Month: April 2021

Bank Bonus from Aspiration Bank: An easy bonus to earn

New members who open a “Spend & Save Account” get $50 for signing up with a referral link. This is an easy bank bonus to earn. I sent the referral to my wife, and she did it too. Another $50 for me and $50 for her. $150 total,...

Should I Buy Pet Insurance? 3 Points to consider

One of my favorite sayings is “It doesn’t matter until it does,” and that’s what happened to my wife and me this past weekend. For a few days, our cat was very lethargic, curled up like a bread loaf most of the day...

How To “Manage Up” at Work

So, what is “Managing Up?” It demonstrates the ability to guide, instruct, and lead a team and or your own supervisor even though you are not in a formal management position. Simply put, managing your manager. Managing your manager? Yes, it can be as tricky as it sounds. You...

Tips & Tricks: How I kept my wedding under $6,000

Getting married can be expensive. First the engagement ring. Then the engagement party. Wedding Shower. Rehearsal dinner, etc. The expenses do not stop. There’s a lot of financial decisions to make. I make decent money and my wife is a young teacher, but we didn’t want to spend a...