How Young Families Can Move Past the Living Paycheck-to-Paycheck Phase

When first starting out, many families get in over their heads, in their rush to buy a home and get established. This often results in a lack of savings for emergencies and living “paycheck to paycheck”.
When you live paycheck to paycheck, it can seem like you are struggling to get by. You may regularly wonder what would happen if you got severely sick or seriously injured. Financial concerns may keep you up at night, and you may not feel like you can afford to take a vacation or even a random day off when you feel run down. If you are tired of living this type of lifestyle, there are a few steps that you can take.

Americans Barely Keeping Afloat

Did you know that 44% of Americans are “liquid asset poor” i.e. live from paycheck to paycheck? If you have less than 3 months income in savings you are “liquid asset poor” and are just one set-back away from disaster.  If you are in this boat you are not alone. And it isn’t entirely your […]

Stop Living Paycheck to Paycheck

Many people live in a vicious cycle of not having any money just days after being paid. Then they worry how they are going to live until they receive their next paycheck. This creates stress and wreaks havoc on their lives. This feeling of helplessness is further escalated if an emergency arises and they have […]