Let’s talk about side-hustles. In my recent interview on Eric Garza’s, A Worldview Apart, I talk about how having multiple side-hustles allowed me to pay off my debt much faster. Side-hustles can be a huge boost to achieving any financial goal. If you are thinking about a side-hustle, definitely read on, as not all side-hustles are created…… Continue reading Side-Hustle 101
It has been a huge couple weeks for Maddy Money. So many things have happened! I am no longer anonymous, which means you no longer have to see a photo of a pig anymore. My name is Adenrele “Addy” Adewusi and I am the voice behind Maddy Money. If you want to learn more about…… Continue reading The 3 Things I Needed to Learn Before I Could Start Achieving My Goals
Episode 2 is here! On this episode of The Maddy Money Show, I drop some serious T on what I do to stick to my budget. Everyone teaches how to MAKE a budget, no one talks about what needs to happen to STICK to a budget. Sticking to a budget is not easy. I have…… Continue reading The Maddy Money Show Episode 2: Sticking to a Budget
Have you ever made a financial decision based on guilt and/or pride? Making money decisions based on emotions rarely helps me achieve my financial goals. They usually end up messing with my budget and setting me back. Through experience, I learned I needed to eat some humble pie, swallow my pride, and start saying “NO.” I had…… Continue reading How Learning to Say “No” Can Help You Achieve Your Financial Goals
When I first realized I had to start taking my finances more seriously, I started by creating a zero-based budget. A zero-based budget is one where, at the beginning of every month, I take my monthly income and allocate every single dollar to a budget category (groceries, cell phone bill, eating out, savings, debt payments,…… Continue reading How I Switched My Money Mindset From Scarcity to Abundance
Impulse purchases are the dynamite that blows up any budget. I made one this week. I was cruising through town with a friend that wanted to innocently check out a few stores. $100 later I am recovering from a retail coma. $78 out of the $100 was a Halloween costume from a store that does…… Continue reading Impulse Purchases 101
It’s Friday! That means Q + A with Maddy. You can always submit your question to be answered by me anonymously by submitting here. Hey Maddy, Below is a proposal I just sent to my Spouse. We are finally both earning again, and I desperately want to get back on track with our finances. What…… Continue reading Friday Q + A with Maddy!