Money Lessons: The $2 Cookie

Money Lessons: The $2 Cookie

The Two Dollar Cookie When I was seven or eight years old, and my brother was five or six, we were in the mall with my dad one day.  We walked by the Great American Cookie Co. kiosk, and like any good kid instantly wanted a cookie. Dad said we could each pick out a...
What Is Your Net Worth?

What Is Your Net Worth?

This post may contain affiliate links.  For more information, see my disclosure policy here. Do You Know Your Net Worth? Very simply, your net worth is all of your assets minus all of your liabilities.  This can be calculated for a business or a person/family. In...
Zero-Sum Budgeting

Zero-Sum Budgeting

This post may contain affiliate links.  For more information, see my disclosure policy here. Why Budget? Let me start by saying this:  Budgeting is not about deprivation or extreme frugality.  It’s about knowing where your money is going, allowing you to align...