529 college savings plan as a single parent

My daughter is 6 years old, this means I have roughly 12 years to put together a college savings fund so she can attend a 4 year college. As a single parent with a single income this requires some serious budgeting adjustments on my part. What has made this easy for me was a non-negotiable attitude towards putting together a …

Turning my bad spending habits into silver

As a continuation of my post “Turning my Starbucks habit into silver” I have decided to extend and improve on my personal financial goal of investing in silver and improving my spending habits. As November comes to an end my goal to avoid Starbucks and reallocate that money to buy silver coins was a success. This success has prompted me …

On average do women outwork men?

Ladies, do you feel you outwork your male counterparts? The numbers suggest that you do. According to The Bureau of Labor Statistics’ Time Use Survey for 2010, women use more of their time working, doing household activities and taking care of their children than men do. No guys, we are not lazy, well not all of us, but statistically on …