Use your money to live a life you love.

Being "good at money" isn't as hard as it seems—and no, you don't have to give up your lattes to do it.

It all comes down to doing four key things, and they’re not that hard—promise.

Spend well.

Spending money isn’t a bad thing—as long as you’re spending on the stuff you really care about, and balancing it with your goals.

Save money.

Saving is the key to a lot of big goals, like travel, home ownership, getting a dog, and all that good stuff. Find strategies to help you save more, sans stress.

Make a budget.

It’s just a plan for how to use the money you get every month to maximize the happiness and security you can buy with it. Sounds good, right?

Invest your money.

Investing is so important for your future—and it’s not as hard as you think it is, thanks to advances in technology and non-snooze-inducing info.

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Wealthsimple Cash Review: Earn 2.4% on Your Money

Wealthsimple Cash Review: Earn 2.4% on Your Money

Wealthsimple Cash is a new spending and saving account announced in early 2020—and I've received more emails about it and whether it's a good fit for people than pretty much any launch in recent memory. That makes sense, because it's not just a savings account or just...

How to Update Your Living Room on a Medium Budget

How to Update Your Living Room on a Medium Budget

Some of the furniture in this post was provided by Article for review purposes. After living through a kitchen renovation last year, updating our living room was the last thing on my mind. Never mind that we were still using my husband’s old leather couch from his...

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