How to Use Investing to Grow Your Money | Your Financial Goal for May | 12 Months to Get Good with Money

How to Use Investing to Grow Your Money | Your Financial Goal for May | 12 Months to Get Good with Money

https://youtu.be/VY-zyzo3Aak Hey reader, Welcome to the 5th installment of 12 Months to Get Good with Money, where I give you a small goal each month of the year to create change slowly in your financial habits. If you're new here, you can still catch up (like I said, these are small goals). Here's what we've [...]

How much $ do I need to retire? | Teachers Talk Money

How much $ do I need to retire? | Teachers Talk Money

https://youtu.be/Gl9g2xjNHtc Hey reader, I believe that thinking about the concept of retirement, and determining and estimate for the amount of money you need, is an important financial step, even for those who are nowhere near wanting or needing to retire. Planning for retirement is something that should start at the beginning of our careers, because [...]

Tax Answers | your financial goal for April | 12 months to get good with money

Tax Answers | your financial goal for April | 12 months to get good with money

https://youtu.be/TNS13owBvms Hey reader, April is here, and for many of us, that means tax time, so your goal this month will focus on how to handle either a) getting a refund or b) owing the IRS. Let’s recap what goals we’ve covered so far: In January, you made a budgetIn February, you determined some exciting [...]

Budget with Me April 2021 | Tax returns & many question marks

Budget with Me April 2021 | Tax returns & many question marks

https://youtu.be/UjeNZ6SWIdA Hey reader, As with these past few months of 2021, there's a lot that's up-in-the-air with my April budget. I feel extremely grateful for my third paycheck in January, the stimulus checks in January and March, and getting some of my stipends paid in February. This month, I'm also expecting a lump sum in [...]

Slow(er) Growth | March 2021 Net Worth Update | Teachers Talk Money

Slow(er) Growth | March 2021 Net Worth Update | Teachers Talk Money

https://youtu.be/mrlg3tOFUwg Hey reader, It's that magical time of the month again! I have come to really enjoy doing my net worth updates each month. Now that I'm at the point in my life where all of my shorter-term goals (debt freedom, beginning to invest, having my emergency fund, having my sinking funds, etc) are met [...]

Some thoughts about credit cards and building your credit score | Teachers Talk Money

Some thoughts about credit cards and building your credit score | Teachers Talk Money

https://youtu.be/jOjjA-OUWzA Hey reader, I wanted to dedicate another post to talking about credit cards-- as with most personal finance topics, my views are constantly evolving, and I wanted to address my own history, my thoughts about cutting up cards and opting out of the credit system, scores, and more. The info in this post is [...]

Your money goal for March 2021 | 12 months to get good with money

Your money goal for March 2021 | 12 months to get good with money

https://youtu.be/Dee6x-NvD2s Hey readers, I'm excited for you. This month's task will be a huge turning point, and the amount of effort is much less than when you had to make your first budget back in January. In January, you made a budget, and in February, you determined some exciting savings goals and some not-so-exciting savings [...]