The Maddy Money Show Episode 2: Sticking to a Budget

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

How Learning to Say “No” Can Help You Achieve Your Financial Goals

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

How Mint.com Saved Me from a Slow, Painful, Financial Death

No Mint.com did NOT pay me to write this. When you provide an amazingly useful product for FREE people will write and rave about you.  I heard about Mint.com in 2013 as a junior in college. I vaguely remember creating an account and feeling weird about giving them my debit card information. But I did…… Continue reading How Mint.com Saved Me from a Slow, Painful, Financial Death