke

By Tom Corley / January 3, 2022 /

Chances are you should be saving more and spending less. Instead of waiting for your situation to magically improve, take a hard look at some of the not-so-good money habits you may have developed over the years.

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4 Actionable Steps to Build a Positive Money Mindset

4 Actionable Steps to Build a Positive Money Mindset

By Lena Elkins / January 1, 2022 /

If you struggle with negative money mindsets, such as feelings of shame or lack of control, learn the steps you can take to reclaim your power.

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The Way You Talk About Money Matters—Here’s How to Change the Narrative

By Kindra Hall / December 31, 2021 /

gardless of the words you use, by now you can see these sentences for what they are: iceberg statements pointing to the enormous, hidden money story beneath the surface of our awareness.

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When Considering Your Investment Strategy, Keep These 3 Rules in Mind

When Considering Your Investment Strategy, Keep These 3 Rules in Mind

By Julien Saunders and Kiersten Saunders / December 29, 2021 /

How do you stay focused amidst a barrage of buzzy new investments and potentially life-changing opportunities?

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Build Better Habits to Reach Your 2022 Financial Goals

Build Better Habits to Reach Your 2022 Financial Goals

By Julien Saunders and Kiersten Saunders / December 27, 2021 /

As the new year approaches, it’s tempting to think about all of the ways you’re going to overhaul your life and make this “your year.” But before you go all out changing every aspect of your life, remember that trying to focus on more than one thing at a time can waste a lot of…

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The Golden Rules of Money

The Golden Rules of Money

By Julien Saunders and Kiersten Saunders / December 13, 2021 /

We all have taboos about money that make us uncomfortable discussing certain subjects, like how much we make, what we paid for our house or car, or how our investment portfolio is doing. Although the etiquette around discussing money is changing, many social cues tell us to avoid talking about the ups and downs of…

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How to Choose a Robo-Advisor

How to Choose a Robo-Advisor

By Julien Saunders and Kiersten Saunders / December 6, 2021 /

Robo-advisors are gaining in popularity, with about 3.5 million people using them as of 2021 and 5 million people estimated to be using them by 2025. Robo-advisors work by using algorithms proprietary to each company. They can be great tools for the beginning investor since they respond to market fluctuations in real time with portfolio…

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Face the Spreadsheets: Lisa Gilmore on Learning to Love the Financial Side of Her Creative Business

Face the Spreadsheets: Lisa Gilmore on Learning to Love the Financial Side of Her Creative Business

By Natasha Lavender / November 23, 2021 /

If you could talk about the creative side of your business forever but get tongue-tied when faced with profit and loss statements (P&Ls), you’re not alone—and you’re not doomed. Lisa Gilmore founded her interior design business Lisa Gilmore Design 10 years ago, when she was just 25. Her love of hot pink walls and tropical…

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