Take control of your finances RIGHT NOW!

Being a millennial you have the choice to start being smart about your money and create a plan to lead a better life, or you be like millions of Americans who live paycheck to paycheck until retirement.

I don’t know about you but I would much rather go with the first option.  But, how do we get there?

It is not easy in today’s world.  We are continuously presented with the latest and greatest products that will make us feel better about ourselves if we buy.  From clothes to electronics to cars, etc…all of these products only provide a small stint of happiness but never a lasting effect.  What if we passed on these so-called needs and decided to start an emergency fund? pay off our debt? or even invest?

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Here are the money moves we’re making in 2016

2015 was literally the busiest year of our lives.

We faced:

  • Unexpectedly moving out of our apartment with 48 hours notice due to maintenance issues
  • Living with parents for the month of June
  • Changing jobs
  • Buying our first house (and the problems that come along with that)
  • Being asked to relocate across country for my new job, only to find out 24 hours later I could stay where I was
  • Buying a second car (with my new job I could no longer walk/ride my bike to work.)

We also had a lot of great things happen though, from vacations to a 76% raise when I changed jobs.

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